“Jack Rogers”


"Come all you tender Christians, I hope you will lend ear... For the murder of Mr. Swanton I am condemned to die." "My name it is Jack Rogers, my name I'll never deny." Drunk, he assaults Swanton in the street, flees, is captured, and is condemned to die

Cross references


  1. Dean, pp. 50-51, "Jack Rogers" (1 text)
  2. Roud #9557
  3. BI, Dean050


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1922 (Dean)
Found in: US(MW)