Mick Magee

DESCRIPTION: Magee is a dealer in tobacco and tea who does not bother with licenses. Accidentally taking his wares to a police station, he is pursued by the force. He lends his bag to a beggar and lets himself be trapped. Since he has nothing illegal, he is released
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1938 (Sam Henry collection)
KEYWORDS: commerce trick police escape
FOUND IN: Ireland Canada(Mar)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
SHenry H740, pp. 56-57, "Mick Magee" (1 text, 1 tune)
Creighton-SNewBrunswick 74, "Mick McGee" (1 text, 1 tune)

ST HHH740 (Partial)
Roud #2764
ALTERNATE TITLES:
Mick McGee
File: HHH740

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