Kirk Collection

Popular Song Index
(Professional/Artist Song Sheets)
Part 4: 1923-1929

Kirk Popular Music Table of Contents Page

This portion of the index provides records to 416 titles published from 1923 through 1929. The entire collection contains popular songs published from 1900-1972. The collection consists mostly of 22 x 28 cm. (8 1/2 x 11 in.) professional/artist song sheets. Pagination varies, and many of the song sheets, particularly the older ones, are fragile. They were used by music and department stores to promote sheet music sales. The entire collection of sheet music and professional/artist song sheets has approximately 7,500 items.

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Arrangement is by year and title. Use the chart below to link to the beginning record for a particular year. You may also return to a listing of the other catalogs found in the Popular Song Index. See the bottom of this page for additional links.

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Title: Ach! Louie!
First Line: Louie Klein, played so fine, his clarinet, Louie Klein, had his mind on Miss Georgette
Chorus: Louie, Louie, come sit on the sofa, Louie, Louie, but first you must go for your little clarinet
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Ain't you ashamed.
First Line: Little Willie Jones was a Peck's bad boy, always up to some new prank
Chorus: Last night you kissed him ain't you ashamed
Music by: Simons, Seymour.
Words by: Mitchell, Sidney D., and Lew Brown.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corporation, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Always looking for a little sunshine.
First Line: Don't expect to find blue skies above you, all the time and all the journey through
Chorus:
Music by: Hearst, Joe.
Words by: Anderson, John.
P/P/D: Winnipeg, Canada : Hearst Music Publishers, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Andy Gump.
First Line: I've been reading over who is who in history,Washington and Lee, all are great to me
Chorus: Andy Gump, the well known chinless wonder
Music by: Dixon, Harold, and George Mence.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago, St. Louis, New York : Dixon-Lane Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Baby, won't you please come home.
First Line: I've got the blues, I feel so lonely, I'd give the world if I could only make you understand
Chorus:
Music by: Warfield, Chas., and Clarence Williams.
Words by: Warfield, Chas., and Clarence Williams.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Black man be on yo' way.
First Line: Look here Mister Blacker than me, lemme get dis off my chest, we must part dat's plain to me
Chorus:
Music by: Williams, Spencer.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Spencer Williams Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Blue Hoosier Blues.
First Line: Indiana, I miss you, you're the Hoosier state that's true
Chorus: I've got those blue Hoosier blues; there's just one place that I choose
Music by: Friend, Cliff, Abel Baer, and Jack Meskill.
Words by: Friend, Cliff, Abel Baer, and Jack Meskill.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist, Inc., c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Chief Hokum.
First Line: Way out West many moons ago lived an Indian Chief named Hokum Chief Hokum
Chorus: Chief Hokum, Chief Hokum he always fooled 'em when he ruled 'em
Music by: Von Tilzer, Harry.
Words by: Kershaw, Geo. A., and Harry Von Tilzer.
P/P/D: New York : Harry Von Tilzer Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Come let us dance the waltz of love.
First Line: Just a night in June 'neath a magic moon the song of our love fills the air
Chorus: Come, come let us dance the waltz of love
Music by: Armstron, Tom, and Hal Dyson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Cotton belt blues.
First Line: Look at me, look at me, and you'll see a gal, with a heart bowed down with woe
Chorus: Dat man has left me in an awful hole
Music by: Williams, Spencer.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.I. : Spencer Williams Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: The country boy's blues.
First Line: I was born in the country 'way back in the country
Chorus:
Music by: Hillman, Chas. W.
Words by: Hillman, Chas. W.
P/P/D: Chicago : Hillman Bros., c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Dinah from Carolina (you're a wonderful, wonderful girl).
First Line: I had a sweetheart in Tennessee, 'nother one in Alabam sweet Virginia
Chorus: Oh Dinah, from Carolina, you're a wonderful, wonderful girl
Music by: Dixon, Harold.
Words by: Dixon, Harold.
P/P/D: St Louis, Mo : Dixon-Lane Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Don't waste your tears over me.
First Line: I realize that I've lost you, our little romance is through
Chorus: Don't waste your tears over me little girl, your eyes were not made to cry
Music by: Stasny, A. J.
Words by: Stasny, A. J.
P/P/D: New York : A. J. Stasny Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Dream boat.
First Line: Shadows are falling love, birds are calling, murmuring breeze whispers low
Chorus: Come sail away in my dream boat, far from the world we must go
Music by: Wallance, Mildred White.
Words by: Wallance, Mildred White.
P/P/D: St. Louis, Mo. Chicago, Ill : Dixon-Lane Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Every step brings me closer to my lovin' honey lamb.
First Line: Going home, going home, walking back to my honey
Chorus: Every step, every step seems to bring me closer to my lovin' honey lamb
Music by: Nelson, Bob, Henry Creamer, and Lew Pollack.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Good-bye but not forever.
First Line: I know my love will follow you wherever you may be
Chorus:
Music by: Solman, Alfred.
Words by: Graff Jr. Geo.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Gulf coast blues.
First Line: I've been blue all day, my man's gone away
Chorus:
Music by: Williams, Clarence.
Words by: Williams, Clarence.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Happy.
First Line: The skies were gray, both night and day, for me the sun was never shining
Chorus: Happy when I met you, glad I can't forget you
Music by: Kelly, Margie.
Words by: Sherwood, Ray.
P/P/D: Williamsport, Pa : Vandersloot Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Happy and go-lucky in my old Kentucky home.
First Line: I used to have the blues, but now they've gone away
Chorus: I'll be happy and go-lucky in my old Kentucky with the old folks way back home
Music by: Gaskill, Clarence.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Hi lee, hi lo.
First Line: Into China far away, came a little German band one day
Chorus: Hi lee, hi lo, hi lee, hi lo
Music by: Schuster, Ira.
Words by: West, Eugene.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Home town blues.
First Line: I never realized until today how foolish I had been to roam away
Chorus: Because its no use talkin' I've got those home town blues
Music by: Coots, J. Fred.
Words by: Ringle, Dave.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corporation, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Horsey keep your tail up keep the sun out of my eyes.
First Line: Reuben is so silly, he will never wear a hat
Chorus: Oh horsey, keep your tail up
Music by: Hirsch, Walter, Kaplan.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.I. : M. Witmark, & Sons, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I ain't never had nobody crazy over me.
