Stomach Robber, The

DESCRIPTION: "You may talk about your pleasure trips... But... the Lucy Smith, She surely takes the cake." The cook looks good, but serves poor food from a disgusting galley. "They eat of the swill till their faces turn blue But their stomachs are robbed forthwith."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: before 1953 (collected by Walton from Robert Collen)
KEYWORDS: cook food hardtimes sailor
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Walton/Grimm/Murdock, pp. 87-89, "The Stomach Robber" (1 text)
File: WGM087

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