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Thread #2872   Message #1309813
Posted By: Big Tim
28-Oct-04 - 03:23 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Bold Fenian Men
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Bold Fenian Men
Yes Michael Scanlan (c.1836-1917), from Co. Limerick, went to US as a teenager, also wrote "Limerick is Beautiful" (political version) and "The Jackets Green". Zimmerman gives date and place for "BFM" as Chicago, 1864. Any more info. on Scanlan would be much appreciated.