My old time girl

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My old time girl
Additional title: My old time girl, my old time girl. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: She wasn't up to date at all, no poet sang her praise. [first line of song]
Cassin, R. B. (Lyricist)
Libbey, J. Aldrich (1864-1925) (Singer)
Horner, Sidney (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: E.J. Nugent Music Publishing Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: Printed as a supplement to the New York Journal and Advertiser, April 30, 1899.
Content: Cover design signed Kerr includes portrait of J. Aldrich Libbey. Caption reads: Sung byt he famous high baritone J. Aldrich Libbey.
Content: Summary: Even though she was not modern or fancy, the narrator adores his old time girl.
Statement of responsibility: words byR.B. Cassin ; music by Sidney Horner.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 469aa580-c595-012f-7f00-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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My old time girl