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

Last updated: May 2013 

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 - M
MACABE, MAY possibly dr. of Michael Maccabe of The Two Macs in which case her dates are 1885-c1949.
Eleanor O'Connor
MACARTHY, BARTLETT  I Got This In Leicester Square
McCARTHY, CHARLES  A + L&C Pull Down The Blind
MACARTHY, HARRY  Handsome Beau, The
MacCABE, FREDERICK Love, Beautiful Love
McCONNELL, C. J.  1842-95
Old House At Home, The
McCONNELL FAMILY, THE Mrs Martha Jane
Waltzing
McCORMACK, Count JOHN Passing By
Star Of The County Down, The
McCULLOCH, BRIEN  d. 20 Jul 1891
Coiner, The sk.

When The Lights Are Low
 
McCULLOCH, CARL  b.1885?
Some Of These Days
MACDERMOTT, G. H. Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number 6.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk

I Do Feel So Awfully Loose
I Like A Toddle Down Regent Street
I'll Take A House
That's What We'd Like To Do
MACDERMOTT, OUIDA

Nee Annie Louise-Mary Macdermott.  M. (1) Sidney Wood, younger brother of Marie Lloyd (div.) (2) C.J. Harrison (in 1917) (3) Jay Wilber, bandleader.  1923 deserted family including  6 year old son to return to the stage.
We Do Like A Handful Of Nuts 

McGREGOR, HELEN 
My Heiland Hame

McGRATH, NAT

He's Always On The Booze Each Day
Night I Tried To Sing Extempore, The

McHAFFIE  Why Can't Paddy Be A Gentleman?
McHUGH, JOHN Danny Boy
MACKINDER, LIONEL
wife's name should be GRACIE LEIGH
MacINNES, MARY Eriskay Love Lilt, An
McINTOSH, NANY  Song Of The Bee
MacKAY, ERIN COLIN  1876-1905
McKAY, JOCK  Pipes Are Playing In The Town Of Troon, The
MacLAGAN, TOM Defenders Of The Land
Pretty Little London Ruff, The
MacLEAN, TOM  1845-92
Timothy Tottle or Drunk Again
MacNAUGHTON, CHARLES  Skyland
MacNEY, GEORGE  Old Bull-Dog, The
Only Ten Of Us
MACARTE, ADDIE  d. 26 Jul 1908
MACK, ANDREW My Pearl's A Bowery Girl
MACKEY, JULIE
d.o.b. incorrectly listed.  More likely to be 1873.
Cast Aside
I Wonder Why I Want No One But You
Mid The Green Fields Of Virginia
Old Fashioned Mother, The
You Can't Love Me, Charlie

MACS, THE TWO

see MAY MACABE
Our Bonny Bunch Of Rhubarb
Paddy's Excursion To London
Ta-Ra-Ra

MADDOX, BESSIE  Wild Rose
MAGLEY, IRENE Faust Rag, The (w. FRED FARREN)

MAGUIRE, LILLIE

 

News From The War
I Can Play The Game As Well As You
Red Cross Nurse
MAGUIRE, TOM Why Should He Lie In The White Man's Grave?
MAHONEY, WILL
She's My Lily
MAIL, HARRY Forward Youth, The
They Haven't Found Him Yet
MAITLAND, ADA d. 24 Apr 1871
MAITLAND, FRED Should Women Have Votes?
MAJILTON, FLORENCE d. 19 Oct 1906 (Mrs W. Harrison)
MALIBRAN, MARIA Then You'll Remember Me
There Is No Home Like My Own
MALONE, KITTY Peggy O'Neale
MALPASS, ELISE
Archie! Archie!