First Line: I never roam, I stay at home, I never had a pal
Chorus: I ain't never had nobody crazy over me, (I'm lonesome)
Music by: Durante, Jimmy, Johnny Stein, and Jack Roth.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: I can't find a name sweet enough for you.
First Line: Ever since you came dear, I've hunted trying, vainly sighing
Chorus: I can't find a name that is sweet enough for you
Music by: Snyder, Jack.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Jack Snyder Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: I cry myself to sleep over you.
First Line: Nights are long and life's all wrong since you went away
Chorus: Ev'ry night I cry myself to sleep over you, weep over you, gee, but I'm blue
Music by: Johnson, Howard, Leo Wood, and Irving Bibo.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'd rather fox trot than waltz.
First Line: I long for, I'm strong for dancing, you know it, I show it prancing
Chorus: I'd rather fox trot any old time, waltzing is fine, dear but not for mine
Music by: Motzan, Otto, and Pete Wendling.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : B. A. Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: If I can take you from somebody else.
First Line: You are tired of someone, you say and you offer your love to me
Chorus: If I can take you from somebody else, some body could take you from me
Music by: Mahoney, Jack.
Words by: Mahoney, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : B. A. Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: If I knew you then as I know you now.
First Line: It's all over now and you've broken my heart I know now that you didn't care
Chorus: If I knew you then as I know you now, how diff'rent things would be
Music by: Brown, Lew, Billy Joyce, and James F. Hanley.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: If love were all.
First Line: When first your eyes looked into mine in my heart there was ecstasy
Chorus: If love were all, oh, if love were all, I'd be forever by your side
Music by: Axt, William.
Words by: Wells, Martha Lois.
P/P/D: New York : Richmond-Robbins, Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: If you don't, I know who will.
First Line: Daddy I want some furs and things, Daddy I want some diamond rings
Chorus: If you don't I know who will, if you don't I know who will
Music by: Williams, Clarence, Chris Smith, and Tim Brymn.
Words by: Williams, Clarence, Chris Smith, and Tim Brymn.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: If you're sorry.
First Line: Hon and Dearie quarreled, just as lovers oft' will do
Chorus: If you're sorry, really sorry, I'll be glad to come back to you
Music by: Pietsch, Charles F.
Words by: Pietsch, Charles F.
P/P/D: White Plains, New York : Thurston-Hoffman Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: I'll change your clouds to sunbeams.
First Line: When you're sad I'm just as sad as you when you're smiling I feel happy too
Chorus: I'll change your clouds to sunbeams your tears to laughter gay
Music by: Long, John P.
Words by: Long, John P.
P/P/D: London : Francis, Day & Hunter, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: I'm going to make you love me.
First Line: When I'm wanting anything I usually get it, and I've always wanted you
Chorus: I'm going to make you love me, whether you want to, or no
Music by: Gifford, Harry, and John P. Long.
Words by: Gifford, Harry, and John P. Long.
P/P/D: London : Francis, Day & Hunter, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: I'm sitting pretty in a pretty little city.
First Line: There's no place like home, you never learn that till you roam
Chorus: I'm sitting pretty in a pretty little city down Georgia way there are no angles near, but it seems like heaven here
Music by: Davis, Lou, Abel Baer, and Henry Santly.
Words by: Davis, Lou, Abel Baer, and Henry Santly.
P/P/D: S.I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: I'm somebody nobody loves.
First Line: My life hasn't been so rosy, never had a love affair
Chorus: Somebody nobody loves! They pass me by;
Music by: Davis, Benny, Benton Ley, and Harry Akst.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: In a tent.
First Line: Love and romance is calling to me, from desert lands far over the sea
Chorus: In a tent, while the caravan is resting,
Music by: Koehler, Ted, Magine Frank, and Joe Lyons.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Music Press Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Just for remembrance (bring me a red, red rose).
First Line: Summer departs, and skies are grey, sad are the hearts that once were gay
Chorus: Just for remembrance, bring me a rose, tho' it may wither, its petals close
Music by: Young, Eleanor, and Harry D. Squires.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Kansas city man blues.
First Line: Worried in mind, worried in mind, a certain one I left behind
Chorus: Kansas City where I long to be Kansas City where I long to be
Music by: Johnson, Clarence, and Clarence Williams.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Keep your daddy home [at head ot title: If you want to].
First Line: What's the use to worry yourself sick, if your man runs 'round you shouldn't kick
Chorus: If you want to keep your daddy home you can do it with ease get a book and learn how lovin's done make him think the moon's green cheese
Music by: Grainger, Porter, Bob Ricketts, and Ernest Pailsey.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Zipf Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Keep yourself together sweet Papa (Mama's got her eyes on you).
First Line: Miss Alabama Brown, de meanest gal in town, was layin' down de rule
Chorus: Keep yourself together, sweet Papa, Mama's got her eyes on you
Music by: Williams, Spencer.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.I. : Spencer Williams Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Little boy.
First Line: Fools we are to wander away most of us regret it someday
Chorus: Little boy, little boy, won't you come back to mother's knee
Music by: Fazioli, Billy.
Words by: Klages, Raymond.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corp, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: The little wooden whistle wouldn't whistle.
First Line: Mary had a little wooden whistle. 'Twas a little present from her Dad.
Chorus: But the little wooden whistle wouldn't whistle, wouldn't whistle, wouldn't whistle.
Music by: Von Tilzer, Harry.
Words by: Curtis, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Harry Von Tilzer Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Louisville Lou the vampin' lady.
First Line: Folks you've heard of scandalous vamp; history is full of love making champs
Chorus: They call the lady Louisville Lou, oh, what that vampin' baby can do!
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Low-down Papa (sweet Mamma's blues).
First Line: Low down Papa came home late last night, natcherly we had an awful fight, and as usual Papa mussed me up, I mean he filled mah cup
Chorus: Low down Papa, treat sweet Mama kind, low down Papa, always on my mind.
Music by: Williams, Spencer.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Spencer Williams Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: M. T. pocket blues.
First Line: Lost ma job, lost ma gal, troubles come in a heap.
Chorus: I've got those M. T. pocket blues, the meanest kind, and hard to lose
Music by: Dawson, Eli, Lewis Michelson, and Victor Olivier.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Mad ('cause you treat me this way).
First Line: You ask me why I'm so down hearted, why I am sad and dreary too
Chorus: Mad 'cause you treat me this way, mad at the mean things you say
Music by: Mc Hugh, Jimmy.
Words by: Heath, Bobby.
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Mean mean Mama (why don't you mean what you say?).
