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Ron wrote at 2013-10-03 15:24:05
First heard this song on TV sung by Odetta, early 1950's.  For some reason (McCarthy era maybe) it was banned.  We have a recording made of it from the TV show, and I have traced it to Odetta and have a CD of her singing in San Francisco.  We have been singing it since I was 7 or 8.  I am now 67.  A few years later, the Weavers sang it. To clarify, I am talking about The Frozen Logger Song.  I cannot remember who wrote it.


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My expertise is in REAL OLDIES from 1890s- 1930. 78s as well as Edison Cylinders. I can also answer some Phonograph questions though I'm not a repair person


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