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Context of Unsigned holograph | This amusing poem, untitled and unsigned, was possibly written extempore to a friend called "Jem". The "Judy" referred to in the poem is also unidentifiable. In faint ink at the top of the poem is written "Wexford [Ireland] March 2 1810". The poem gives the history of a "black Jack" container. The Kilmainham Gaol referred to is a former prison located in Kilmainham in Dublin. It is now a museum
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