“Bully Brown”

Author: unknown
Keywords: work humorous sailor thief
Found in: Canada(Newf)

Description

A failure as a coal-yard worker fails as a Liverpool policeman also and finally "shipped as a mate with Bully Brown." The captain kicks him out of the cabin and the sailors do not allow him in the bunk, so he "steals a pound of bread"

References

  1. Peacock, pp. 862-863, "Bully Brown" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #9805
  3. BI, Pea862