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Title
Chink Chink (Don't talk to me of marriage)
Additional title: Don't talk to me of marriage as if that were bliss personified [First line of song]
Additional title: The Singing Girl. Chink Chink [uniform title]
Names
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Composer)
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Herbert, Joseph (Singer)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1900
Place: [New York]
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Marriage
Poverty
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design incorporates 4 red cupids; 2 in upper left hand corner and 2 in upper right hand corner.
Content: On cover: as sung by Joseph Herbert in "The Singing Girl" presented by the Alice Nielsen Opera Company.
Content: On cover: Sunday Times Song Supplement; Supplement to the Phildelphia Times Sunday, January 7 1900.
Statement of responsibility: by Harry B. Smith and Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 594949d0-c594-012f-978f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Chink Chink (Don't talk to me of marriage)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eced-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Chink Chink (Don't talk to me of marriage)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eced-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1900). Chink Chink (Don't talk to me of marriage) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eced-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Chink Chink  (Don't talk to me of marriage)