Mudcat Café message #4094331 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #163052   Message #4094331
Posted By: GUEST
22-Feb-21 - 04:16 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Black Socks (round)
Subject: RE: Origins: Black Socks (round)
My husband remembers his godfather, the sail maker Colin Ratsey singing it. He would have been a teenager during the first World War. My husband somehow understood that his godfather had learned it in his youth.