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'Clogs and Shawl' extract   lyric/song   humour  
Issue Details: First known date: 1919... 1919 'Clogs and Shawl'
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A parody of the one-time popular Lancashire song 'Clogs and Shawl.' The lines reproduced are :

She wore clogs and a shawl

Only clogs and a shawl

If that's all she wore

She looked fine I'm sure

If she took off her shawl

She'd have clogs on - that's all

'Twould make me feel dizzy

If I looked at Lizzy

In only her clogs and shawl.

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First known date: 1919
Last amended 15 Apr 2011 13:08:47
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