Mudcat Café message #97934 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #12429   Message #97934
Posted By: Ian
22-Jul-99 - 07:54 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Lily the Pink
Subject: RE: LYR ADD - Lily the Pink
" ... Most efficacious in ev'ry case"

Started out as a "rugby song" (i.e. rude folk song) called "Lydia Pink". The "Lily the Pink" name seems to have started with the Scaffold version.