EBBA 33873

National Library of Scotland - Crawford
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, left in the stead a Mare which she had stole; for which Mare he was / Arraigned, and narrowly escaped the penalty of the Law: Which may be a / sufficient warning to all Excise-men 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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