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" Through the hot, black breath of the burnin' boat • Jim Bludso's voice was heard, And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knowed he would keep his word. And... "
Canadian Pharmaceutical Journal - Page 508
1899
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Catalogue, Volume 134

Edward Eberstadt & Sons - America - 1843
...Country Ballads." For drama and portraiture it can scarcely be surpassed in river-boat iconography. "And sure's you're born, they all got off Afore the smokestacks fell, — And Bludsoe's ghost went up alone In the smoke of the Prairie Belle . . . He seen his duty, a dead sure...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 14

1871
...lines, — " Through the hot black breath of the bumin' boat. Jim Bludso's voice was heard, And they all had trust in his cussedness. And knowed he would keep his word." It was a great stroke of modern realism to make it Jim Bludso's " cussedness," — ort,as we should...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1871 - 789 pages
...heard, And they all had trust in his enssednees, And knowed he would keep his word. And, sure 's you 're 2 were n't no saint, — nut at jedgment I 'd run my chance with Jim, 'Longside o' some pious gentlemen...
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Pike County Ballads and Other Pieces

John Hay - Indiana - 1871 - 167 pages
...'s ashore." Through the hot, black breath of the burnin' boat Jim Bludso's voice was heard, And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knowed he would keep his word. And, sure 's you 're born, they all got off Afore the smokestacks fell, — And Bludso's ghost went up alone...
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Americanisms: The English of the New World

Maximilian Schele de Vere - Americanisms - 1872 - 685 pages
...Prairie Bell : " Through the hot-black breath of the burnin' boat Jim Bludsoe's voice was heard, And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knowed he would keep his word." The term has even been traced back to a French origin, from the fact that the same term is used in...
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AMERICANISMS; THE ENGLISH OF THE NEW WORLD

M.SCHELE DE VERE - 1872
...Bell : " Through, the hot-black breath of the biirnin' boat Jim Bludsoe' s voice was heard, And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knowed he would keep his word." The term has even been traced back to a French origin, from the fact that the same term is used in...
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Americanisms: The English of the New World

Maximilian Schele de Vere - Americanisms - 1872 - 685 pages
...Prairie Bell : " Through the hot-black breath of the burnin' boat Jim Bludsoe's voice was heard, And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knowed he would keep his word." The term has even been traced back to a French origin, from the fact that the same term is used in...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 27

William Makepeace Thackeray - Electronic journals - 1873
...the burning boat Jim Blndso's voice was heard ; And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knew he would keep his word. And sure's you're born, they...Bludso's ghost went up alone In the smoke of the Prairie Belie. He weren't no saint — but at judgment I'd run my chance with Jim 'Longside of some pious gentlemen...
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Every Saturday

1873
...the burning Ijoat Jim Bludso's voice was heard ; And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knew he would keep his word. And sure's you're born, they all got off Afore the smoke-stacks fell, — And Bhidso's ghost went up alone In the smoke of the I'rairie Belle He wern't no saint — but at judgment...
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Pike County Ballads and Other Pieces

John Hay - 1873 - 167 pages
...the infernal roar, " I '11 hold her nozzle agin the bank Till the last galoot 's ashore." And they all had trust in his cussedness, And knowed he would keep his word. And, sure 's you 're born, they all got off Afore the smokestacks fell, — And Bludso's ghost went up alone...
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