MALVERN, JESSIE  
 

Alpine Queen
Burnished Locks Of Gold
Let's Give Our Minds To Drinking

MALVINI, JESSIE

We're The Girls To Keep Them Alive

MAN, EFFIE  Joy Of Love, The
MANNONS, THE Uncle Yank sk.
MANSEL, Lady  Fare You Well, Daisy Bell (1894 sequel by Dacre)
What I Saw I Must Not Tell You Now
MANUS, GLADYS Boy Blue
MARIE, MINIATURE
see MARIE EGERTON

MARIES, NANCE


Charlie's Mashed On My Pearlies
Old Story, An
She Couldn't Make Her Mind Up
Silly Fool
You'd Have Done The Same

MARIO, Signor 
dates should be: 1810-83
MARIO, MINNIE My Sweetheart's The Man In The Moon
Trespassing
MARIUS, Monsieur ne Claude Marius Duplany
MARLOW, HARRY Don't Forget The Chorus
Don't Start To Worry If The Sun Don't Shine

Till The Boys Come Home (Keep The Home Fires Burning?)
When Johnny Comes Marching Home
MARNEY, LILY Georgie, Georgie, Can't Come Out You See
Have A Drop Of Gin, Old Dear
MARRIOTT, CHARLES He's Done A Bunk
I Couldn't Get Thro' The Doorway
MARS, ANNIE Come Along Up In The Flip Flap

MARSDEN, Miss SIMETA 

Dear Old Home, The

MARSHALL, EDWARD b. 1824/5
Holly & Ivy
MARSTON, OLIVE All Alone
MARTELL, NELLIE  Nellie or Ten Past Nine
Sing To Me Johnnie
MARTELL, TOM Pots And Kettles
Soldier's Valentine, The
MARTIN & O'BRIEN On The 7.28
MARTIN, EDGAR d.15 Jan 1900
MARTIN, I. E. Death Of Nelson, The
Rhine Wine
MARTIN, ROSE
No One Nigh
MARTIN, TOM  1852-1905
Billy's Birthday
MARTIN, EDGAR  d. 15 Jan 1900
MARTINE & SON
Good-Bye, Sweet Marie

MARTINETTIS, THE

In 1894 L(o)uis Martinetti made a one-reeler. Details and still on: http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/papr:@field(NUMBER+@band+4028))

MARTINI, ADA Try And Find Another Coon
MASON, EDWARD
Merry Summer Time, The (Mason: Louis Ellis)

MASON, FRED

Whistling Club, The

MASTON, OLIVE Lovesome Coon, The
MATHEWS, CHARLES Out!
MATTHEWS, H. P. Tricky
MATTHEWS, JULIA Sabre Song (Grande Duchesse Of Gerolstein)
MAUDE, NELLIE Oh, Jolly, Ain't He Style?
King Of The Ice
MAURICE, HUBERT
1860?-1909 later k.a. Hugh Jay Didcott, agent
Never Again Thy Face To See
MAVIUS, GLADYS daughter-in-law of KATE CARNEY
Rosie Is Waiting
MAXWELL, TOM  Timothy Twitters
MAY, AUSTIN  He Sang A Song Of Home Sweet Home
MAY, DAISY  I'll Do It For Him Now
Pomper-Doodle-Loodle-Lum
Random-Tandem Boys
MAY, ELSIE
'Cos I Know How Many Beans Make Five
MAY, FRED Street Dancer, The
MAY, MAGGIE
Under The Deodar
MAY, ROSIE Dora And Flora
Terror Of Caroline Court, The
MAY, ROSINA Come, Kiss Me Charley
Flower Girl, A
MAY, QUEENIE Snowflakes
MAY, SOPHIE  Do You Think So?
Have A Drink, Boys?
My Turn Next
MAY, STELLA  Girl With A Naughty Wink
MAYBRICK, MICHAEL Abbot, The
MAYCOCK, Lieut A. H.
Come Boys Enlist As A Soldier

MAYDUE, ALICE
 
 

1866-1954
Brown And Green
It Would Be Better For England
Little Mabel My Bride
Who's To Blame?

MAYER, DAISY

I'm Happy

MAYNE, CLARICE delete: Mr & Mrs Smith
You Won't Miss De Water
MAYNE, ERNIE* b. 1873/4
MAYNE, WILL 
Obadiah Binks or If You See That Man
MAYO, SAM I Was Having My Breakfast In Bed
Night Began To Fall, The
Put That Gramophone Record On Again 

There Are Worse Things In Russia
MAYWOOD, GEORGE When The Swallows Come Again
MEAD, DAISY fl c.1910
Oh, Boys, I've Seen You There
MEADE, ALEC 
Do You Remember?

