The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #2316   Message #2186578
Posted By: Brendy
05-Nov-07 - 12:51 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Why Paddy isn't at work today
Subject: RE: Origins: Why Paddy isn't at work today
Apologies for the bad html...
.... whereas Here, on his website, he distinctly refutes this "It is generally assumed that I based this song on Gerard Hoffnung's wonderful address to THE OXFORD UNION in 1958. This is not correct."

:-)

B.