EBBA 31195

British Library - Roxburghe
Recording Information
Ballad Title The Crafty MISS, / Or, An Excise=man well fitted. / Being a true Relation of an Excise-man who lately in the County of Kent, had received the / sum of fourscore pounds, and lighting into the Company of a Crafty Miss who gave him the / Chouse for it all; and riding away with his Gelding, lest in the stead a Mare which she had / stole; for which Mare he was arraigned, and narrowly escaped the severe penalty of the Law: / which may be a sufficient warning to all Excisemen far and near, to amend their lives, to / hate a Miss, and love their Wives.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Moggies Jealousie.
Standard Tune Title You London Lads Be Merry; Moggie's Jealousy
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