DESCRIPTION: Recitation; the speaker praises the character of lumberjacks, despite their rough-hewn ways.
AUTHOR: Probably Marion Ellsworth
EARLIEST DATE: 1941 (Beck)
KEYWORDS: lumbering work nonballad recitation logger
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Beck 98, "The Lumberjack" (1 text)
NOTES: This, like the other pieces probably written by Ellsworth, does not seem to have entered oral tradition. - PJS
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