Michael Kilgarriff | Grace Beauty & Banjos | Sing us One of the Old Songs
 
 

Last update: July 2014

Included in these pages is material acquired since publication, also corrections to the original edition.

Acknowledgements are due to Tony Barker for additional material. 

ARTISTES' REPERTOIRES - H, I, J
HAGUE, CLARENCE Gems From Shakespeare's Diadem
HAGUE, SAM 
1828-1901
HALE, ROBERT

Delete: Everybody's Doing It Now 
Dear Old Charlies (w. Ida CRISPI)
King Of The Maniac Band
Mixed Bathing (w. CRISPI)
Mixed Gliding (w. CRISPI)
Our Members (w. Farren SOUTAR)

HALEVY, LEON  1803-83
HALL, DICK Only A Little Box Of Soldiers
HALL, E. M.  Eighteen-Pence
HALL, FRANK Straight Tips
HALL, GEORGE
d. July(?) 1893
HALL, HARRY  Do You Remember?
Girl At The Paper Shop, The
HALL, HENRY  1898-1989
Teddy Bear's Picnic (vocals: Val Rosing)
HALL, JOHN L.  Dido Dumb
When The Pigs Begin To Fly!
HALL, WILLIAM D. She Promised To Meet Me Here
HAMILTON, ARTHUR Time Will Show
HAMILTON, KATIE  1841-83
HAMILTON, LOUISE  Take It Home And Give It To The Baby
HAMILTON, ROSE Young Jack Shepherd sk.
HAMMOND, W. T.  Handsome Man
Queen Victoria's Baby
HAMPTON, PETE Moving Day
HANDLEY, TOMMMY 1893-1949
Mucking About The Garden (w. Leslie Sarony & Jack Payne's        band)
HANLAN, FRED  Dear Pals Of Mine
HANLON-LEES, THE Orig. troupe (George, Thomas, William) est. 1847.
Edward (1846-1931), Alfred (1844-87), William 1842-1923).  Richard F. Carroll (b1864) replaced Alfred and was with troupe 1880-4. Edward b.1891 son of `Little Bob' Hanlon.
HANSON, JOHNNY  1843-1907
Doctor, The sk.
HARCOURT, DAISY  Good Old London `Ria
HARCOURT, FRANK  Midland Guard, The
HARCOURT, MABEL Wedding Bells or Take Him Away
HARDING(S), NELLIE  Dinah
HARE, ERNEST Chinatown My Chinatown
HARE, MAUD Daisy Darling
HARLENE, LILLIE  I'll Be Your Butterfly
Stars Are Always Shining, The
HARLEY, KATE I'm A Young Girl From The Country
HARLEY, VIOLET  1868-03
Just As It Ought To Be
HARLAN, BYRON G.
1861-1936
HARPER, EDMUND R. Clar De Kitchen
Sich A Gittin' Upstairs
HARRIGAN & HART Mulligan Guard
Sweet Louisa
HARRIS, ALICE
London Day By Day
HARRIS, FRED D. 1843-1911
My Grandfathers's Clock (parody)
My Old Black 'Ag'
Our Favourite Jocke
Whatyoumaycallit
HARRIS, LIZZIE Bonnie Dundee
HARRIS, L. W. Don't Run After The Girl
Ellaline
HARRISON, CLIFFORD
Ave Maria recitation
He'd Forgotten It
Undergrad, The

HARRISON, W. 