First Line: Mama, I'm as mad as can be, and you'd better listen to me
Chorus: Mean mean Mama, why don't you mean what you say?
Music by: Young, Eleanor, and Harry D. Squires.
Words by: Parish, Mitchell.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Midnight Rose.
First Line: Late one night, lights were bright
Chorus: Midnight Rose, while the lights are gleaming you suppose that your heart is glad
Music by: Pollack, Lew.
Words by: Michell, Sidney D.
P/P/D: S.I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Mom-ma.
First Line: Johnny Jones was full of the fun, just a little son of a gun
Chorus: Oh! Johnny, Johnny, Oh! Oh! Honey, Honey, Oh! Mom-ma, Mom-ma
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Next Sunday morning (he'll get his where I got mine).
First Line: Ev'ry thing comes to he who waits is the first line of this song
Chorus: Next Sunday morning at half past nine I'll be all dressed up in style, and I'll be wearing a smile
Music by: Birken, Wm. J.
Words by: Sterling, Andrew.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: No, no, Nora!
First Line: In the apartment above me, there is the lovingest pair
Chorus: No, no, Nora, nobody but you, dear, you know Nora, yours truly is true, dear
Music by: Fiorito, Ted, and Ernie Erdman.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: No one loves you any better than your M-A-Double-M-Y.
First Line: Listen all you rolling stones, when you leave your happy homes
Chorus: No one loves you any better than your M-A-Double-M-Y
Music by: Link, Harry.
Words by: Nelson, Bob.
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Nobody loves me but my mother.
First Line: Little bunch of sadness wouldn't go and play mother asks to know the reason why?
Chorus: Nobody loves me but my mother, I am so lonely, you see
Music by: Russell, William, and Edward Herbert.
Words by: Russell, William, and Edward Herbert.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Oh Daddy! You won't have no Mamma at all.
First Line: Just like a flower I am fading away; the doctor calls to see me most ev'ry day
Chorus: Oh daddy look what you're doing! Oh daddy, you with your fooling, think what you're losing.
Music by: Russell, Wm., and Ed. Herbert.
Words by: Russell, Wm., and Ed. Herbert.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Oh! sister, ain't that hot!
First Line: Bill Bailey is some struttin' fool you hear ev'rybody say his ears go up just like a mule
Chorus: Oh! sister ain't that hot! Oh! sister ain't that hot
Music by: White, Harry, and Will Donaldson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Stark & Cowan Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Original Charleston Strut.
First Line: South Carolina there's a kind o' Carolina dance that they do
Chorus: First start to patting with a pat and pat, then start to digging in the ground, with your toes
Music by: Morris, Thomas, William Russell, and Clarence Williams.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Out where the blue begins.
First Line: There's a land of dreams where the sunshines streams
Chorus: Where the skies are blue and you know it, as the birds go wheeling by
Music by: Grant, F. Bernard.
Words by: Graff Jr., George, and James Francis McHugh.
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Outside of that he's alright with me.
First Line: I've got the meanest man in the land but his love is that stickin' brand
Chorus: Outside of that he's just as alright with me, outside of that he's just as sweet as can be
Music by: Trent, J. H., and Clarence Williams.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Pinin' just for you.
First Line: I'm just a pinin' since you went away, wishin' and wandrin' through the lonesome day
Chorus: Pinin' for you, blue as can be, memories come one by one like waves of the sea
Music by: Adams, Spencer G.
Words by: Royce, James Stanley.
P/P/D: Williamsport, Pa : Vandersloot Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Poor Relation Blues.
First Line: There are a hundred kinds of blues, and they all come in diff'rent hues
Chorus: I've got the poor relation blues, and they're very hard to lose
Music by: Mahoney, Jack.
Words by: Mahoney, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : B. A. Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: School time.
First Line: Come steal away on my ship, let's take a wonderful trip
Chorus: School time sweet golden rule time when we would hop and skip, and jump, and play together in sunny weather school time
Music by: Von Tilzer, Harry.
Words by: Curtis, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Harry Von Tilzer Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Sheba.
First Line: 'Neath Eastern Skies where temples rise
Chorus: Sheba, Queen of all, Sheba, hear my call
Music by: Nicholls, Horatio.
Words by: David, Worton.
P/P/D: London : Lawrence Wright Music Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Sittin' on the curb-stone blues.
First Line: I guess you wonder why I'm sighin' I guess you wonder why I'm blue
Chorus: I've got the starved out moved out sittin' on the curb-stone blues
Music by: Clark, Jimmy.
Words by: Calvin, Lester, and Bob Schafer.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Slow Joe.
First Line: You've heard of Dapper Dan and Lovin' Sam men of worldly fame
Chorus: Slow Joe the slowest man a livin' Slow Joe could never be forgiven, the girls all tried to love him in vain he made a turtle look like a passenger train
Music by: Harrison, Charlie, and Fred Rose.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Stavin' Change (the meanest man in New Orleans).
First Line: I'm gonna tell you 'bout a bad man, down in New Orleans, now you can rave about your Jessie James, but this man sure was mean
Chorus: Stavin' Change, the good Lord knows he was bad, Stavin' Change, he made the sweet mammas glad
Music by: Bernard, Al.
Words by:
P/P/D: B'way, New York : Joe Morris Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Steal a little kiss (while dancing).
First Line: If you're lonesome, and you're just pining your heart away
Chorus: Steal a little kiss while dancing then you won't regret, you've a heart to let
Music by: Sutton, Ernest.
Words by: Little, George A.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corporation, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Steamboat Sal.
First Line: See that great big steamboat coming down the Mississippi
Chorus: Steamboat Sal she's a sentimental sort of gal
Music by: Fisher, Fred, Willie Raskin, and Bob Causer.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Sweet Eileen.
First Line: There's a sweet little girl from the Emerald Isle, her name is Eileen O' Hare
Chorus: Sweet Eileen you're naughty, naughty colleen
Music by: Pietsch, Charles F.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Thurston-Hoffman Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Sweet Henry (the pride of Tennessee).
First Line: Henry Lee from Tennessee was all that a good man ought to be
Chorus: Sweet Henry, neat Henry, some Romeo say!
Music by: Akst, Harry.
Words by: Davis, Benny.
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Tell me with smiles.
First Line: Ev'ry time I look into your eyes of blue I can't understand a thing they say,
Chorus: If you're thinking of me, if you really love me tell me with smiles
Music by: Friend, Cliff, and Walter Hirsch.
