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Thread #11353   Message #84126
Posted By: DonMeixner
04-Jun-99 - 11:32 PM
Thread Name: I give up. What's a HOGEYE?
Subject: RE: I give up. What's a HOGEYE?
Does Navvie further refere in William of Orange

"...were called navigators all ragged and torn,

Who built the Grand Trunk here and found a new home,

Where ever their children were born..."

to meanial laborers because that was the only work that immigrants could find?