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Thread #122362   Message #2687134
Posted By: Charley Noble
25-Jul-09 - 07:28 PM
Thread Name: Ship Margaret Evans, songs
Subject: RE: Ship Margaret Evans, songs
My pet theory is that the term bulgine/bullgine was invented by riverboat men but so far I only have the minstrel song "Whoop Jamboree" to support that origin.

May the best evidence win!

Cheerily,
Charley Noble