The girl next door

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The girl next door
Additional title: I've lived within my present home a month, or maybe more. [first line]
Additional title: She's the girl next door, the girl next door, bewitching and so handsome is the girl next door. [first line of chorus]
Friday, Will. H., Jr. (Composer)
Friday, Will. H., Jr. (Lyricist)
Wehman, Henry J. (Copyright holder)
De Wolf, Marie (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: Henry J. Wehman
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Music Division
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: On cover: as sung with great success by Marie De Wolf. Cover includes a photograph of Marie De Wolf dressed as a housekeeper standing next to an elegantly carved wooden chair with a duster in her left hand.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Will H. Friday, Jr.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3384d5e0-c590-012f-5ced-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The girl next door" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

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The girl next door