DESCRIPTION: Charles Lindbergh's baby disappeared from his home last night. The kidnappers "seek a large ransom." His mother wishes her baby would return but he is with the angels. The kidnappers will answer for this crime on judgement day.
EARLIEST DATE: 1951 (MUNFLA/Leach)
KEYWORDS: homicide nonballad mother father children abduction
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
Mike Kent, "Lindburg's Baby" (on MUNFLA/Leach)
cf. "The Stolen Child (The Lindbergh Kidnapping)" (subject)
NOTES: The Mike Kent version is not a version of either Thomas-Makin' text. - BS
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