Brannigan's Pup

DESCRIPTION: Brannigan's pup fought "seventeen hours of battle." The dog was ugly to begin with, and scarred, but it would attack anything -- clothes, other dogs, a young girl's leg -- until at last it attacked an organ grinder's monkey and choked on the tail
AUTHOR: Gus Phillips
KEYWORDS: animal talltale dog
FOUND IN: US(MA) Canada(Newf)
REFERENCES (4 citations):
FSCatskills 122, "Ol' Mickey Brannigan's Pup" (1 text, 1 tune)
Guigne, pp. 260-262, "Mickey Mulligan's Pup (Brannigan's Pup)" (1 text, 1 tune)
ADDITIONAL: Lockwood Honore, Popular College Songs (Cincinnati: John Church Company, 1891 ("Digitized by Google")), pp. 84-85, "Brannigan's Pup" ("Ould Mickey Brannigan had a Bull pup") (1 text, 1 tune)

Roud #2971
File: FSC122

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