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The Baltimore (MacEdward Leach)
See also: The Barley Mow (Sons Of Erin)

Oh, here's good luck to the half-a-pint
that sails in the Baltimore,
Oh, here's good luck to the half-a-pint
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the half-a-pint, the silver pot
and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the pint
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the pint
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the pint, the half-a-pint,
the silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the half-a-quart
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the half-a-quart
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the half-a-quart, the pint, the half-a-pint,
the silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the quart
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the quart
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the quart, the half-a-quart,
the pint, the half-a-pint,
The silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the half-a-gallon
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the half-a-gallon
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the half-a-gallon, quart, the half-a-quart,
the pint, the half-a-pint,
The silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the gallon
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the gallon
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the gallon, the half-a-gallon,
quart, the half-a-quart, the pint,
The half-a-pint, the silver pot
and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the half-a-barrel
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the half-a-barrel
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the half-a-barrel, gallon,
the half-a-gallon, quart, the half-a-quart,
The pint, the half-a-pint,
the silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the barrel
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the barrel
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the barrel, the half-a-barrel,
gallon, the half-a-gallon, quart,
The half-a-quart, the pint, the half-a-pint,
the silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the half-a-puncheon
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the half-a-puncheon
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the half-a-puncheon, the barrel,
the half-a-barrel, gallon,
The half-a-gallon, quart, the half-a-quart,
the pint, the half-a-pint,
The silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the puncheon
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the puncheon
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the puncheon, the half-a-puncheon,
the barrel, the half-a-barrel,
Gallon, the half-a-gallon, quart,
the half-a-quart, the pint, the half-a-pint,
The silver pot and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

Here's good luck to the landlady
that sails in the Baltimore,
Here's good luck to the landlady
that sails in the Baltimore;
Oh, the landlady, the puncheon,
the half-a-puncheon, the barrel,
The half-a-barrel, gallon,
the half-a-gallon, quart, the half-a-quart,
The pint, the half-a-pint, the silver pot
and a little drop more,
And good luck, good luck,
good luck to the Baltimore.

####.... Traditional cumulative drinking song ....####
Sung by Mrs Peter Mushrow [1912-2002] of Cape Ray, NL, and published in MacEdward Leach And The Songs Of Atlantic Canada © 2004 Memorial University of Newfoundland Folklore and Language Archive (MUNFLA).


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