Little Hero, The
Musical Ride, The
Oh, Ever

HAROLD, LILY

Boys In Blue, The
Fatal Day

HART, WILLIAM  1861-1905
HARTLEY, G. J. Box Of Candles, A
HARTLEY, JENNIE  Jimmy Johnson (Go Home)
HARVEY, ALICE  1865-1908
Boating
Say You Love Me Nellie
HARVEY, CHARLES  Plain Little Irish Girl, A
Rosie Raised A Rose
HARVEY, FRANK 
d.29 Mar 1903
HARVEY, FRED

Me
Money Making Business

HARVEY, WILLIAM  d.23 Mar 1907
HASLEM, BERT  Sons Of Britain
HAST, WALTER see LENNIE & HAST
HASTINGS, ANNIE  1845-91
HASTINGS, FLORRIE
 
 
Don't Give The Show Away Boys
Don't It Take It Out Of Yer
He's A Diamond In The Rough

HASTINGS, HARRY

I Didn't See It
Not Till Afterwards

HASTO, GWENNIE  Gold Won't Buy A Girl
What Is The Use Of Locking The Cage After The Bird Has Flown?
HATTERSLEY, WILL Here's To Ould Erin
HATTON, W.
Beautiful Girls
Under A Cloud
HAWTHORNE, LIL My Ellaline
That's Your Cactus Over There

Willow Pattern Plate, The
HAYDN, MAUDE
HAYDON, ETHEL
Electric Light, The
1879-1954
HAYES, J. MILTON delete: Yukon Trail
HAYNES, JENNIE  d.13 Aug 1904
He's Always Hanging Round Our Door
HAYNES, MICHAEL
1854-80
HAYNES, POLLY & PEGGY Bells Shall Ring, The
Erin, Our Country
Good Old Uncle Benjamin
HAYWARD, E. E.  Roley-Poley Ride, The or All The Fun Of The Fair
HAYWARD, HETTY    (HAYWOOD?) Boys Of England
Little Gussie
HAZEL, AGNES


m. Michael NOLAN.  See Daisy TAYLOR.
Baby's Eyes
Boys Will be Boys
Little Bo-Peep
There's A Girl In The World For Us All

HEATH, ROSEE

b. c1867?  spent her life in and out of Colney Hatch lunatic asylum

HEDGES BROS & JACOBSON I'd Like To Go Up In An Airship
Pucker Up Your Lips, Miss Lindy
HELD, ANNA Oh! That Yankiana Rag
Sadie

Strolling Along The Beach
HELDER, RUBY 1890-1938
HELENE, EILY
Walking Home With Angeline
HELSB(E)Y , JAMES Cannibal Nigger, The A + L&C c1891
Poor Auntie A + L&C c1891
HEMSLEY, HARRY
d. 8 Apr 1951
HENDERSON, DICK Why Don't My Dreams Come True?
HENDERSON, DOT
m. W E Ritchie (1872-1943) 8 August 1903. 
HENDERSON, MAY
Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number 5.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk
HENDERSON, ROY
1899-2000
HENDERSON & STANLEY  QUARTETTE, THE
Another Little Coon In Town
HENGLER, WALTER
Rafferty's Cycle Race

HENNEQUIN, F. C.



all recitations
Alphonse
Cheerful Charlie
Conscientious Alf
`Erbert, A.B.
Little Wise Sam
Na Poo
Pincher, D.C.M.

HENRY, Mr & Mrs  Happy Pair Of Souls, A
HENRY, ROLAND It's Werry 'Ard
HERBERT, FRED  You're Too Old At Forty
HERBERT, HARRY  It Only Shows How Silly You Can Be
HERBERT, NELLIE  Back To The Fold Like A Dear Little Lamb
My Sister Saragh
She's Not So Simple Now
HERMAN, PHIL For The Sake Of An Old Rag Doll
HERSEE, HENRY
1819-96

HEWITT, W. H.




