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Title
And then he woke up
Additional title: In the garden of Eden 'midst flowers and trees, lay Adam in slumber deep. [first line]
Additional title: Lady slavey. And then he woke up. [uniform title]
Names
Daly, Dan (Singer)
Johnson, Philander Chase (1866-1939) (Lyricist)
Johnson, Philander Chase (1866-1939) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: Spaulding & Gray
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Humorous songs
Musicals
Men's dreams
Topical songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: The comic song hit of 1896...written expressly for Lederer and Canary's American production of The lady slavey, and sung nightly with unbounded success by Mr. Dan Daly.
Content: Summary: Each verse describe a situation after which the narrator reveals that it was a dream: 1) Adam wishes for a mate, gets Eve, and then has regrets; 2) The narrator wins a bet on a racehorse but then spends away his money; 3 The narrator is in an accident caused by a bicycle; he begins to swear at the driver before realizing it's a woman; 4) A husband and wife have a good financial stable marriage until the doctor announces the wife is to have twins.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Philander Johnson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ddc6de20-c590-012f-2d71-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "And then he woke up" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc0c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "And then he woke up" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 23, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc0c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). And then he woke up Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc0c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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And then he woke up