An old maid

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An old maid
Additional title: I'm an old mai, an old mai, that's what the people say. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Naughty men just look before you, here's a maiden can adore you. [first line]
Burt, Addie (Singer)
Leonard, W. B. (Composer)
Leonard, W. B. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: Cortland, N.Y.
Publisher: The W.B. Leonard Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Single women
Sheet music
Content: Handwritten on top of cover: Sung by W. G. L. in City Band Minstrels.
Content: On cover: Dedicated to my friend Miss Addie Burt of Burt & Burt, and sung by her with tremendous success.
Statement of responsibility: by W.B. Leonard.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b908e030-c58e-012f-546a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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An old maid