Alphabet Song

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Alphabet Song

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Cornish version of an Alphabet Song recorded from the singing of Jim Thomas of Camborne by Ralph Dunstan in
1931. Alphabet songs were a popular Music Hall format and George Formby recorded one, with his usual innuendo in 1938. Peter Kennedy also recorded an Alphabet Song in Cadgewith, in 1956 but this is a sea shanty and quite different.

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Alphabet Song

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“Alphabet Song,” An Daras, accessed August 10, 2022, https://andaras.omeka.net/items/show/20.

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