MEADOW(S), KENNY

Cosy Little Cot
Flora
Gets His Ear Well Down
Messmates
Who Is It?

MEDLEY, GEORGE He Hasn't Got Over It Yet
MELFORD, MARK Regular Plant, A sk.
MELLOR, TOM  188?-1926
MELNOTTE, CONNIE 'Twas Only A Drooping Primrose
MELVILLE, ALICE  1867-1906
MELVIN, GEORGE J. 1865-1912

MENDELSSOHN, FELIX

1911-52

MEREDITH, SISTERS  Oowana
Take Our Advice, Girls

MEREDITH, J. A.

Game Of Life, The
Woman's Devotion, A
MERRIE, CECIL  Good Bye To The Naughty Argyle
Money Will Always Find Friends
MERRILEES, JESSIE eldest of three Sisters Merrilees fl. c1890s
If Ye Love Me Honey, Tell Me, Honey, Do!
MERRY, MADGE Before And After Marriage
Canoodling Charming Coon, The
How Ashamed I Was
That's Nothing
MERRY, MINA b1890
What Is It, Eh?
Why Can't You Do That?
MERRYLEES, JAMES  All Through The Rain
MERSON, BILLY They Can't Find Kelly
Yacht I've Not Got, The

METROPOLITAN QUARTETTE

(D. M. Maxon, J. T. Woods, H. H. Kennedy, R. J. Webb)
Love Comes But Once
MILBURN, J. H. After The Ball (parody)
I Obliged Him
Mrs Brady's Daughter
Robinson's Musical Party

Roman Fall, The

Sparkling Sherry
MILDARE, CHARLES d. 23 July 1924
Whistling Willie
Bye Bye Betsey
MILFORD, HARRY Brave Deeds
My Chum
MILL, LILA
Japanese Lovers (w. J. Edward Fraser)

MILL, PAUL

On Our Own
Pastimes
There It Stuck

MILLBROOK, GLADYS  Trust Me With Your Heart Again
MILLER, FLORRIE
Back One Again
In The Year Of 94

MILLER, ROSE

Ragtime Cowboy Joe 1900

MILLER, WALTER

<>one of many recording pseudonyms of STANLEY KIRKBY
But They Can't Diddle Me
Following In Father's Footsteps
Galloping Major, The
We All Walked Into The Shop
MILLIS, FRED W. A + LC For England! The Colonies' Message! 1900
MILLS, BEN  fl 1820s-30s
Billy Nuts The Poet
Fire Off The Guns
MILLS, HORACE Leave It Alone
Reason Why, The
MILLS, MAJOR  You Should Have Seen 'Em (possible further word)
MILLS, TOM  1861-1917
Real John Bull, The sk.
MILLS, R. WATKIN
Richard Of Taunton Dean
Windmill, The

MILTON, CHRIS
 

Dreams
I Can Guess

MILTON, FRANKIE

Don't
Johnny's Got The Shutters Up

MILTON, TOM A + L&C I Didn't Stop To Ask The Full
Particulars 1896
MILTON, FRANKIE  Johnny's Got The Shutters Up
MILTON, TOM A + L&C I Didn't Stop To Ask The Full Particulars 1896
MINIATURE MARIE see MARIE EGERTON
MIRELLA, MYRA Sweetest Story Ever Told, The
MITES, MERRY MINSTREL Golden Wedding Jubilee
MOHAWK MINSTRELS Bill The Boswain (sic)
How Many Friends Have You Got?

