You don't have to marry the girl

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Title
You don't have to marry the girl
Additional title: But you don't have to marry the girl. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When you go a courting, boys, life is full of bliss. [first line]
Names
Rosey, Geo. (George) (Composer)
Lind, W. Murdoch (Lyricist)
Gilson, Lottie (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Copyright Date: 1895
Place: New York
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern and Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Dating (Social custom)
Humorous songs
Waltzes
Platonic love
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Photostat.
Content: Text of 3 verses of song and spoken interludes printed on p. 2.
Content: Cover includes a photograph of Lottie Gilson. Cover design also includes drawings of a man and woman bicycling, bathing, riding in a buggy, and sitting together.
Content: On cover: Up to date song with waltz chorus...sun by "the little magnet" Miss Lottie Gilson.
Statement of responsibility: composed by George Rosey, written by W. Murdoch Lind.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d851db90-c590-012f-5af4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Copyright date
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You don't have to marry the girl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68c58b44-7eb3-335d-e040-e00a180610e4

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You don't have to marry the girl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68c58b44-7eb3-335d-e040-e00a180610e4

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). You don't have to marry the girl Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68c58b44-7eb3-335d-e040-e00a180610e4

Wikipedia Citation

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You don't have to marry the girl