If you only drop a nickel in the slot

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Title
If you only drop a nickel in the slot
Additional title: As you go to diff'rent places, you'll meet men of diff'rent races. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Have you noticed nowadays, a late fad that is the craze. [first line]
Names
Hall, Billy (Lyricist)
Cohen, Arthur M. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Baltimore
Publisher: George Willig & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Weights & measures
Coin operated machines
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: drwaing of an old man on weighing machine.
Content: Store stamp: A. H. Rosewig, music, pianos, organs, 133 S. 11th St., Phila.
Statement of responsibility: words by Billy Hall ; music by Arthur M. Cohen.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 26ec5570-c591-012f-8bb9-58d385a7bc34
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. "If you only drop a nickel in the slot" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc76-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If you only drop a nickel in the slot" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc76-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). If you only drop a nickel in the slot Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc76-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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If you only drop a nickel in the slot