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GUEST,gutcher Origins: Tramps and Hawkers (159* d) RE: tramps and hawkers 10 Dec 13

"I canna raise the wind" I cannot earn, beg, borrow or steal sufficient money to meet my needs.
"Doss"   A doss house would be the same as a "model" lodging house ie. a cheap and probably communal hostel. Probably in the context of the song used as a generic term for a cheap lodging.

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