JACK TRAVERS


JACK TRAVERS

Brundle Downs
1982

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Jack was a stock inspector for the DPI and based in Brundle Downs in 1960 where he learnt this infamous song. This racist, sexist etc song appears to have had wide circulation. O.P. refers to overproof rum. ‘Lizzie’ was a car as in ‘tin Lizzie’. ‘Squizzie Taylor’ was a Melbourne criminal. ‘Comic cuts’ is rhyming slang for guts.

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