Mudcat Café message #3088285 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #1311   Message #3088285
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
03-Feb-11 - 09:40 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: El Rancho Grande
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: El Rancho Grande
Doubtful that the song's composers knew of Shanghai Pierce's Rancho Grande.
(The ranch was established in 1871. The Pierce Estate were the first to import Brahman cattle from India)