"The Skipper's Woes," by An Old Salt, is the next poem, included in Nautical Nursery Rhymes by Billy Ringbolt, which resides in the Peterson, Peter H. (Capt.) Papers, (SAFR 18665, HDC 571). Due to its length, we haven't reprinted it here, but it is available online from very interesting sources:
- "The Skipper's Woes" at Papers past: Available in English and Maori, the Papers Past site contains over three million pages of digitized New Zealand newspapers and periodicals
- Many versions of "The Skippers Woes" via Trove: Gateway site for searching over three million Australian and online resources.