Green Peas and Barley
DESCRIPTION: "Green [hot] peas and barley O On a Sunday [Christmas] morning." "This is the way the teacher [gentleman] stands, Fold your arms and clap your hands"
EARLIEST DATE: 1907 (GreigDuncan8)
KEYWORDS: food nonballad
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (2 citations):
GreigDuncan8 1603, "Hot Peas and Barley Rock" (1 text, 1 tune)
Opie-Game 73, "Green Peas and Barley" (1 text, 1 tune)
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