You're a saucy baby

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Title
You're a saucy baby
Additional title: I love a girl and she loves me. [first line of song]
Additional title: Oh! you're a saucy baby, to that, you must agree. [first line of chorus]
Names
Chapman, Lillian M. (Composer)
Chapman, Lillian M. (Lyricist)
Gro, Josephine (Singer)
Gro, Josephine (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Brooklyn, NY
Publisher: Chas. W. Held
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Separation (Psychology)
Quarreling
Women -- United States -- 1890-1899
Dominance (Psychology)
Marital conflict
Genres
Vocal scores with piano
Notes
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover at center right: D.M. Williams & Co., 125th St. & 3rd Ave., New York.
Content: On cover: To Josephine Gro. Cover includes photograph of Josephine Gro.
Content: Summary: The male narrator is in love with a woman, but she is domineering so he threatens to leave, calling her a saucy dame; he goes away but receives a letter from her claiming she'll act better, so resolves to go home; he gives warning to all who encounter a saucy lady.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Lillian M. Chapman.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eb06a120-c595-012f-0837-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You're a saucy baby" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef57-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You're a saucy baby" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef57-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). You're a saucy baby Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef57-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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You're a saucy baby