Irishtown Crew, The

DESCRIPTION: "On the first day of April, I'll never forget, / The Irishtown boys at Ratigan's met. / They filled up their glasses and swore solemnly / That that very day they'd go out on a spree!" The rest of the song is devoted to the participants and their antics
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1939 (Warner)
KEYWORDS: drink moniker
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Warner 15, "The Irishtown Crew" (1 text, 1 tune)
ST Wa015 (Partial)
Roud #7466
cf. "Campbell the Rover" (tune & meter)
File: Wa015

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