Gitana, billed as "The Star that never fails to shine" had
a sweet voice and was said to have something of a flighty manner. A
pretty and feminine lady, she enjoyed a cult following.
Her best known song "Nellie Dean" is here presented in two versions,
the first before it became something of a drunkard's anthem. Many of
the other songs with which she is associated are included on this 23
Silver Bell Iola You were coming
thro' the corn Molly dear Nellie Dean When the Harvest moon is
shining sweet Eileen Sweet Caroline Yesterday you called me
Sweetheart Strolling with my Mary down the lane Never Mind My dear
Marie Mein Schnieder There's a Cottage in Ballymahone Violette
Nobody else but you My Dusky Princess Once upon a time Dinna Forget
Meet me by Moonlight Mary We've been Chums for Fifty years I'll
dream of you Imitation of a Dutch girl singing "Yaaka Hula" Silver
Bell (later version) Nellie Dean (later version).