Ballad of Sealing Ships and Sealers
DESCRIPTION: "Come all ye hearty Newfoundlanders, join your voices now with me: Of our sealing ships and sealers let us sing." The speaker describes how the fleet leaves port, hunts the seals, survives problems; he urges listeners to pray for crew and captains
AUTHOR: A. C. Wornell ?
EARLIEST DATE: 1954 (Wornell, Rhymes of a Newfoundlander)
KEYWORDS: hunting ship nonballad
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ryan/Small, pp. 147-148, "Ballad of Sealing Ships and Sealers" (1 text)
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