Half A Crown For Two And Six
Mahone From Donoughbadhu
My Pretty Deutcher
Sweet Annie In Kildare
Tart Eyed Nell
Up To Date

HEYL, RUBY 
Bells Of St Mary's, The
When The Great Red Dawn Is Shining

HEYWOOD, FLORRIE

Don't Think Very Much Of You
Gaiety Girl, The
Oh, The Language
Me Again

HEYWOOD, PATTI  Masher And The Maid, The
HICKS, Sir SEYMOUR*
d. 1949
HIGH, H. E. He's Retired From The Business
Little American Clock
She Couldn't Find Moses
Sheeney Undertaker, The
HIGHAM, SAM  There'll Come A Time
HILDEBRANDT & ORMONDE  fl1860s-70s Hildebrandt d. c1870
HILL, CARMEN
d.17 Apr 1952
HILL, HAMILTON 1868-1910
Before I Say Goodbye, Love

Boys' Brigade, The
Pansy Faces
HILL, LILY  dr. of Bob & Jenny Leonard
HILL, WALTER  d.21 Jun 1879
HILL, W. J. 
Woman
HILLIER, JAMES 

Cook's Excursion or The Cook's Excursionist or She Played Tink-A-Tink

HILTON, ROBERT  1839-1913
Diver, The
HIMES, E. L. Sailor's Beacon, The possible L&C?
HINDELL, GUS His Majesty The King
My Last Shilling
HINTON, BESSIE At Night
Female Bricky, The
Picture For A Frame, A
HITE, MABEL Because I'm Married Now
I'm On My Way To Reno
Walking Delegate, The
HOBBS, BILLY You've Only Got To Say What I Say
HOBSON, MAUD billed as The English Lillian Russell. niece of John Hollingshead
HOLLAND, FANNY  1848-1931
Jewel, The (w. Mrs GERMAN REED)

Le Bon Tong

Would You Know That Maiden Fair?
HOLLAND, JACK Message From Mars (May?), A see Albert Perry
HOLLANDER, ALICE  You Are My Irish Lily
HOLèT, CLARANCE 1826-1903
declaimed Dickens and Shakespeare scenes and characters under such titles as All The World's A Stage, Shadows Of The Past, Shakespeare At Home
HOLT, FRED
Oh, For A Roly-Poly 
HONEY, GEORGE Get Your Living Pictures
HONRI, PERCY I Wonder Do They Miss Me?
HOOEY, WILLIAM (US) Man Who Broke The Bank At Monte Carlo, The
HOPE, PETER Hail Caledonia
HORNBY, KATE  k.a. PHILLIPS, HARRIETT 1848-73
HOWARD, FRANK  A + L&C When The Robins Nest Again
HOWARD, JOSEPH E. Just Behind The Times
Soldier's Story, A (w. EMERSON)
HOWARD, LIZZIE Fireman, Save My Child
Irish Colleen, The

Old Ones At Home, The
Sweethearts
HOWARD, MAY  fl1880s
Is There A Letter For Me?
HOWARD, MILLY
c1840-1932 née Eliza Smith. m. T W  Charles 1843-95
HOWARD, WALTER b.1847
Laughing Nigger, The
My Day Out
Oh, Why Was I Born So Old?

That's Where The Laugh Comes In
HOWE, J. B.  1829-1908
Alonzo The Brave
HOWE, ROBERT
Till The Sands Of The Desert Grow Cold


HUBBARD, CLARA


all recitations
Blind
England's Emblem
Out At Mons
Ploughboy, The

HUBBARD, MILLIE  Sweetest Thing In Frocks, The
HUDDLESTONE, JOHN R. Everybody's Doing It Now
HUDSFIELD, G. Beautiful Girls
HUDSON, OLGA & ELGAR &      ELI Winifred 1891-1940
HUGHES, ANNIE fl c.1910
Nell Gwynn sk.
HUGHES, DAISY  d.4 Aug 1893 aged 26 (suicide)
I'm The Principal Boy
HUGHES, EVELYN All For Dolly mon.
HUGHES, FRED  1842-83
HUGHES, GORDON Maggie Marney
HUMPHRIES, GRIFFITH  Bazaar And The Fancy Fair, The
Mingle Your Eyebrows With Mine, Love
HUNT, MINNIE  In Dreamland
HUNT, RALPH d. 8 Aug 1900 (w. Moore & Burgess)
HUNTER, G. W.
b. 1850/1
HUNTER, HARRY Nobody Knows And Nobody Cares
HUNTER, J. D.  How It's Altered Since I Was A Boy
HUNTLEY, BINA
And He Said 'My Dear Maid, Will You Marry Me?'

