Black Tar on the Stick

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 Region    United States
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 History    USA(Great Lakes/Northern Tier)
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 Artist    Biography:Patrick Bonner
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 Record label/Catalogue nr.    Library of Congress LOC
 Year recorded    1938
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BLACK TAR ON THE STICK. American. Library of Congress recording, 1938, Patrick Bonner; St. James, Beaver Island, Michigan. One suspects that the 'black tar' in the title was originally 'shit'. Bonner's repertoire was hugely influenced by the large number of Irish settlers on Beaver Island.