“The Moose Song”


Izzie Walters sees a moose. The boys kill it. An informer sees them divide the meat. The magistrate says "Five dollars ... or fourteen days in jail." Next time I'll "pay the squealer b'y to keep his big mouth closed."

Cross references


  1. Peacock, pp. 77-78, "The Moose Song" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #9950
  3. BI, Pea077


Author: George Croucher?
Earliest date: 1960 (Peacock)
Found in: Canada(Newf)