HURLEY, ALEC
 

Agitator, The
'Arriet's Father's Reply

Beg Pardon My Mistake
Can't Make Up My Mind

Champion Kidder, The

Cockney's Travels, The

Come Along, My Little Liza
Coster Flower Girl, The

Costermonger, The

Few Short Years Ago

For My 'Arriet Is Beautiful
Forward, Forward

He's Taking A Mean Advantage Of My Generosity
Ignorant

I Shouldn't Be Any Happier If I Did
It Ain't No Lie

I Very Much Doubt It

Mary Had A Little Lamb

Money Well Laid Out

My Old Barrow
Old Firm, The
My Own Back

My Pal Bill

Old Firm, The

Phantom Jockey, The

Pretty Polly

Symptoms Of Man
That's When You Do A Grin

There's A Greedy Man

What Do You  Want To Knock Your Wife About For?
When To Do A Laugh

You Don't Know How I Miss Him Now He's Gone

You Must Be Drunk

HURLEY, ALFRED

Same Old Way, The

HUTCHINSON FAMILY Shepherd's Cottage, The (Abby)
Spider And The Fly, The (Abby)
HYDE, FLORENCE  Amateur Bill Of Fare, An
Up-To-Date Bazaar, An
HYDE, MARION Can't They Trick The Men?
HYDE, WILL Why Can't A Coon Wed A Young White Girl?
HYLTON, MILLIE m. Harry Clulow Sim (in 1894) by whom one dr. - the actress Millie Sim.  Titles marked (GC) supplied by Graeme Cruickshank.
Anthony

Any Little Thing Like That
Because She Is A  Woman (GC)
Bogie  Man In Blue, The (GC)
By The Side Of The Zuyder Zee (GC)
Class Tells (GC)
Don't Forget To Write (GC)
Down On My Luck (GC)
French Little Innocent Girl  (GC)
Goodbye Little Girl, Goodbye (The Military Maids?)  (GC)
He Never Came Back To The Dear Old Home (GC)

How To Wear A Hat
I Couldn't Help Being A Lady (GC)
I'm A Swell (GC)
In New York City
In Praise Of Woman (GC)
Ireland's Great Man
Knight Of The Highway, The (GC)
Ladies Of Cadiz, The (GC)
La, La, La (GC)
Linnet, The (Coster's?)
Mary, May (The Same Sweet) (GC)
Midnight Sun, The (GC)
Military Maids, The  (Goodbye Little Girl, Goodbye?)  (GC)
More Sinned Against Than Sinning (GC)
Music Of The Drum, The
My Dear Old Pals (GC)
Oh, Love Is Divine (GC)
Old Boys, The (GC)

Only Been Kissing Your Sister
On The Other Hand
Pa's Rich (GC)
Peer Of The Realm (GC)
Right Up To Date
Roderick Random (GC)
Rosie O'Grady (GC)
Rosie's Lips (GC)
She Is The Daughter Of Officer Porter (GC)
She Was A Dollar Princess (GC)
Shy Little Coster Girl
Since I've Lived I n Belgravia (GC)
So Am I
Society's Darling Boy (GC)
Something We Ought To See About At Once
Sweethearts
Sweetest Flower Dies, The
Sweet Susan (GC)
There Are Two Sides To Every Question
Through Victoria (GC)
Trilby (GC)
U-LI-I-A-TEE (GC)
Up-The-River Boy, The (GC)
Wages of Sin, The
Wanderer's Dream, The (GC)
Way Of The World, The (GC)
Way To Treat A Lady, The (Proper)  (GC)
Wet, Wet Day, (Oh, What) A (GC)
When Lottie Comes (Goes?) Out
Woman's Honour, A (GC)
Young Dick Turpin  (GC)
IDLE, DAN All Through Picking Up A Pin
Always On The Borrow
Broken Down Masher, The
Dan's Garden Party
IND, EDWARD  Appeared at Argyle Birkenhead w/c 1 Oct 1900 
One, Two, Three, Four, Five
Pretty Little Maid From School, The
INGRAM, FRED  d.11 Feb 1916
INNES, IRIS Maria Of Turnham Green
INTERNATIONAL NOVELTY  ORCHESTRA US-based ad hoc studio band fl 1920s
Colonel Bogey
Parade Of The Wooden Soldiers
INTERNATIONAL NOVELTY QUARTET studio UK-based ad hoc band fl 1920s
Down South

