“Sam Griffith”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1953
Keywords: work fight dream discrimination
Found in: Australia

Description

The singer dreams of seeing "Sam Griffith with a darky for a mate." Sam begs for a drink, claiming the squatters don't like a union man. The singer abuses him for his hypocrisy. Sam leaps to the attack; the singer wakes up

References

  1. Meredith/Anderson, pp. 25-27, "Sam Griffith" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, MA025