Hennessy Avenged

Album: Murder Ballads (1891)

Songfacts®:

  • Chief Hennessy Avenged was the headline in the New York Times, March 15, 1891. "Hennessy Avenged" is also the title of a song by Fred Bessel. New Orleans police chief David Hennessy was assassinated on October 15, 1890, which was the subject of another song, "The Hennessy Murder". >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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