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Thread #19722 Message #908020
Posted By: Dave Bryant
12-Mar-03 - 04:24 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Jolly Rogues of Lynn
Subject: RE: song info: Jolly Rogues of Lynn
Doesn't sound like enough fat to me - the usual rule of thumb is two portions of flour (meal) to one of fat - by weight. A peck is normally a liquid volume measure equal to two gallons. You'd need huge thumbs to balance that volume of meal.