Cabbage-Tree Hat, The

DESCRIPTION: "There's something neat in a cabbage-tree hat, When it fits the wearer's crown." All sorts of people wear them; they conceal social classes; even new chums learn about the headgear in order to blend in
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1970 (AndersonStory)
KEYWORDS: clothes worker
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Anderson-StoryOfAustralianFolksong, pp. 173-174, "The Cabbage-Tree Hat" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #9115
File: AnSt173

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