Green Flag, The
DESCRIPTION: "Hibernia's sons, the patriot band" are united, patriotic, and hope the time will come to punish the English "landlords, absentees, and knaves" "Hibernia then will raise her head, The green flag wide extending ... Justice then begins her reign"
EARLIEST DATE: 1796 (_Paddy's Resource_(Philadelphia), according to Moylan)
KEYWORDS: England Ireland nonballad patriotic
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Moylan 10, "The Green Flag" (1 text, 1 tune)
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