The History of Leith

June 17, 2006

The Dooley Fitba’ Club

This ballad begins: ‘Noo ye a’ ken my big brither Jock, / His richt name is Johnny Shaw, / We’ll he’s lately jined a fitba’ club, / For he’s daft aboot fitba’.’ The text preceding it reads: ‘Written by JAMES CURRIN. Sung by J.C. M’Donald.’ This sheet was published by the Poet’s Box, Overgate, Dundee. for more click here

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