Song of the Time, A

DESCRIPTION: "In England sevrel years ago The seen was plesent fair and gay." One John Love sails for America, and worked in the fur trade before going to Boston. He lends three brothers money; they murder him. The murderers are caught and sentences to hang
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1939 (ThompsonNewYork)
KEYWORDS: travel homicide money punishment execution
REFERENCES (1 citation):
ThompsonNewYork, pp. 430-432, "A Song of the Time" (1 text)
Roud #B52972
File: TNY430

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