John Speller's Web Pages Here Comes Poor Jack

John Speller's Web Pages - Gipsy and Tinkers' Carols
Here Comes Poor Jack
This carol was one of a number collected by Alice Elizabeth Gillington (1863-1934), a clergyman's daughter and student of gypsy culture who herself spent the last quarter century of her life as a gypsy. As far as I can tell this Sussex carol is nowhere else attested.

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