Discovery of Newfoundland

DESCRIPTION: "The shades of Eve were falling o'er Atlantic's silent breast Around the 'Cabot Landfall' the wavelets lay at rest." The singer describes the Irish who explored Newfoundland. "Pat O'Dady" complains that Cabot got the credit for an Irish discovery
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1927 (Doyle1)
KEYWORDS: Canada humorous home travel
HISTORICAL REFERENCES:
1497- John Cabot's voyage
FOUND IN:
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Doyle4, p. 72, "Discovery of Newfoundland (1 text)
Roud #7293
File: Doyl4072

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