Glow-Worm, The

Grasshopper's Dance

Teddy Bear's Picnic, The

Whistling Rufus

IRIS, LILY Darling Ladies
Girl Like You, A
IRVING, ETHEL cousin of EUNICE VANCE; m. Gilbert Porteous d. Sep 1928
Call, The (w. SYDNEY VALENTINE)
IRVING, FRED d. 20 Jan 1942
I Am A Dandy Nigger
IRWIN, MAY first woman to be kissed on cinema screen (1896) by stage partner John C. Rice with whom she was appearing on Broadway in The Widow Jones.
Daddy Wouldn't Buy Me A Bow-Wow
ISAACS, REBECCA  I Want To Be A Bloomer
IZON, ADA
For The Honour Of Old England

JACKS, HARRY


I'm Going
Never Intend
Sailor's Life

JACKSON, HARRY 
All Of 'M Doing The Same
JACKSON, NELSON dates should be: 1870-1951
JACKSON, W. F.  1833-96 claimed to be an original Christy Minstrel
JACOBI, ROSALIE  Swallow And The Exile, The
JACOBS, JACQUES  How'Ya Gonna Keep 'Em Down On The Farm?
JACOBSEN, HILDA Somebody Cares For Me
JAMES, DAISY How Did He Know I Was Going To Bump?
If You Want To Get On In Revue
I Want To Be In Dixie
Popsy Wopsy
JAMES, JOHN 1873?-1906?
Always Contente
d
Man Of Activity, The
Polly Of Putney And Poor Joey Green
JAMES, KATIE 1854-1913
Nora, I Adore Her

Oh, Samuel!
JEFFREYS, ELLIS
1872-1943
Maiden Up-To-Date, The

JEFFS, MINNIE

Costers At Chicago, The
Daddy Would Not Buy Me A Masher

JEROME, SISTERS From Berlin To Leicester Square
JESSON, SAM  Ha Ha, He He, Ho Ho
JOHNS, JENNIE  Middy In The King's Navee, A
There's A Girl In Ton-y-pandy
JOHNSON, GEORGE Whistling Coon, The
JOHNSON, JAMES My Little Lost Quadroon
JOHNSON, WILL 
I'm Going To See
Run And Fetch A P'liceman

JOHNSON, WINIFRED

Move On
Story Of Coon And Melon Vine, The

JOHNSTON, Miss R. De Nigger Crinoline
JOHNSTONE, KEIMO
Good Old English Girls
JOLE, (?) FRED 
Making Money In The Army

JOLLY, HESTER

Also Very Naughty
Do What I Have Told You
My Soldier Boy

JONES, BOY  Houp-La!
JONES, IRVING
Possumala Dance or My Honey
JONES, PAUL She Made Up Her Mind
JONES, TOM  David Evans
JOY, JENNIE  I Don't Think I'll Wed A Japanese Young Man
JUDGE, WILL I Didn't Want To Do It
JUDIC, ANNA  Letter Song (La Perichole)
JULIAN, W. P. Ambition or What We All Want To Be
Browns Ruralising, The
JULLIAN, CARRIE fl 1860s-70s. duets w. GEORGE FREDERICKS 

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