Mudcat Café message #29972 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #3710   Message #29972
Posted By: Tim Jaques
03-Jun-98 - 05:06 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Irish Jubilee (Thornton, Lawler)
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: Irish Jubilee
The version I heard was "an Irishman in New York was". I assume if it was written in 1890 it must be American in origin, because Ireland didn't have a senate in 1890, and Canadian senators aren't elected.