On the Sign of an Old Wiltshire Inn
DESCRIPTION: "Come, my dear brother, let's comfort each other; There's whisky and gin, and brandy within; There's ale and good cider, that's fit for a king."
EARLIEST DATE: 1923 (Williams-Thames)
KEYWORDS: drink nonballad brother
FOUND IN: Britain(England(South))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Williams-Thames, p. 306, "On the Sign of an Old Wiltshire Inn" (1 text) (also Wiltshire-WSRO Wt 520)
NOTES: The current description is all of the Williams-Thames text. I included this just to have a complete record of Williams-Thames. Roud does not assign a number to this entry. - BS
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