Words by:
P/P/D: Broadway, New York : Richmond-Robins Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Ten thousand years from now.
First Line: They still believe, in old Japan, should lovers live their earthly span
Chorus: Ten thousand years seem a long, long time, to wait for a dream to come true
Music by: Ball, Ernest R.
Words by: Brennan, Keirn J.
P/P/D: S.I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: That old gang of mine.
First Line: I've got a longin' way down in my heart for that old gang that has drifted apart
Chorus: Gee but I'd give the world to see that old gang of mine I can't forget that old quartet that sang "Sweet Adeline"
Music by: Henderson, Ray.
Words by: Rose, Billy, and Mort Dixon.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: That red head gal.
First Line: What do you think of me, I've got an invitation,
Chorus: That red head gal she's got me worried, that red head gal makes me feel blue
Music by: Van & Schenck, and Henry Lodge.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Tired o' the blues (mournful mamma's wail).
First Line: Weary blues have found me gathered all around me ever since you went away
Chorus: I'm tired of the blues, so tired o' the blues
Music by: Williams, Spencer.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.I. : Spencer Williams Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Triflin' blues (Daddy don't you trifle on me).
First Line: Miss Miranda Jackson had a lovin' man that the ladies all would rave about
Chorus: Daddy don't you trifle on me while you're down in Tennessee
Music by: Grainger, Porter, and Bob Ricketts.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Zipf Music Pub. Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Twelve o'clock at night.
First Line: I love the daytime, and there's a good reason why; when I have plenty to do, I have no time to be blue
Chorus: Twelve o'clock at night, I'm heavy hearted, twelve o'clock at night, when friends have parted
Music by: Handman, Lou.
Words by: Rose, Billy, and Herman Ruby.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Uriah!
First Line: Uriah's pet hobby was courting; thought it sporting
Chorus: Uriah! Uriah! we know what a lovely lover you are, but here's one thing I advise
Music by: Leigh, Fred W., and John P. Long.
Words by: Leigh, Fred W., and John P. Long.
P/P/D: London : Francis, Day & Hunter, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: Waltz me (to sleep in your arms).
First Line: Dancing were they boy and girl, both feeling gay, hearts a whirl
Chorus: Waltz me, waltz me, waltz me to sleep in your arms
Music by: Stasny, A. J.
Words by: Stasny, A. J.
P/P/D: New York : A. J. Stasny Music Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: West Indies blues.
First Line: Got my grip and trunk all packed, steamship I'm gwine to take her
Chorus: Gwine home won't be long gwine home sure's you born, I'm gwine home
Music by: Dowell, Edgar, Spencer Williams, and Clarence Williams.
Words by: Platzman, Eugene.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: When will the sun shine for me?
First Line: Roses always welcome sunshine when a long, long rain it thru
Chorus: When will the sun shine for me? My life's a blunder, oft times I wonder when will the clouds say adieu
Music by: Silver, Abner.
Words by: Davis, Benny.
P/P/D: S.I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When you walked out someone else walked right in.
First Line: My Honey do you remember 'twas a December day, I said that you would repent the day that you went away
Chorus: When you walked out someone else walked right in someone with good news stepped right in your shoes
Music by: Berlin, Irving.
Words by: Berlin, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: You better keep babying baby (or baby's gonna bye-bye you).
First Line: Daddy dear, listen here, while I speak my mind
Chorus: You better keep babying baby or baby's gonna bye-bye you
Music by: Stanley, Jack.
Words by: Tracey, William.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corp, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: You can take me away from Dixie (but you can't take Dixie from me).
First Line: Smartest men now and then sometimes make mistakes, I've made a might big one that's why my heart aches
Chorus: You can take me away from Dixie but you can't Dixie from me
Music by: Rose, Fred.
Words by: Lewis, Roger.
P/P/D: Canada : Hearst Music Publishers of Canada, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: You said something when you said "Dixie."
First Line: This morning I was feeling great while waiting at the station gate
Chorus: You said something, when you said Dixie it's like heaven to me
Music by: Friend, Cliff.
Words by: Claire, Sidney, and Sam Landres.
P/P/D: New York : Maurice Abrahams Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: You taught me how to love you (so please don't leave me now).
First Line: Our little dream is over, our sweet romance is through
Chorus: You taught me how to love you so please don't leave me now
Music by: Herscher, Lou, Joe Burke, and Jack Girard.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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Title: You wanted someone to play with (I wanted someone to love).
First Line: Someday you're gonna worry, oh! how you'll worry
Chorus: For you wanted someone to play with, I wanted someone to love when my heart was breaking, you were just faking making believe you were true
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1923.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
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____________________ 1924____________________

Title: And the band played on.
First Line: Swaying, swaying 'round the hall, watching couples glide
Chorus: He had a smile on his face, and the band played on
Music by: Fisher, Fred, and Willie Raskin.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: At the weeping widows' ball.
First Line: I have a date, at half past eight and it is to a mighty swell affair
Chorus: I'll hug a widow, kiss a widow at that widows' ball.
Music by: Newton, Irving.
Words by: Newton, Irving.
P/P/D: Chicago : Irving Newton, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Back where the daffodils grow.
First Line: Somebody feels lonesome, somebody feels sad, somebody is melancholy somebody feels bad
Chorus: I won't be happy till I'm back where the daffodils grow, there's a cozy little shack over on the hill, back where the daffodils grow
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Blue bird blues.
First Line: Went a steppin' a week or two ago, down in the Blue Bird cabaret
Chorus: And I started dancin'; now I've got the Blue Bird Blues
Music by: Hall, Wendell, and Harry Geise.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Charley my boy!
First Line: Charley is an ordinary fellow to most ev'ryone but Flo his Flo
Chorus: Charley my boy, oh, Charley, my boy you thrill me, you chill me, with shivers of joy
Music by: Fiorito, Ted.
Words by: Kahn.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Does the spearmint lose its flavor on the bedpost over night?
First Line: Oh! me, oh! my, oh! you! I don't know what to do
Chorus: Does the spearmint lose its flavor on the bedpost overnight? If you chew it in the morning will it get too hard to bite?
Music by: Breuer, Ernest.
Words by: Rose, Billy, and Marty Bloom.
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Down where the south begins.
First Line: Why do we always long to stray, further and further away?
Chorus: It's the end of roamin', I'm home sweet homin'
Music by: Robinson, Russel.
Words by: Lewis, Sam M., and Joe Young.
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Ev'rything you do.
