James Munks's Confession

DESCRIPTION: Munks tells the story of how he turned from his parents' good ways. He killed Reuben Guile, took his horse and money, hid his body, and fled. Captured and taken, he has been sentenced to die. He now reveals details of the murder
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1939 (Eddy)
KEYWORDS: homicide execution robbery
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Eddy 113, "James Munks's Confession" (1 text)
ST E113 (Full)
Roud #4100
NOTES: This song is item dE40 in Laws's Appendix II. - RBW
File: E113

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