Mesmerize Magee ; Dope song

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Mesmerize Magee ; Dope song
Additional title: I'm acquainted with a "copper," fact he is my steady "popper" [First line of song]
Additional title: When I mez, mer, mez, mer, mezmerize Magee [First line of chorus]
Ellis, M. Melville (Composer)
Ellis, M. Melville (Lyricist)
Lewis, Ada (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Howlley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Police -- 1800-1899
Deception -- 1800-1899
Women -- Health & welfare
Opium abuse
Sheet music
Content: On cover: dedicated & sung with great success by Miss Ada Lewis in the Rogers Bros' farce, " A Reign of Error."
Content: Signed photograph of Ada Lewis on cover.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by M.M. Ellis.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23819b50-c595-012f-d6a1-58d385a7bc34
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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. "Mesmerize Magee ; Dope song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mesmerize Magee ; Dope song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016.

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Mesmerize Magee ; Dope song