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TitleOld home week songster : Terra Nova's kind welcome to her sons and daughters
PublisherHerald Job Print
Place of PublicationNewfoundland
DescriptionA collection of song lyrics for expatriate Newfoundlanders.
ContentsA hearty welcome to the sons of Terra Nova -- Terra Nova's farewell to HIs Excellency Sir Cavendish Boyle, K.C.M.G.-- The Ferryland heroes -- The great fire in St. john's on the 8th July, 1892--Arrival of the 'Grand Lake' and 'Virginia Lake' with bumper trips--First arrival 'Aurora' and 'Walrus' full--Loss of the 'Gladiola' near the Brazilian coast--The Renews wedding--The good old summer time--The Advertisers' ditty--Loss of the 'Helen Isabel' on Mistaken Point--Lines on the sad death of Leonidas Hubbard, who died from starvation on Labrador--Loss of the Russian barque 'Alku' at Ferryland--Lines on the sad drowning of three fishermen of Renews--The loss of the "Turret Bay' on St. Paul's Island
SubjectFolk songs, English--Newfoundland and Labrador
Physical Description78, [47] p.
NoteIncludes numerous advertisements and some extracts from legislation: Sheep preservation and Newfoundland Game Laws of Newfoundland abstract--Customs circular no. 15.
LocationCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Local Call NumberM 1678 O42 1904
Resource TypeBook
FormatImage/jpeg: Application/pdf
Record NumberCNS-B0172
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - Digitized Books.
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
SourcePaper text held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies
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