“Jacky Me Lad”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1955
Keywords: nonballad nonsense humorous
Found in: Australia

Description

Progressive rhymed chant: "Oh, Jacky me lad, he loved his dad, He put him in a peer flad [sic]; The peer flad it was so thick They put him in the bacon click; The bacon click it was so fat, They put him in old grand-dad's hat...."

References

  1. Meredith/Anderson, p. 60, "Jacky Me Lad" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, MA060A