First Line: I can't believe a word I hear you say, because it's plain to me as plain as day
Chorus: Anyone can tell that you're in love by ev'rything you do, I can see there's one you're thinking of in ev'rything you do
Music by: Olman, Abe.
Words by: Hirsch, Walter.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Go 'long, mule.
First Line: I've got a mule, he's such a fool
Chorus: Go 'long mule, don't you roll dem eyes, you can change a fool but a daw gone mule is a mule until he dies
Music by: Creamer, Henry, and Robert King.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Heart broken strain.
First Line: One day I happened to go, into an old master's studio
Chorus: I'm just a heart broken strain I can't explain
Music by: Baskette, Billy, and Billy Waldron.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I don't know why.
First Line: I'm blue and weary too, don't know why maybe it's only me, still I sigh i
Chorus: I don't know why nobody loves me, I don't know why nobody cares
Music by: Coakley, Jack.
Words by: Galvin, Frank.
P/P/D: San Francisco : Sherman, Clay & Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I wonder what's become of Sally?
First Line: Old time pals and old time gals, where are your smiles today?
Chorus: I wonder what's become of Sally, that old gal of mine?
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'd give ev'ry rose on Broadway (for that little Rose back home).
First Line: My story goes, about a Rose
Chorus: I'd give ev'ry rose on Broadway, for that little Rose back home. Broadway's just a devil's garden, where a Rose has no soul of its own.
Music by: Fisher, Fred, and Sidney Holden.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: In the shade of her parasol.
First Line: Ella had a little umbrella, she carried it where ever she would go.
Chorus: And as they sat in the shade of her parasol, 'neath her parasol no one could see.
Music by: White, Harry, and Will Donaldson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Just one more night in your arms.
First Line: And to think you'd ever leave me, simply leave me, that I never knew.
Chorus: Just one more night in your arms just one more night alone
Music by: Timberg, Samuel.
Words by: Fisher, Fred.
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Keep on strutting along.
First Line: Don't feel blue there's good times to come and surely you'll get your share
Chorus: Just keep on struttin' along while your are singing a song
Music by: Medina, Mamie' Dowell, Edgar.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Kid days.
First Line: When I was a wee little bit of a kid, Umteidilty, Umteay, Oh! the comical things I did, kids who would holler, tra la, tra la, la, la; I was king of the sassy kids
Chorus: Kid days, kid days, that have gone for aye, oh! for the days of childhood, over the fields and wildwood
Music by: Cohan, Geo. M.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Jerry Vogel Music Co. Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lazy.
First Line: I see a puppy upon a summer's day a puppy dog at play
Chorus: Lazy I want to be lazy I long to be out in the sun with no work to be done
Music by: Berlin, Irving.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lookin' out the window--wearin' out the carpet.
First Line: I didn't think you'd do it but you went away the other day
Chorus: Lookin' out the window, wearin' out the carpet, watchin' and waitin' for you.
Music by: Gaskill, Clarence.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Mama's gone, good bye.
First Line: I've been itching mighty long to sing to you this little song
Chorus: Fare thee well mama's gone, good-bye no use to cry no use to sigh
Music by: Bocage, Peter, and A. J. Piron.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Williams Music Pub. Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Maybe (she'll write me she'll phone me).
First Line: I've got trouble, oh! what trouble, something happened to me, came home one day and I found, my sweet one wasn't a round
Chorus: Maybe she'll write me, maybe she'll phone me, maybe she'll radio
Music by: Turk, Roy, Ted Snyder, and Fred E. Ahlert.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Monavanna.
First Line: East Where parrots scream and poppies bloom. East where Arabs dream and tigers spoon
Chorus: Oh! Monavanna mine, I swear by stars that shine
Music by: Fisher, Fed.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: My gal don't love me any more.
First Line: I met a lovesick fellow, with a sad look in his eye, I
Chorus: Oh! my gal don't love me any more
Music by: Friend, Cliff.
Words by: Russell, Ben.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist, Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Oh! Sarah! Won't you please pull down that shade?
First Line: Right across the way from me there lives a girlie sweet.
Chorus: Oh! Sarah! oh! Sarah! Won't you please pull down that shade
Music by: Gaskill, Clarence.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Old Virginia moon.
First Line: I have seen the moon a stealing o'er the hills that line the west
Chorus: How I miss you Old Virginia moon Old Virginia moon so dreamy
Music by: Crawford, Jesse.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Pleasure Mad.
First Line: I may die young, I may die old, there's something certain to be told
Chorus: Just pleasure mad must have my fun
Music by: Bechet, Sidney, and Rousseau Simmons.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Promise me everything, never get anything blues.
First Line: Liza Lee said to Jackson Lee, we've been married many years all I got since we tied the knot, was a lot of trouble and tears
Chorus: I've got the promise me everything, never get anything blues, I've got those I'm comin' home at eight, always six hours late, blues
Music by: Nelson, Pease, Schenck, and Van.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : A. J. Stasny Music Co. Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Ray and his little Chevrolet.
First Line: Ray was just an ordinary fellow, couldn't get a girlie though he tried and tried
Chorus: Ray and his little Chevrolet you could see him ev'ryday
Music by: Grossman, Bernie, Jack Stanley, and Billy Baskette.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Savannah (the Georgianna blues).
First Line: It's the danciest tune, it's a crazy craze that's going around
Chorus: Savannah Savannah Savannah you shake in your shoes
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: They were singing an old-fashioned song.
First Line: Camp fires were gleaming, sun sinking low, over the golden West
Chorus: They were singing an old fashion'd song and it brought back a fond memory
Music by: Bryant, Ed. E., Hubert W. David, and Milton Young.
Words by:
P/P/D: London : Lawrence Wright Music Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: A voice with a smile.
First Line: When hearts are meant for mating, true love should alwasy be near. You went away, but still I am waiting while in my dreams you appear
Chorus: A voice with a smile seems to call me calling through sadness and tears
Music by: Hoff, Fred R.
Words by: Breau-Tobias.
P/P/D: New York : Breau & Tobias, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: What does the pussy cat mean when she says "Me-ow?"
First Line: I went to school and then I went to college
Chorus: What does the pussy cat mean when she says "Meow?"
Music by: Pease, Harry, N. T. Granlund, and Ed. G. Nelson.
Words by: Pease, Harry, N. T. Granlund, and Ed. G. Nelson.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When the shadows fall.
First Line: When the shadows fall, I can hear you call
Chorus:
Music by: Dolin, Max.
