Written by James Thornton and published in 1898, "When You Were Sweet Sixteen" is performed here at the Inverell Pioneer Village by Jim Hanlon, Adrian Harte, Michael O'Sullivan, and Jo Peel.
"Inspired and sung by the composer's wife, the ballad quickly became a hit song in Vaudeville. It has a long recording history that includes numerous popular singers, has been heard on film, and is considered a standard of barbershop quartets." WIKIPEDIA
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