Rum Saloon Shall Go, The

DESCRIPTION: "A wave is rolling o'er the land With heavy undertow, And voices sounding on the strand, The rum saloon shall go. Shall go, shall go, We know, we know, A cry is sounding o'er the land, The rum saloon shall go." The song promises to lift the curse of drink
AUTHOR: Words: Jno. O. Foster/Music: Jno. R. Sweeney
EARLIEST DATE: 1888 (copyright claim)
KEYWORDS: drink political
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Randolph 333, "The Rum Saloon Shall Go" (1 text)
Roud #7805
File: R333

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