Dangerous girls

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Dangerous girls
Additional title: Jack and the beanstalk. Dangerous girls. [uniform title]
Additional title: Oh! We are the dangerous girls, as we flicker, flicker, flicker, flash, and flit. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: You may talk of your Paris girls, they have chich and style and grace. [first line]
Rosenfeld, Sydney (1855-1931) (Lyricist)
Schindler, Paul (Composer)
Pales, Jules (Illustrator)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Place: Boston
Publisher: Bates & Bendix
Library locations
Music Division
Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1890-1899
Women -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1890-1899
Sexual attraction
Content: Additional illustrations on remaining pages of music show additional women attired as on the cover.
Content: Composer's name on cover is misspelled: Paul Schindley [instead of Paul Schindler].
Content: Cover illustration by Jules Pales shows a chorus line of women as if dancing a cancan, wearing long skirts, petticoats and black stockings; one woman stands in front of the others; the top edge of a conductor can be seen at the bottom of the cover.
Content: On cover: As sung in Klaw and Erlanger's production of Jack and the beanstalk.
Content: Summary: While girls in Paris and London have their values, the real thing is a New York girl.
Statement of responsibility: words by Sidney Rosenfeld, music by Paul Schindley.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f667a580-c591-012f-d698-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1855: Creator Born
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1931: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dangerous girls" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c094-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dangerous girls" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 23, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c094-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897). Dangerous girls Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c094-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dangerous girls