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Thread #162666   Message #3949444
Posted By: Vic Smith
10-Sep-18 - 10:21 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
PEDANTS' CORNER
Dick wrote:-
i uderstood that bob and ron copper and ther father an uncle....
Actually Bob & Ron were cousins, not brothers. Jim was Bob's dad and John was Ron's dad. This is a very easy mistake to make as you will find a number of places where Bob & Ron are referred to as "The Copper Brothers" - including the sleeve notes of a Tony Rose album.