“First Arrival from Sea Fishery S. S. Fogota, 1912”

Author: apparently Johnny Burke
Earliest date: 1912 (Burke's Ballads)
Keywords: ship travel hunting return

Description

"The first arrival from the front Is just come in today; The little ship Fogota WIth her colors waving gay." The Fogota had set out early and taken a fine load of seal. Now they return to cheers. The singer wishes captain and crew well

References

  1. Ryan/Small, p. 82, "First Arrival from Sea Fishery S. S. Fogota, 1912" (1 text)
  2. BI, RySm082