The day that's gone can never come again

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Names
Waters, Safford (Composer)
Waters, Safford (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: [New York]
Publisher: Primrose & West Music Pub. Co. ; Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Man-woman relationships
Desertion
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Lacking cover.

Content : Summary: The narrator describes a meeting with a former girlfriend who had left him for another; he describes love as a day that has gone and can ever return; but she apologizes, acknowledging that she belongs to the narrator.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Safford Waters.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: f901daa0-c591-012f-7d0c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The day that's gone can never come again" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1765-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The day that's gone can never come again" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1765-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). The day that's gone can never come again Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1765-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The day that's gone can never come again