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Come home, Father : song and chorus

words and music by Henry C. Work.
Format
Online; Musical Score
Description
1 score (5 p.) ; 34 cm.
Related title
Father, dear father, come home with me now.
Hear the sweet voice of the child.
Series
Songs. Selections ; no. 26
Published
Chicago (95 Clark St., Chicago) : Root & Cady, c1864.
Notes
Song; for voice and piano; refrain set for chorus (SATB) and piano.
Introduced in the play Ten nights in a bar-room by Timothy Shay Arthur. cf. Mattfeld, Variety music cavalcade, p. 117.
"No. 26"--Caption.
"'Tis the song of little Mary standing at the bar-room door while the shameful midnight revel rages wildly as before."--P. 3.
First line of text: Father, dear father, come home with me now.
First line of chorus: Hear the sweet voice of the child.
Publisher/plate no.
391-3 Root & Cady
Series statement
Work, Henry C. (Henry Clay), 1832-1884. Songs. Selections ; no. 26.
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