DESCRIPTION: "Now Mairins being old, and scarcely fit to walk aboot She hired a little girlie to sell her liquor oot, To sell her liquor oot and to serve her with the tea And she sold it to the customers for Mairins McCrie"
EARLIEST DATE: 1917 (GreigDuncan8)
KEYWORDS: drink age
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
GreigDuncan8 1879, "Mairins McCrie" (1 fragment)
cf. "The Bonnie Lass o' Fyvie" (tune, per GreigDuncan8)
NOTES: The current description is all of the GreigDuncan8 fragment.
GreigDuncan8: "The song is distinctly indelicate." - BS
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