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

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Entry from March 02, 2020
“For each petal on the shamrock, this brings a wish your way…” (Irish saying)

A St. Patrick’s Day poem is:
   
“For each petal on the shamrock.,
This brings a wish your way—
Good health, good luck, and happiness
For today and every day.”

   
Authorship is unknown. The poem was printed in The Advocate (Stamford, CT) on March 2, 1988.
       
 
Wikipedia: Shamrock
A shamrock is a young sprig, used as a symbol of Ireland. Saint Patrick, Ireland’s patron saint, is said to have used it as a metaphor for the Christian Holy Trinity. The name shamrock comes from Irish seamróg [ˈʃamˠɾˠoːɡ], which is the diminutive of the Irish word seamair óg and simply means “young clover”.
       
2 March 1988, The Advocate (Stamford, CT), “Recipe Exchange” by Valerie Foster, pg. C3, col. 5:
For each petal on the shamrock.,
This brings a wish your way—
Good health, good luck, and happiness
For today and every day.

 
Newspapers.com
17 March 1996, Kenosha (WI) News, “My Irish family of gardeners” by Tom Kalb, pg. C6, col. 2:
May each petal on your shamrock.
Brings a grand wish your way—
Good health, good luck and happiness
For today and every day.
 
Google Groups: rec.crafts.textiles.needlework
Irish Cross Stitch Patterns
SCampb6680
6/20/97
Leisure arts has a cute pattern that says,
For each petal on the shamrock this brings a gift your way, Good luck,
Good health and hapiness for today and everyday-
I don’t know exactly how to get hold of it, I found it in a book at the
Library-
   
Google Books
Irish Toasts
Bath, UK: Parragon
1999
Pg. 26:
For each petal on the shamrock.
This brings a wish your way
Good health, good luck, and happiness,
For today and every day.
 
Twitter
Roz B.
@RozB33
Replying to @GabrielSaporta
@GabrielSaporta 4 each petal on the shamrock this brings a wish your way, good health, good luck, & happiness, for today and everyday.
8:50 PM · Dec 16, 2008·Twitter Web Client
   
Twitter
LindaLaforgeart
@LindaLaforgeart
“For each petal on the shamrock this brings a wish your way - Good health, good luck, and happiness For today and every day.”~Author Unknown
9:03 AM · Mar 16, 2009·Twitter Web Client
 
Twitter
Irish Quote
@IrishQuote
“For each petal on the shamrock, this brings a wish your way. good health, good luck and happiness for today & every day.” - Irish Blessing
6:35 PM · Mar 1, 2014·Hootsuite
     
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Gravon’s Natural Chiropractic Center
· March 16, 2018 · 
For each petal on the shamrock, this brings a wish your way - good health, good luck, and happiness, for today and every day.
-Irish Blessings
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
 
Twitter
Barbara
@Phinny
“Each petal on the Shamrock brings an Irish wish your way. Good Health, good luck and happiness each and every day.”  Happy March!
9:29 AM · Mar 1, 2020·Twitter for iPad

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