Ballads & Songs of Southern Michigan-songbook

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11    The fight, the fight it did begin, Loud cannons they did roar,
The battle it lasted two hours and a half, When Captain James Stuart gave o'er.
12    "Go home, go home," cried Andrew Bretan, "Go home and tell King George
That if he'll reign king o'er all the dry land, I will reign king o'er the sea."
Andrew Battan
A fragment sung in 1931 by Mrs Rachel Post, Belding, who remembered hearing her father sing the whole song.

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