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Twa Recruiting Sergeants

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Title - Twa Recruiting Sergeants
Contributors - Jeannie Robertson
Reporters - Hamish Henderson

Summary - Two recruiting sergeants come from the Black Watch to entice farm workers into the army. They offer a smart uniform, travel and adventure, contrasting this with the dangers of farm work, the poor food and family responsibilities.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:14:07
Date Recorded - 1959
Language - Scots
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 40388
Original Tape ID - SA1959.015
Original Track ID - SA1959.15.A6
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Classification - GD77; R3356;

Item Notes - 5 verses with chorus. Sung several times with breaks.
See:
Greig-Duncan vol. 1, pp. 178-179

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