Sorrowful Lamentation on the Recent Price Increases in Ales, Wines and Spirits, A
DESCRIPTION: Since Richie Ryan up'd porter to ten bob a pint, who could be blamed for buying "last night's left-overs." Father Matthew "tried to keep us off the booze " but the new price is more effective. This should improve the market for poteen.
AUTHOR: Jimmy Crowley (source: OCanainn)
EARLIEST DATE: 1978 (OCanainn)
KEYWORDS: drink humorous nonballad
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OCanainn, pp. 40-41, "A Sorrowful Lamentation on the Recent Price Increases in Ales, Wines and Spirits" (1 text, 1 tune)
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