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Newport News Blues

words by Sergt. Hal Oliver ; music by Corpl. Willie Shifrin
Format
Musical Score
Published
New York (145 W. 45th St.) : Frederick V. Bowers Inc., c1918 (N.Y. : F.J. Lawson Co.]
Language
English
Description
1 vocal score (3, [1] p.) ; 35 cm.
Notes
  • Title from caption title.
  • For voice and piano.
  • Cover design by Starmer: a fleet of battleships steam across the ocean. Large inset portrait, captioned "Sung with great success by Frederick V. Bowers. The number "5" is in lower left corner.
  • First line of text: I've been around this world a bit, I've seen 'bout all the sights.
  • First line of chorus: Oh! Newport News blues is the latest fad.
  • Advertisements: in the gutter: for "We're going to take the germ out of Germany" and "Good luck to the U.S.A."; on p. [4]: "Bowers songs touch the heart", with a list of songs, a photograph of Corpl. Willie Shifrin, and a group photograph of members of the Supply Division, Quartermaster Corps, Detachment No. 2, Newport News, Va.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Bruccoli Great War Collection. Gift of Matthew J. Bruccoli.
Technical Details
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    a| 1 vocal score (3, [1] p.) ; c| 35 cm.
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    a| Cover design by Starmer: a fleet of battleships steam across the ocean. Large inset portrait, captioned "Sung with great success by Frederick V. Bowers. The number "5" is in lower left corner.
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    a| First line of text: I've been around this world a bit, I've seen 'bout all the sights.
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    a| First line of chorus: Oh! Newport News blues is the latest fad.
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    a| Advertisements: in the gutter: for "We're going to take the germ out of Germany" and "Good luck to the U.S.A."; on p. [4]: "Bowers songs touch the heart", with a list of songs, a photograph of Corpl. Willie Shifrin, and a group photograph of members of the Supply Division, Quartermaster Corps, Detachment No. 2, Newport News, Va.
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    a| Oliver, Hal.
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    a| D639 .S65 S54 1918 w| LC i| X031590472 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| RAREBOOK
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