This short song was collected from Mrs. Arlington (Grace) Fraser by Edith Fowke in the 1950s. Mrs. Fraser lived in Glengarry, in eastern Ontario.
In it the raftsman is painted as the object of romance.
There is a link below to a recording of Jean Mills singing this song. It is from the CD "Little Sparrow" by Jean & Angie.
|Title||Jolly Raftsman O (The)|
|Subject||On the Farm & In the Bush Social Life & Love Lakes & Rivers|
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