Words by:
P/P/D: San Franisco : Sherman, Clay & Co, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Words of love (palabras de amor).
First Line: The sun shines bright above, and all the world's in love;
Chorus: I care for no one dear, but you; I swear, by all the skies so blue
Music by: Henkel, Roberto.
Words by: Kay, A. Baldwin.
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher, c1924.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

____________________ 1925____________________

Title: After tea save a waltz for me.
First Line: Underneath Palmetto trees in a balmy Southern breeze
Chorus:
Music by: Brymn, Tim, Chris Smith, and Clarence Williams.
Words by: Brymn, Tim, Chris Smith, and Clarence Williams.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Kentucky's way of sayin' good morning.
First Line: I like the folks who say "Hello" in such a way they let you know t
Chorus: "Good Mornin'" the bees are hummin' "Mornin'" a new day comin'
Music by: Kahn, Gus, and Egbert Van Alstyne.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Melancholy Lou.
First Line: Melancholy Lou you know you're learning you know what it means to feel blue
Chorus: Melancholy Lou you are oh, so blue come to me for sympathy how your heart must ache
Music by: Hibbeler, Ray.
Words by: Hibbeler, Ray.
P/P/D: S.I. : Garrick Music Sales, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: My own Venetian rose.
First Line: Way down in an old Venetian town I have a sweetheart a waiting me
Chorus: Oh! my sweet Venetian rose, how I want you, no one knows
Music by: Piantadosi, Al., Jack Glogau, and Joe Mc Carthy.
Words by: Piantadosi, Al., Jack Glogau, and Joe Mc Carthy.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Show me the way to go home.
First Line: When I'm happy, when I'm happy, singing all the while, I don't need nobody then to show me how to smile.
Chorus: Show me the way to go home, I'm tired and I want to go to bed
Music by: King, Irving.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.I. : Campbell Connelly & Co, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: She was just a sailor's sweetheart.
First Line: It was on a Tuesday ev'ning at the home of Madge Malone,
Chorus: She was just a sailors sweetheart, and she loved her sailor lad
Music by: Burke, Joe.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That saxophone waltz.
First Line: After the toils of a dreary day, after the seting sun, the moon and the stars all come out and say, "Night time has just begun"
Chorus: Lovers sing and the dancers swing to that tune the saxophones play ev'ryone is drifting on to the land where love has its way, in my arms I want you to stay, to that melody we will sway
Music by: Mingo, Jules, and Berry J. Sisk.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Berry J. Sisk Music Co, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
Note: Two versions of this title are held.

Title: That saxophone waltz.
First Line: After the toils of a dreary day after the setting sun, the moon and the stars all come out and say, "Night time has just begun"
Chorus: Lovers sing and the dancers swing to that tune the saxophones play eve'ryone is drifting on to the land where love has its way
Music by: Mingo, Jules, and Berry J. Sisk.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.I. : Berry J. Sisk Music Co, c1925.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

____________________ 1926____________________

Title: Along Miami shore.
First Line: Moonlight is beaming, stars shine above while I am dreaming of one I love
Chorus: Down beside the summer sea along Miami shore
Music by: Hirsch, Walter, and Abe Olman.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Angel eyes.
First Line: Speaking of lucky devils the luckiest one I know fell for an angel with eyes of blue the devil was me and the angel was you
Chorus: Angel eyes you thrill me so angel eyes with love a glow
Music by: Santly, Henry.
Words by: Young, and Lewis.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: As long as we're in love.
First Line: I was lonesome you were lonesome, then we met, you had so much I had so much to forget
Chorus: What diff'rence does it make if it's raining or snowing how things are going, as long as we're in love
Music by: Brown, Lew, and Sidney Clare.
Words by: Brown, Lew, and Sidney Clare.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc. Corp, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Blame it on the waltz.
First Line: 'Twas on a silver summer night when all the world was new
Chorus: If you feel my arms caressing blame it on the waltz
Music by: Solman, Alfred.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Candy lips (I'm stuck on you).
First Line: I'd like to call you Alice in your little blue gown I'd like to call you Sunshine 'cause you never wear a frown
Chorus: My Candy Lips you sure are lookin' fine my Candy Lips I'm awful glad you're mine
Music by: Jackson, Mike.
Words by: Lauria, Jack.
P/P/D: B'way, New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Delilah.
First Line: Out of the night you came Delilah, into my arms you found your way
Chorus: Oh Delilah follow me, to my tent in the blue orient
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: Broadway, New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Don't be angry with me.
First Line: I made you sigh dear I wonder why dear I know you know I regret
Chorus: Don't be angry angry with me I didn't mean to make you feel so blue I didn't mean to be so mean to you
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Everything is made for love [at head of title: You know I know].
First Line: Tho' you're past your baby days still you've got those baby ways
Chorus: What we got lips for what've we got arms for why do we have stars above
Music by: Johnson, Howard, Charles Tobias, and Al Sherman.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York' : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Hello bluebird.
First Line: Hear that Bluebird up in the tree? (hear him) What a song joy he's bringing singing to me
Chorus: All day long I jump and run about you can always hear me shoutin' out hello Bluebird
Music by: Friend, Cliff.
Words by: Friend, Cliff.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Hello! Swanee-Hello!
First Line: From my observation car I see towns disappearing
Chorus: Good-bye East, good-bye West, good-bye North, good-bye and all the rest, hello! Swanee, hello!
Music by: Coslow, Sam, and Addy Britt.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: How I love you [at head of title: I'm tellin' the birds - I'm tellin' the bees].
First Line: Thro' fields of golden flowers, where we spent sunny hours, I'm strolling along, thinking of you
Chorus: I'm tellin' the birds, tellin the bees, tellin' the flow'rs, tellin' the trees
Music by: Brown, Lew, and Cliff Friend.
Words by:
P/P/D: Broadway, New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: How'd ya like to meet me in the moonlight? Aw come on let's do.
First Line: Johnny could be found always hanging round at a party or ball
Chorus: Say how'dy a like to meet me in the moonlight on a night like this? How'dy ya like to meet me the moonlight where we two can kiss?
Music by: Pinkard, Maceo.
Words by: Austin, Gene, and Sam Coslow.
P/P/D: New York : Pinkard & Alexander, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Hush-a-bye.
First Line: Ev'ry time I hear a mammy crooning soft and low it reminds me of my childhood days of long ago
Chorus: Hush-a-bye, hush-a-bye, baby come nestle close to my breast
Music by: Spencer, Robert E.
