Mudcat Café message #431400 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #5468   Message #431400
Posted By: Hollowfox
02-Apr-01 - 03:18 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen/Raisins and Almonds
Subject: RE: Raisins and Almonds
I believe it's also in Theodore Bikel's book Folksongs and Footnotes (Meridian, 1960). I seem to recall that the mother and baby were in the temple because they were very poor, and didn't have anyplace else to spend the night.