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Thread #110403   Message #2315865
Posted By: mg
15-Apr-08 - 01:47 AM
Thread Name: Law Officers in Songs &Children's Rhymes
Subject: RE: Law Officers in Songs &Children's Rhymes
Hm...the moonshine can..

I'd like to know how moonshine's made the magistrate did say
From yeastcake and molasses sure that's the proper way
From yeastcake and mollases sure that's the cutest plan??
The magistrate was happy then he took my moonshine can

Boston Burgler:

The judge he found me guilty the clerk he wrote it down
For robbing of that Union Bank you are sent to Charlestown

21 years..

The judge said stand up son and dry up your tears
You're sentenced to Dartmouth?? for 21 years

Black Velvet Band:
The judge he says my young fellow
You're sentenced to Van Diemen's land..
7 long years penal servitude....

Same old shilleguggiii me father brougtht frome Ireland..

I'm off to join the police force it's the only thing to do
Instead of having one night stick begorra I'll have two

Hills of Connemarra
Swing to the left and swing to the right
The excise man he'll dance all night

Streets of El Paso..was the law after him or bad guys?

Anyway, one little kiss and Felina goodbye.

Waltzing Matilda
Up came three mounted troopers Kelly Davis and Fitzroy
And that is how they captured him the wild colonial boy