Female Sailor Bold [Laws N3]
DESCRIPTION: (Jane Thornton) dresses as a sailor to seek her lover, a captain. When she reaches New York, she learns that he is dead. She serves at sea for several years before returning to London. There her sex, and eventually her story, are revealed
EARLIEST DATE: 1932 (Creighton-NovaScotia)
KEYWORDS: cross-dressing sea love
FOUND IN: Canada(Mar)
REFERENCES (3 citations):
Laws N3, "Female Sailor Bold"
Creighton-NovaScotia 34, "Female Sailor Bold" (1 text, 1 tune)
DT 591, FSAILBLD
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