A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from March 10, 2017
“Do leprechauns make good secretaries?”/“Sure, they’re great at shorthand!”

A leprechaun joke is:
 
Q: Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
A: Sure, they’re great at shorthand!

 
The “shorthand” pun has been cited in print since at least 2001.
   
 
Kidsjokes.co.uk (June 23, 2001)
St Patricks Day Jokes
Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
Sure, they’re great at shorthand!
     
Wilders Security Forums
Let’s Have Some Irish Jokes, Proverbs and Toasts
Q: Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
A:Sure, they’re great at shorthand!
(...)
Rita, Mar 15, 2005
   
Watchuseek
Re: Happy Saint Patrick’s Day
SurferD
March 18th, 2007
(...)
Q. Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
A. Sure, they’re great at shorthand!
 
Google Groups: Angelique’sSmorgaabord
Some Irish jokes for St. paddy’s tomrrow. Enjoy.
andrea murray
3/17/07
(...)
Q: Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
A:Sure, they’re great at shorthand!
 
Twitter
Tom Cahillane‏
@dmcscorp
Q: Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
A:Sure, they’re great at shorthand!
www.alcoholichumor.com
7:13 PM - 9 Mar 2009
 
Twitter
Beverly Schmitt‏
@BeverlySchmitt
Q.  Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
A.  Sure, they’re great at shorthand!
10:24 AM - 17 Mar 2009
 
Google Books
St Patrick’s Day Jokes
By Peter Crumpton
PeteyRF Creative
2015
Pg. ?:
Do leprechauns make good secretaries?
Sure, they’re great at shorthand!
 
My Town Tutors
St. Patrick’s Day Jokes: Top 10 St. Patrick’s Day Jokes
Posted on March 17, 2015
(...)
9. Do leprechauns make good secretaries? …. Sure, they’re great at shorthand!

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityWork/Businesses • Friday, March 10, 2017 • Permalink


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