“Captain Osborn”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1939 (Thomas)
Keywords: courting river children music
Found in: US(Ap)

Description

"There was once a gay maiden, Her name was fair Kate. She traveled the Big Waters Both early and lave." Many court her; she loves only Captain Osborn. But he speaks in anger, and her love turns cold. He is married and has a daughter anyway

References

  1. Thomas-Makin', pp. 33-34, (no title) (1 text, probably somewhat confused)
  2. BI, ThMa033