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So they say
Additional title: It is said that woman's age is here. [first line]
Additional title: So they say, so they say, so they say. [first line of chorus]
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Barnabee, Henry Clay (1833-1917) (Singer)
Van Dresser, Marcia (1876 or 7-1937) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York ; Chicago ; [etc.]
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Interpersonal relations
Relations between the sexes
Humorous songs
Sheet music
Content: The Viceroy. [musical]
Content: On cover: H.C. Barnabee; Marcia Van Dresser; flowers.
Content: Supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser. May 27, 1900.
Statement of responsibility: words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 342c95b0-c597-012f-96f8-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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So they say