Teapots at the Fire, The

DESCRIPTION: A midnight fire at Labor Union Hall. As the fire burns to the basement the local women, who are named, have their eyes on the teapots. Now, "In every home in St John's town, If you go in today, You'll find a fancy teapot in a cupboard stowed away."
AUTHOR: John Burke
EARLIEST DATE: 1964 (Blondahl)
KEYWORDS: theft fire humorous moniker
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Blondahl, p. 27, "The Teapots at the Fire" (1 text, 1 tune)
cf. "The Kelligrews Soiree" (tune)
cf. "Mariposa" (theme)
cf. "The Middlesex Flora" (theme)
cf. "The Old Mayflower" (theme)
cf. "The Irrawaddy" (theme)
File: Blon027

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