The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #11460   Message #85337
Posted By: Martin _Ryan
09-Jun-99 - 08:27 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Roy Roger Um / Hi Ho Jerum / Hi Ro Jerum
Subject: RE: ADD: Roy Roger Um
This song was collected from Irish travellers/tinkers. It's a version of "Dives and Lazarus". I'll have a listen to Pauline's version and try to make more sense of it - although, of course, the line-endings are not supposed to make sense, really!"