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Good-bye boys
Additional title: Honeymoon express. Good-bye boys. Vocal score.
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Lyricist)
Jerome, William (1865-1932) (Lyricist)
Von Tilzer, Harry (1872-1946) (Composer)
Buck, Gene (Illustrator)

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1913.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1913
Place Term: New York
Publisher: H. Von Tilzer
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Honeymoon express, 1913)
Blackface entertainers
Jolson, Al, d. 1950
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1911-1920
Sheet music
Content : "Introduced by Al. Jolson in the Winter Garden production"--Cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover illustrated by Gene Buck.

Content : Cover photograph of Al Jolson?, in blackface, and signed trademark photograph of Harry Von Tilzer in lower left corner.

Content : First line of chorus: Goodbye boys, I'm going to be married tomorrow.

Content : First line of text: Goodbye old pals, I'm going far away.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Andrew B. Sterling and William Jerome ; music by Harry Von Tilzer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14528539
UUID: e5c3ab50-c5fe-012f-2972-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1913: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Good-bye boys