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The Barnum & Bailey Greatest Show on Earth Songster

Barnum and Bailey; Courier Company; M Witmark & Sons
Musical Score
[New York] : M. Witmark & Sons, [1904?]
Variant Title
Barnum and Bailey Greatest Show on Earth songster
Barnum & Bailey songster
  • Follow the crowd on a Sunday / words by James L. Morrison and Richard H. Gerard ; music by Harry W. Armstrong
  • You're the flower of my heart, sweet Adeline / words by Richard H. Gerard ; music by Harry W. Armstrong
  • Good-bye, little girl, good-bye / words by Will D. Cobb ; music by Gus. Edwards
  • 'Cause I only had a quarter to ma name / words by Frank Abbott ; music by Nat Osborne
  • Somebody's waiting 'neath Southern skies / words by Arthur J. Lamb ; music by John W. Bratton
  • Because you were an old sweetheart of mine / words by Maurice L. Jacobs / music by Harry I. Robinson
  • The smile that won't come off / [lyrics only] by Jos. W. Standish
  • Dolly, my Dolly / [lyrics only] by Trever Ll. Corwell
  • Song bird / words by Bartley C. Costello ; music by Leo. Friedman
  • Don't want nuthin' but Sally / words & music by Sidney L. Perrin
  • Listen to the big brass band / [lyrics only] by Dave Reed, Jr.
  • Here's your hat, what's your hurry / [lyrics only] by Bartley C. Costello
  • Queen of the Zululand / [lyrics only] by Ed. Madden
  • Good night, Beloved, good-night / words by Jane Everett Fay ; music by James Oliver
  • Come down ma evenin' star / words by Robert B. Smith ; music by John Stromberg
  • Take me back to old Virginia / words by Charles Noel Douglas ; music by James W. Casey
  • All is fair in love and war / words by Will A. Heelan ; music by J. Brachman.
1 score ([16] p.) ; 29 cm.
  • Cover title.
  • Songster, with melody lines.
  • Cover design (Courier Co. Lith. Dpt., Buffalo, N.Y.): medallion portraits of Barnum and Bailey, with "Songster" in large red letters on a gray banner.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original paper covers. On fragile paper; multiple fold separations. Gift of Brenda Forman, 2001.
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