Cape Breton Murder
DESCRIPTION: In Cow Bay on December 8, 1874 "this young man was led like a sheep to slaughter ... He was wilfully murdered"
EARLIEST DATE: 1951 (Creighton-Maritime)
FOUND IN: Canada(Mar)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Creighton-Maritime, p. 191, "Cape Breton Murder" (1 text, 1 tune)
NOTES [11 words]: Creighton-Maritime: The singer "said this happened during a riot." - BS
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