All that can presently (May 2013) be gleaned about by internet searching is that Francis Byrne is the one-off composer of How Are You Going to Wet Your Whistle (1919) published by Leo Feist, New York, USA.
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by Francis Byrne.
It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys:ER(w&m)
How Are You Going to Wet Your Whistle(w&m)
Frank McKintyre (co-author) P. Wenrich (co-author)