Black and White Budget, Transvaal Special, No. 9

BLACK .AND WHITE BUDGE'l KRUGER’S CHRISTMAS PARTY. Oh! Uncle’s giving a party and he’s asked us all to come: We’ll be there! We’re toddling up from Durban town behind the fife and drum :We’ll be there! T h ere’s some from Dublin city, T h ere’s some from out the West The Devon lads“ veel vitty,” T h ere’s Gordons with the rest. O h !Uncle, don’t you trouble, for mother’s paid the fare:We’ll be there, we’ll be there !So please you, Uncle Paul, Light the lantern in the hall, W e know we’re welcome as the flow’rs in May Just keep the pudding hot For the lively little lot Who are upcoming to dinner Christmas Day. W e’ve got some little sailor-m ween, thought you w ouldn’t mind :They be’ll there !We’re bringing them to see our Uncle Paul, so good and kind :They be’ll there !They have come across the ocean, They would like some tea and buns Then th ey’ll just give you a notion How they work their little guns. No, Uncle dear,th ey’re not at sea, they travel everywhere :They be’ll there, they’ll be there !So please you, Uncle Paul, Just arrange a little ball (Th e y ’re having one or two upon the way) They a’re lively little crew And they want to speak to you, So th ey’re upcoming to dinner Christmas Day. Pretoria’s a place w e’ve often wanted to behold :We’ll be there! You ’ve got some fine large houses there,at present, w e’ve been told :We’ll be there! Perhaps I may just mention W e are upcoming in style, And with the firm intention O f remaining for awhile. Still, Uncle, don’t you worry, there is time enough to spare: We’ll be there, we’ll be there! So please you, Uncle Paul, See that there’s enough for Tall h ere’s fifty thousand Tom m ies on the way And somewhere in a bag They have got a little flag T o stickup in the pudding Christmas Day !Fred C.S male .Printed and Published b they Black and White Pub l i hings Comp any, miL i ted ,63, Fleet Street, Lon don ,KC .Dec. c, 1899.4
Add Names

Disclaimer

We have sought to ensure that the content of this website complies with UK copyright law. Please note however, that we may have been unable to ascertain the rights holders of some items. Where we have digitised items, we have done so with items that to the best of our knowledge, following due investigations, are in the public domain. While the original works are in the public domain we reserve all rights to the usage of the digital works.

The document titled Black and White Budget, Transvaal Special, No. 9 is beneath this layer.

To view this document now, please sign up as a full access member.

Free Account Registration

Please enter your first name
Please enter your surname
Please enter a valid email address
Please enter your password
By creating an account you agree to us emailing you with newsletters and discounts, which you can switch off in your account at any time

Already a member? Log in now
Small Medium Large Landscape Portrait