Jacky Me Lad
DESCRIPTION: Progressive rhymed chant: "Oh, Jacky me lad, he loved his dad, He put him in a peer flad [sic]; The peer flad it was so thick They put him in the bacon click; The bacon click it was so fat, They put him in old grand-dad's hat...."
EARLIEST DATE: 1955
KEYWORDS: nonballad nonsense humorous
FOUND IN: Australia
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Meredith/Anderson, p. 60, "Jacky Me Lad" (1 text, 1 tune)
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