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Title
It's not what you were, it's what you are to-day
Additional title: Here's to the health of dear old friends. [first line]
Additional title: Never tell them what you were once upon a time. [first line of chorus]

Names
Marion, David (Lyricist)
Marion, David (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: c1898 ; 1925
Place Term: [s.n.]
Publisher: Jos. W. Jos. W. Stern & Co. ; Dave Marion ; Jerry Vogel Music Co., Inc.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Wealth -- Moral and ethical aspects
Toasting
Friendship
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : No cover.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Dave Marion.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 46526610-c593-012f-58dd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It's not what you were, it's what you are to-day" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - c1898 ; 1925. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It's not what you were, it's what you are to-day" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - c1898 ; 1925). It's not what you were, it's what you are to-day Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f0b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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It's not what you were, it's what you are to-day