Mudcat Café message #3589519 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #151087   Message #3589519
Posted By: Richie
06-Jan-14 - 02:59 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Child Ballads: US Versions Part 6
Subject: RE: Origins: Child Ballads: US Versions Part 6
The Didbin origin is attributed to Shay and I guess Coffin picked it up from Shay- I've looked through his complete works- nothing.

Perhaps the Blow high, blow low' title which isn't even close to the same song is what started this "rumor."

Richie