Drink It Down

DESCRIPTION: "Here's success to Port, drink it down, drink it down (x2)... For it warms the heart for sport." "Here's success to sherry... makes the heart beat merry." And so forth, for whisky, cider, brandy, ale, punch, porter, water
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1862 (The Campfire Songster, according to Silber-CivWarFull)
KEYWORDS: drink nonballad
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Silber-CivWarFull, pp. 189-190, "Drink It Down" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: SCWF189

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