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Brain wafers
Additional title: Round of pleasure. Brain wafers. [uniform title]
Additional title: You do not care waht people say you set your eye a winking. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: You take these wafesr to the play you give them to the actors. [first line]
Englander, Ludwig (1853-1914) (Composer)
Rosenfeld, Sydney (1855-1931) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place: Howard & Company
Publisher: George L. Spaulding
Library locations
Music Division
Humorous songs
Persuasion (Psychology)
Sheet music
Content: Summary: Giving a wafer to various people has the effect of making them do what you want them to do.
Content: On cover: Songs from Klaw and Erlanger's new extravaganza A round of pleasure, produced at the Knickerbocker Theatre, N.Y.
Statement of responsibility: words by Sydney Rosenfeld ; music by Ludwig Englander.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1091770-c591-012f-b296-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1914: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Brain wafers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Brain wafers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016.

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Brain wafers