Building a Slide

DESCRIPTION: "Come all you young fellows from near, far, and wide, And I'll tell you a story of buliding a slide." The singer describes the loggers on the crew, thinks they are nearly done with work, and joins them in drinking
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1962 (Fowke)
KEYWORDS: work logger lumbering moniker
FOUND IN: Canada(Ont)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Fowke-Lumbering #18, "Building a Slide" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #4386
CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "The Logger's Alphabet" (tune, chorus)
cf. "Chapeau Boys" (lyrics)
File: FowL18

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