Old-Time Sealing Fleet, The

DESCRIPTION: "Newfoundland has many stories that can make a heart beat fast." The singer recalls how the sealing fleet excited him as a boy. He tells how seeing seals inspired them, and of past disasters. He says that Newfoundlanders can still dream of heroic deeds
AUTHOR: A. R. Scammell
EARLIEST DATE: 1945 (Scammell, Songs of a Newfoundlander)
KEYWORDS: hunting ship disaster
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ryan/Small, pp. 140-141, "The Old-Time Sealing Fleet" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: RySm140

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