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Thread #51816 Message #791385
Posted By: Malcolm Douglas
25-Sep-02 - 08:17 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Redwing - East Anglian Song and Tune
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Redwing - East Anglian Song and Tune
I think they got that additional material from Iona and Peter Opie; it certainly wasn't part of the original parody (or, I think, sung to the same tune), which seems to have been very widely known in the 1920s and '30s.