DESCRIPTION: "Oh, sauer kraut is hunky, boys, And sauer kraut is fine; I tinks I ought to know it 'Cause I eats it all der time." Aboard the Bella Young the crew fishes in summer, carries kelp in winter, and sells saurkraut by the barrel for Johnson or Zwicker.
EARLIEST DATE: 1940 (Smith/Hatt)
KEYWORDS: ship work food humorous nonballad sailor
FOUND IN: Canada(Mar)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Smith/Hatt, p. 12, "Sauer Kraut" (1 text)
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