Always do as people say you should

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Title
Always do as people say you should
Additional title: Always do as people say you should. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: My aged grandmother told me. [first line]
Names
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Manners & customs
Young women
Advice
Sexual behavior
Grandmothers
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Stamp on cover: A. D. Matthews & Sons, music department.
Content: Signature on cover: Edith H.(?) Smith.
Content: The fortune teller.
Statement of responsibility: words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d1d44d70-c592-012f-9daa-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1898: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Always do as people say you should" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f164-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Always do as people say you should" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f164-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). Always do as people say you should Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f164-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Always do as people say you should