“Snapoo”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1928 (Colcord)
Keywords: bawdy landlord sex mother soldier
Found in: Australia Canada US(So,SW)

Description

Three German (air) officers ask the landlady if she has a daughter who will sleep with them. The mother says her daughter is much too fine; the girl protests she is not.

Notes

For the relationship of this item to "Mademoiselle from Armentieres," see the notes to that song. - RBW

Cross references

References

  1. Cray, pp. 379-384, "Snapoo" (3 texts, 1 tune)
  2. Randolph-Legman I, pp. 308-311, "Snapoo" (2 texts, 2 tunes)
  3. Colcord, pp. 110-111, "Mademoiselle from Armetieres" (1 text plus an excerpt, 1 tune)
  4. Gilbert, pp. 73-74, "Snap Poo" (1 text)
  5. Roud #4703
  6. BI, EM379