“The Quaker (I)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1937 (recording, Bampton Morris and Jinky Wells)
Keywords: nonballad recitation
Found in: Britain(England(Lond))

Description

"Verily high! Verily oh! Vivity vob like the shaker. All this wealth is awfully wrong And it terribly puzzles the quaker."

Notes

The current description is all of the Bampton Morris and Jinky Wells version on Voice16.

This is a dance tune. The words, which could be sung to the tune, may suggest the step. - BS

Recordings