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Thread #17943   Message #2191599
Posted By: Snuffy
11-Nov-07 - 07:53 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Arkle (Dominic Behan)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Arkle (Dominic Behan)
You're right of course, Jim. I was taking Joe Offer's 1973 date of "Ireland Sings" as the date of composition.

So Ronnie got the "first battle" line from Dom, not the other way round.