Did You Never Hear of Donald Blue?
DESCRIPTION: "In Union Street as I walked late I met a man I never knew When I askerd his name, said he "For shame Did you never hear of Donald Blue?"
EARLIEST DATE: 1914 (GreigDuncan7)
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
GreigDuncan7 1456, "Did You Never Hear of Donald Blue?" (1 fragment)
NOTES [43 words]: The current description is all of the GreigDuncan7 fragment.
GreigDuncan7 refers to a 1797 chapbook including "Donald Blue" beginning "Thro' Deery town I rambled late."
For the association of "Donald Blue" with whiskey see "Whiskey Is My Name (Donald Blue)." - BS
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