The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #49761   Message #752832
Posted By: Kaleea
23-Jul-02 - 12:44 AM
Thread Name: Whiskey in the Jar
Subject: RE: Whiskey in the Jar
It is common for lyrics in a song to alude to another song, and yes, during the prohibition time (& later, too) folks would have a still, and the product was often sold in "Fruit jars" as in jars which might be used to "can" fruits, jellies & jams, veggies, etc.