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GUEST,Phil d'Conch ADD/Origins: sea song: 'The Fall Guy' (13) RE: ADD/Origins: sea song: 'The Fall Guy' 27 Jul 21

Lyrics identical to OP version except whistle strings not cords.

Comes with the intro:
"...But now the third officer of the SS. West Ison* has come to the defence of the mates with the following:..."
[The Province, Vancouver, BC, 26 July 1925, p.36]

'Transcribed' from the OCR garble at There's more I couldn't make sense of.

*S. S. West Ison, (Struthers & Dixon) 5773 gross; 410 long; 11 V2 speed.
c.1921 - On twenty-day schedule from Seattle to Japan, China, Philippines, Saigon, Singapore.

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