Brother Jack, If You Were Mine
DESCRIPTION: The singer would give claret wine, good and fine, to Brother Jack. "Through the needle-ee, boys"
EARLIEST DATE: 1801 (_Youthful Sports_, according to Opie-Game)
KEYWORDS: drink playparty
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Bord))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Opie-Game 3, "Through the Needle-ee" (1 text)
cf. "Thread the Needle" (game) and references there
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