Words by: Galvin, Frank X.
P/P/D: San Francisco : Sherman, Clay & Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I meet her in the moonlight but she keeps me in the dark.
First Line: Don't know what my sweetie wants 'cause she never tells me what
Chorus: I meet her in the moonlight, but she keeps me in the dark
Music by: Wendling, Pete.
Words by: Bryan, Alfred, and Willie Raskin.
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I want you to want me to want you.
First Line: Just like the roses stealing, into the May, some sunny day, Love comes to me appealing, that what my heart seems to say
Chorus: In that dear little town in the ould County Down, it will linger way down in my heart, tho' it never was grand, it is my fairyland
Music by: Pascoe, Richard W.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I wish I had my old gal back again.
First Line: We all have pals; we all have gals from whom we drift with the years.
Chorus: I wish I had my old gal back again I miss her more than ever now
Music by: Yellen, Jack, Milton Ager, and Lew Pollack.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'd climb the highest mountain (if I knew I'd find you).
First Line: I don't know where you are, I don't know if you still care
Chorus: I'd climb the highest mountain, if I knew that when I climbed that mountain I'd find you
Music by: Brown, Lew, and Sidney Clare.
Words by: Brown, Lew, and Sidney Clare.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: If I didn't know your husband and you didn't know my wife.
First Line: Two young couples that I know, who always pal around any place they're bound, both of them are found
Chorus: We understand each other we'd live a merry life
Music by: Baer, Abel.
Words by: Gilbert, L. Wolfe.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: If I'd only believed in you.
First Line: Gone is the gladness now there is sadness my heart is broken never to mend
Chorus: I would be blue somehow I wouldn't be crying now
Music by: Davis, Benny, and Harry Akst.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: It's a happy old world after all.
First Line: Sun is shining bright, and ev'rythings just right, life is like a sweet sweet song
Chorus: I'm happy, you're happy, they're happy too, it's a happy old world after all
Music by: Malie, Tommie, Jimmy Steiger, and Paul Ash.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Just a little longer.
First Line: Hold me fast for the time has passed and we have to say good-bye
Chorus: Just a little longer let me hold you close to my heart and that little longer I'll re [text missing]
Music by: Berlin, Irving.
Words by:
P/P/D: B'way, New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lay me down to sleep in Carolina.
First Line: Left my home and began to roam around; now I pine to be Carolina bound.
Chorus: Let me lay me down to sleep in Carolina with a peaceful pillow 'neath my weary head
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lazy river flowing to the southland.
First Line: All alone by a northern stream sat a lonesome lad one day
Chorus: Lazy river flowing to the southland down where I long to be
Music by: Devoll, Cal, Dave Manley, and Dudley Mecum.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Let's forgive and forget (and start over again).
First Line: Too many quarrels then came a day when we had to part
Chorus: Let's forget, let's forgive let us love let us live let us try and start over again
Music by: Freedman, Max C., and Don Traveline.
Words by:
P/P/D: B'way, New York : Joe Morris Music Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Let's talk about my Sweetie.
First Line: If you love your sweetie I don't blame you no, I don't blame you for I love mine
Chorus: You talk about your sweetie, stop talking 'bout your sweetie, let's talk about my sweetie now
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Little Town in the ould County Down.
First Line: Sure if I had the wings of a swallow, I would travel far over the sea
Chorus: In the dear little town in the ould County Down, it will linger way down in my heart
Music by: Pascoe, Richard W.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Inc., c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Log cabin lullaby.
First Line: Back from the sweet land of rock a bye, now comes an old melody
Chorus: Great big golden moon am softly beamin' close your drowsy eyes, it's time you're dreamin'
Music by: De Voll, Cal.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Love me all the time.
First Line: Time to say adieu, my dear, time for one more kiss.
Chorus: Love me when twilight falls, love me when lovelight calls
Music by: Rose, Ed., Ann Dennis, and Frank Magine.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: My little bunch of happiness.
First Line: Cutest little smile happy all the while you're just like a little ray of sunshine
Chorus: Happiness you are my little bunch of happiness I got a little hunch and I believe it's true
Music by: Davis, Benny, and Harry Akst.
Words by:
P/P/D: Neew York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Oh Lizzie a lovers lament.
First Line: Ev'ry night at eight o'clock, I go walking down the block, right to the house of Lizzie Kraus
Chorus: Oh, Lizzie oh, Lizzie, you've got me dizzy, Lizzie, longing for you, what can I do?
Music by: Bibo, Irving.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Bibo, Bloeden and Lang, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Round-a-bout way to heaven [at head of title: I found a].
First Line: Just like many others do, I strayed away and started to go roamin', just roamin' all around.
Chorus: I found a round-a-bout way to heaven, heaven, I mean a round-a-bout way back home
Music by: Silver, Abner.
Words by: De Costa, Harry, and Harry Richman.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: She belongs to me.
First Line: Say folks you ought to see, who has been sent to me; that certain someone I've been cravin', cravin'
Chorus: When she walks down the street, she looks so neat and sweet, I holler, "she belongs to me."
Music by: Johnson, Howard, Andy Razaf, and Paul Denniker.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Triangle Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Talking to the moon.
First Line: I'm alone tonight while the moon above is shining,
Chorus: Talking to the moon while I croon that I love you
Music by: Baskette, Billy.
Words by: Little, George A.
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Tell me to-night.
First Line: Nighttime is the right time for a love affair anywhere will do.
Chorus: Tell me to-night tell me to-night do you really love me?
Music by: Little, Little Jack.
Words by: Connor, Pierre.
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That night in Araby.
First Line: Far far away we met one day under a sky of jade
Chorus: I'm dreaming of that night of love with you in Araby. I thrilled with wild delight. A thousand times that night.
Music by: Snyder, Ted.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That's why I love you.
First Line: Why do I keep telling why I'm happy? Never sigh and troubles I forget
Chorus: When skies were gray you came my way, that's why I love you that's why I love you
Music by: Donaldson, Walter, and Paul Ash.
Words by: Donaldson, Walter, and Paul Ash.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: There's a little white house (where the red, red, roses grow).
First Line: Home, home, what a magic word, when a fellow is lonely and blue
Chorus: Little white house on a little green hill, where the red, red roses grow
Music by: Rose, Billy, and Harry Akst.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Thinking of you [at head of title: I've grown so lonesome].
