Waste not want not never be in need, drink from the bucket it was your father's creed. [first line of chorus]

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Names
Newcomb, M. (Dedicatee)
Belasco, F. (Lyricist)
Tousey, Frank (Copyright holder)
Howard, Homer (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Frank Tousey's Publishing House
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Drinking vessels
Ethics
Satisfaction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover contains signature of former owner: Mrs. Ed. B. Evef [?], Sep. 1891.

Content : Cover illustration is a drawing of a dipper (ladle) with a woman dressed in a bustle and hat, about to drink from the dipper. A barrel stands in the background.

Content : Dedication on cover: To Miss M. Newcomb, Hudson, N.Y.

Content : On cover: Frank Tousey's popular music no. 79

Statement of Responsibility: By F. Belasco and Homer Howard.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: b2950030-c58d-012f-52ce-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Waste not want not never be in need, drink from the bucket it was your father's creed. [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edd9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Waste not want not never be in need, drink from the bucket it was your father's creed. [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edd9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). Waste not want not never be in need, drink from the bucket it was your father's creed. [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edd9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Waste not want not never be in need, drink from the bucket it was your father's creed. [first line of chorus]