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Viewing: 2806 c.8(63)

Sheet Notes:  MS note on reverse: \"Saxon Billy\" is William Abbott Esq. of London who contested Cork last Thursday Nov. 19, 1868 against Messrs. Maguire & Murphy. RC. Slip


Title: A new song in praise of Maguire and Murphy. The people's candidate!

First Line: \"Did you hear of Saxon Billy\" says the Shan Van Vocht

Authors:  O'Callaghan, John

Subjects:  Maguire, John Francis, 1815-1872

Themes:  1868


IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
44A1(+4)(CORK): Coat of arms (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ city; municipal)
41A361: Tower (of house or building)

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