Ma lady Lu

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Ma lady Lu
Additional title: Come to me ma lady Lu come, be ma own sweet babe oh! [First line of chorus]
Additional title: I listen to the southwinds gently sighing, they speak of you ma lady Lu [First line of song]
Doty, Charles W. (Lyricist)
Brill, Edwin S. (Composer)
White, Ruth (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Chas. B. Ward Music Publishing Co.
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Music Division
Interpersonal relations
Marriage proposals
Sheet music
Content: On cover: sung with great success by Ruth White in The Little Host.
Content: Photograph of Ruth White on cover.
Statement of responsibility: words by Chas. W. Doty ; music by Edwin S. Brill.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 107965f0-c595-012f-bd2f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ma lady Lu" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 28, 2016.

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Ma lady Lu