Mudcat Café message #1902017 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #96947   Message #1902017
Posted By: Declan
06-Dec-06 - 08:09 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Barbara Allen (from Phoebe Smith)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: 2nd word of Phoebe Smith's barbara Allen
I first heard the song sung by Pete Seeger, and he sings Scarlet. I don't know who his source was. I've heard a variety of other towns since.