Linger longer, Loo

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Linger longer, Loo
Additional title: "Love laughs at locksmiths" so they say but don't believe it's true. [first line]
Additional title: Linger longer, ALucy linger longer, Loo.[first line of chorus]
Hylton, Millie (Singer)
Jones, Sidney (1861-1946) (Composer)
Younge, Willie (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: Edward Schuberth & Co. ; E. Ascherberg & Co.
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Sheet music
Content: Cover contains a reproduction of Millie Hylton in costume.
Content: Version in G major, for soprano or tenor.
Content: After chorus is 8 measures labeled Dance music, after which is an arrangement of the chorus for four-part chorus (soprano, alto, tenor, bass).
Content: On cover: Sung with enormous success by Miss Millie Hylton in the gaiety burlesque Don Juan.
Statement of responsibility: words by Willie Younge ; music by Sidney Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 92d72530-c58e-012f-5297-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Linger longer, Loo" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893.

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Linger longer, Loo