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Lonesome Cinderella
Additional title: Ziegfeld follies of 1923.
Additional title: Ziegfeld follies. Lonesome Cinderella. Vocal score
Hanley, James F. (James Frederick) (1892-1942) (Composer)
Wohlman, Sol (Illustrator)
Brown, Lew (Lyricist)

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television (M.C. file)

Sheet music, 1923

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1923
Place: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Ziegfeld follies, 1923)
Brice, Fanny
Ziegfeld follies
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1921-1930
Wayburn, Ned
Cinderella (Legandary character)
sheet music
Content: "Staged by Ned Wayburn"--Cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by Wohlman.
Content: First line of chorus: I'm a lonesome Cinderella looking for a nice young feller.
Content: First line of text: I think that Cinderella girl was smart.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: "As introduced by Fanny Brice"--Cover.
Content: "F. Ziegfeld Jr. presents Ziegfeld Follies"--Cover.
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Lew Brown : music by James F. Hanley.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Center seam torn; some edges frayed.
Type of Resource
Notated music
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14705300
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fb63bfa0-c5ff-012f-8d77-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1892: Creator Born
  • 1923: Issued
  • 1942: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Lonesome Cinderella" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1923.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Lonesome Cinderella" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2020.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1923). Lonesome Cinderella Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Lonesome Cinderella