Khaki Night And Day

Little Lock Of Hair, A (Little Henry)
Rival Robbers, The

Shah-She-Shy-Show-Show

When Mary Had A Puncture In Her Tyre

When You Are Growing Old
You Must Have De Wool On De Top
MOLLOY, FRANK P. Last Moments Of Robert Emmett, The
MONA, Miss WEE  later k.a. Mona Vivian
Cornflower
MONKS, JACK Sun Is Always Shining, The
MONTAGU, WILL 
d.16 Sep 1915
MONTAGUE, CARRIE Come Back
Dancing At The Ball
Getting Too Old For The School
Rat Tat Tat
Ricketty Racketty Crew
MONTAGUE, D. or G. L. Cook's Excursion Trip, A
MONTAGUE, DAISY (BESSIE)  1867-92
MONTAGUE, JOSEPH B. It's A Little Bit Of Sugar For The Bird
MONTAGUE, Master LEO Rooty-Tooty Army, The or The British Fusiliers
MONTGOMERY, W. H.  1811-86
Parting With Teddy O'Rann

People, The
MOON, NELLIE debut: 1863
MOORE, ?  Irishman's Shanty, The
MOORE, ALEC Right On The End Of It
MOORE & BURGESS  MINSTRELS After RAEBURN, Sam add: TEMPLETON, Harry. After: Names in brackets are soloists add: one of whom, Louis Rainford, d. 26 Nov. 1923.
Another Sweet Face
Awkward Squad, The
Bear Her Gently Hence, Ye Spirits
Beautiful Maid

Belle Bradley

Cattle Show Song

Champagne & Oysters

Chorus of Freed Slaves
Come, Sing To Me, Annie Again

Come Where The Tangled Beeches

Coons Are All A-Dreamin', The

Darling Little Eva Ray
Down Among The Daisies

Flight Of The Slave, The
Glory Or The Grave

Golden Hours
Happy Darkies, The
Heavenly Voices
I''ll Make Dat Black Girl Mine
I'm Going There
In The Old Green Lane

Keep In The Middle Of The Road

Kiss Me Good Night, Mother

Kitty May

Life Is Like An April Day

Little Alabama Coon, The

Little Golden Sunbeam
Little Sweetheart
Little Word `Yes'

Lucinda Long

Many Weary Years Ago

Maple By The Mill, The

May Blossoms

Meet Me Dearest One Tonight (Louis Rainford)

Merry Laughing Eyes (Vernon Reed)

My Dream Of Love Is O'er

My Love Is Still The Same
My Lovely Star
My Old House
My Pretty Red Rose
Ne'er The Welcome Shove

Nigger And The Bear, The

9th Battalion On Parade, The
Nobody's Darling But Mine
Old Cottage Gate, The

One At Home Who Thinks Of Me
On Sylvan Hedge
On The Soft Wings Of Love
Other Day, The

Our Exile Is O'er
Our Guests
Perished In The Snow
Pretty Birdling

Remember

Return Of The Exile, The

Robin, Pretty Robin

Rowing In The Starlight

She's The Wickedest Critter In The World
Softly Smiles

Sing, Dearest, Sing

Song Of The God Vulcan

Songs That I Loved Long Ago

Standing On De Corner Didn't Mean No Harm

Star Of Venice
Still By Thy Side

Summer Birds Have Flown

Sweet Aileen

Sweet Annie Moore

Sweet Birds

Sweet Fire In The Grate

Sweet Gray Hairs Of My Mother

Sweet Loved Ones Left At Home

There Is No Time Like The Old

Too Late

Wait For The Chariot
Waiting At The Old Garden Gate

Watermill

Welcome, Sweet Herald Of Spring

When All The World Is Young

Where Are My Old Friends?
Whispering In The Twilight
Who Knows If They Will Meet
?
Young Cupid Is King
MOORE, ALEC 1861-96
Curtain Drops, Our Play Is Done, The
I've Got Room For Another One
MOORE, ALICE I Will Be There
MOORE, BELLA f. G. W. MOORE; widow of Fred Vokes
MOORE, FLORA Balm'ral, Ladies, Balmoral
John James O'Reilly
MOORE, G. W. Fireworks On The Brain
Let Her Rip

