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The Irish poker club
Additional title: 'Twas up in Reiley's garret, ev'ry Friday night, the ten cent limit poker club would gather. [first line]
Additional title: Later on. Irish poker club [uniform title]
Additional title: Sweeney he would antie, Reily then would deal, McSorley was the bluffer and the pot he'd try to steal. [first line of chorus]
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Composer)
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Lyricist)
Murphy, Mark (Dedicatee)
Furst, William (1852-1917) (Arranger)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: New York
Publisher: Willis Woodward & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Humorous songs
Songs, Irish
Sheet music
Content: On cover: As sung in Hallen and Hart's "Later On" Co.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Joe Hart ; arranged by Wm. Furst.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 98bb5bd0-c58d-012f-688d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1858: Creator Born
  • 1891: Issued
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Irish poker club" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Irish poker club" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2016.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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The Irish poker club