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|GUEST,Ole Bull||Origins: Listen to the Mocking Bird (21)||RE: Help: Age of 'Listen To The Mockingbird'||26 May 01|
The first published edition was in Phila. PA 1855; melody by Richard Milburne, written & arranged by Alice Hawthorne which was the pen name of Septimus Winner. "Whistling Dick" Milburne was a street performer, Winner a "prodigious song writer."