Mudcat Café message #1339291 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #73093   Message #1339291
Posted By: Bassic
25-Nov-04 - 08:49 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: A Working Chap (Mike Waterson)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: A working chap - mike waterson
I always understood "duds" as being clothes as I was growing up in Hull. I have always assumed it came from Cowboy Films in the 50`s, which was a very strong influence in the fishing comunity in Hull back then. As in "Where d`ya git them fancy duds pardner!".