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The new Bully
Additional title: Widow Jones.
Howard, Joseph E. (Joseph Edgar) (1878-1961) (Lyricist)
Irwin, May (1862-1938) (Singer)
Howard, Joseph E. (Joseph Edgar) (1878-1961) (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: [s.n.]
Publisher: Joseph E. Howard
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
Sheet music
Content: On cover: The only original edition...As sung with howling success by Miss May Irwin of teh Widow Jones Company.
Content: Signature of former owner on cover at top (illegible).
Content: Text for 4 additional verses and last chorus found on page 5.
Statement of responsibility: music by Joseph E. Howard.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8101f370-c590-012f-135d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1961: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The new Bully" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The new Bully" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). The new Bully Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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The new  Bully