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Additional title: Guess you can see by the cut of my jib. [first line]
Additional title: Straight wire you bet, stake your life that's so. [first line of chorus]
Fawn, James (1850-1923) (Singer)
Cox, M. (Editor)
Dacre, Harry (1860-1922) (Composer)
Dacre, Harry (1860-1922) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place Term: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Publisher: Spaulding & Kornder
Library locations
Music Division
Flute players
Chicago (Ill.)
Sheet music
Content : Cover illustration includes floral pattern on which four diffferent birds are perched.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Harry Dacre.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: 40d69e70-c58d-012f-c554-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1850: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1923: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Chicago" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Chicago" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2015.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - 1890). Chicago Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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