Hail, Hail, The Gang's All Here

DESCRIPTION: "Hail, hail, the gang's all here, So what the hell do we care, What the hell do we care? Hail, hail, the gang's all here, So what the hell do we care now?"
AUTHOR: claimed by D. A. Esrom, to a tune by Sir Arthur Sullivan
EARLIEST DATE: 1927 (Shay); published 1917 according to Wikipedia
KEYWORDS: nonballad
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Shay-Barroom, p. 36, "Hail, Hail!" (1 short text)
Roud #9639
NOTES [37 words]: "D. A. Esrom" appears to be a pseudonym of Theodore Morse ("Esrom"="Morse" spelled backward) and his wife Theodora "Dolly" Terris Morse; they wrote a number of hits, but none of them went into tradition that I can tell. - RBW
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