Rackstraw, Ralph

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(Sullivan: HMS Pinafore). Ten. A sailor in love with the captain's daughter Josephine, he tries to elope with her as her father disapproves and wants her to marry someone of higher rank. Little Buttercup reveals that she swapped the two men as babies, so Ralph is really the captain and the captain a simple sailor. Aria: A maiden fair to see. Created (1878) by George Power.

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