O George Tell Me If You Love Me
Parade On St Patrick's Day, The
Riding On The Box Seat
MOORE, JESSIE d. 28 Nov 1910
MOORE  & BURGESS MINS. See above
MOORE, MURRAY
Silly Ass!
MOORE, RAYMON Sweet Marie
MOORE SISTERS Two Little Vagabonds
MOORE, UNITY Mary From Tipperary (Business As Usual)
MORA, BELLE I'm Going To Sea
MORDAUNT, GEORGE d. 21 Sep 1890
I've Seen 'Em Do It
MORE, NELLIE
Do You, Boys?
MORE, REUBEN  Nora My Leonora
Mesmerist, The
MORELL, DAISY Everybody Rag With Me
MORGAN, W. H.  Bus Conductor, The
Photographer, The
Somebody Else
MORNEY, JOSEPHINE Go Steady!
MORRELL, MILLIE  d.8 Nov 1904 (Mrs Walter Scott) w. The Sisters Morrell
MORRELL, OLIVE Under A Panama
My Little Laplander
MORRIS, ALLAN
Blue Bell
MORRIS, IDA  b.1895My Nellie's Blue Eyes
MORRIS, LILY Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number 10.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk

correction: I Wasn't Born With A Spoon In My Mouth
It's The Fashion
Look The Other Way Boys
Tricky Boys
When I'm A Little Older
MORRIS, TED Right On The Top Of It
Woman Of Some Importance, A
MORRIS, WILLIAM E. (BILLY) 1831-78
A And B
Champagne Charlie Was His Name
Isabella And Her Gingham Umbrella
Polly Perkins Of Abington Green
MORTIMER, ALBERT  
 
After The Daylight
All The Can Won't Hold
None Knows What The Fellow Can't Do

MORTIMER, MAUDE

Woman's Love, A

MORTIMER, PATTIE?  True British Swell, The
MORTON, JOHN  d. 30 Mar 1907 (w. Moore & Burgess)
MORTON, MAY Push Along, My Honey! Push Along
MORTON, STEWART He's Been A Long Time Gorn
MORTON, TED He Doesn't Wear A Worried Look
MORTON, TOM
That's One Of Your Girls
MOSEDALE, EDWARD b. 1834
Heaving Up His Slacks
Put Yourself In His Place
MOSS, W. F.
Them, These And Those
MOULTON, EVELYN Oh! Me, Oh! My
MOZART, GEORGE Bertie, The Dandy MC
MUIR, J.A.* Bluebell And The Butterfly, The
Dat Was Me

When Father Carves The Duck
MUIR, MINNIE  It's A Long Long Way To Tipperary
MULLEN, J. B.  Eva!
MULROSE, KITTY Committed Suicide
MUNRO, Miss K.  Just Look At That, Just Look At This
MUNROE, WALTER Come Back Mavourneen
I Gave Her A Blue Spotted Hancher
Jimmy Johnson's Holiday

Picnic In Turkey, A

Stop The Cab
Stowaway, The sk.
MURPHY, ELLA Clara Nolan's Ball
MURPHY, PAT k.i.a. Oct 1917
Barry The Brewer From Cork 
MURRAY, BILLY
It Looks Like A Big Night Tonight
MURRAY, Miss GASTON 1826-89
Irish Courtship
MURRAY, ROBERT A + m Dear Were The Days (Thos H. Harrison: Murray 1923)
MURRAY, SLADE Brave Drummer Joe
Don't Leave Your Mother When Her Hair Turns Grey
I'm The Fellow That Tells The Truth

Waterloo
MURRAY, THOMAS E.  He's All Right Now
More Than Likely
MUSGRAVE, WILL Good-Bye (Castling & Arthurs)
I Met Her By The Rippling River 
MY FANCY 1878-1933  Article and repertoire in Music Hall Studies Number 5.
See www.musichallstudies.co.uk

nee Mae Rose Baker; m. HARRY BAWN
Winter, Spring, Summer scena
MYRTIL, ODETTE  1898-1978 m. Bob Adams of THE TWO BOBS
Vamp, The

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