First Line: I often wonder when we said "Good-bye" why we said "Good-bye" when sunshine was nigh?
Chorus: I've grown so lonesome, thinking of you, thinking of you
Music by: Donaldson, Walter, and Paul Ash.
Words by: Donaldson, Walter, and Paul Ash.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Two ton Tessie.
First Line: Down in Nashville, Tennessee, there's a sight you oughta see
Chorus: They call her Two Ton Tessie from Tennessee, holds ten sweeties up on her knee
Music by: Turk, Roy, and Lou Handman.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When you're in love.
First Line: Joy is the blessing that chases all care and troubles and sorrows away
Chorus: When you're in love, madly in love, you're in a world for two, you're building castles in the air, silv'ry castles ev'rywhere
Music by: Donaldson, Walter, and Walter Blaufuss.
Words by: Donaldson, Walter, Blaufuss.
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Why should we marry? (when we can be such good friends).
First Line: She was a simply country maiden until one day a villain came her way.
Chorus: Why should we marry when we can be such good friends Why should we marry, that when the party ends
Music by: Rose, Billy, and Fred Fisher.
Words by: Rose, Billy, and Fred Fisher.
P/P/D: New York : Harry Waterson, Inc., c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Will you be true?
First Line: You are so wonderful my dear someone may steal your love I fear
Chorus: Will you be true to me if I'll be true to you will you be true
Music by: Nelson, Ed. G., and Lester Morris.
Words by: Pease, Harry.
P/P/D: S.I. : Bibo, Bloedon & Lang, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Within the prison of my dreams.
First Line: I am in despair, no one seems to care, clouds are hiding all my skies of blue
Chorus: Within the prison of my dreams I dream of you in vain
Music by: Crawford, Jesse.
Words by: Crawford, Jesse.
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You for me, me for you from now on.
First Line: Ev'rybody's got somebody but nobody till we met seemed to me the kinda body I would like to love and pet
Chorus: You for me me for you from today that's the way it will be
Music by: Mack, Cecil, and James P. Johnson.
Words by:
P/P/D: B'way, New York : Clarence Williams Music Publishing Co, c1926.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

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Title: After I see the Sandman.
First Line: When the whole wide world has gone to rest, that's the time sweetheart that I love the best
Chorus: Who do I see, smiling at me, after I see the Sandman
Music by: Malie, Tommie, Charley Newman, and Arthur Sizemore.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Ain't that a grand and glorious feeling?
First Line: Is there anyone present who was ever in love? If so, you know how I'm feeling right now
Chorus: When there's somebody who you can cuddle up to, ain't that a grand and glorious feeling? When you're hugging her there in that cozy old chair ain't that a grand and glorious feeling?
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Among my souvenirs.
First Line: Your eyes once told me a story I built my castles on air
Chorus: There's nothing left for me, of days that used to be
Music by: Leslie, Edgar, and Horatio Nocholls.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Are you happy?
First Line: Life is a search for happiness, and some of us look all in vain
Chorus: Are you happy without me near? Are you smiling to hide a tear?
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Are you lonesome to-night?
First Line: Tonight I'm down hearted for tho' we have parted, I love you, and I always will.
Chorus: Are you lonesome tonight? Do you miss me tonight? Are you sorry we drifted apart?
Music by: Turk, Roy, and Lou Handman.
Words by: Turk, Roy, and Lou Handman.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Are you thinking of me tonight?
First Line: Feeling so bluet tonight, longing for you tonight
Chorus: Are you thinking of me tonight? Tho' we've drifted apart, Am I still in your heart?
Music by: Davis, Benny, Harry Akst, and L. Wolfe Gilbert.
Words by: Davis, Benny, Harry Akst, and L. Wolfe Gilbert.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist, Inc., c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: At sundown (love is calling me home).
First Line: Sunbeams are gently fading slowly fading
Chorus: Ev'ry little breeze is sighing of love undying at sundown
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by: Donaldson, Walter.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Back where the daisies grow.
First Line: Paradise they say is oh! so far away, I never thought I'd find it down on the farm
Chorus: It's no wonder that the birdies sing, I ain't no birdie but I can't help singing, back where the daisies grow
Music by: Elbel, Don and Bob.
Words by: Little, Geo. A.
P/P/D: Chicago : Harold Rossiter Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Beneath Venetian skies (at twilight).
First Line: Oh darling how I miss you when the twilight falls it seems to bring back moments filled with bliss
Chorus: Beneath Venetian skies at twilight a pair of loving eyes were my light
Music by: Rose, Vincent.
Words by: Lewis, Young and.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Cheerie-beerie-be (from sunny Italy).
First Line: Bright was the day that I sailed away, Cheerie-Beerie-Beerie-Be, somebody sang to me in sunny Italy
Chorus: Cheerie-Beerie-Be, love is calling me with a melody from sunny Italy
Music by: Wayne, Mabel.
Words by: Young, and Lewis and.
P/P/D: Leo Feist Inc : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Clementine (from New Orleans).
First Line: Say! look up the stret Look up the street right now Hey! Look at her feet Isn't she neat and how
Chorus: Here comes Miss Clementine that baby from New Orleans
Music by: Warren, Harry.
Words by: Creamer, Henry.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc. Cor, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Collette.
First Line: Oh, Collette our eyes have met, our life not yet
Chorus:
Music by: Baer, Abel.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Countin' the days.
First Line: Nobody home, and nobody cares, nobody but me, I'm all alone and nobody cares, nobody but me
Chorus: Watchin' the clock goin' tick-tock countin' the days
Music by: Samuels, Milton.
Words by: Hirsch, Walter.
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Crazy words-crazy tune (vo-do-de-o).
First Line: There's a guy I'd like to kill; if he doesn't stop I will.
Chorus: Crazy words, crazy tune; all that you'll ever hear him croon Vo-do-de-o
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: C'est vous (say voo).
First Line: I had searched for my ideal, but it was all in vain
Chorus: C'est vous, c'est vous, that means, it's you, just you.
Music by: Greenberg, Abner, Abner Silver, and Harry Richman.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Dawn of to-morrow.
First Line: Sunset and shadows are falling, daylight fades away.
Chorus: Dawn of tomorrow, take ev'ry sorrow, bring back the sunshine, I long to see.
Music by: Green, Joe.
Words by: Gravelle, Jeanne.
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Did you mean it?
First Line: There we were, all alone just you and I there we were with our cares thrown to the sky
Chorus: Did you mean it when you said "I love you?"
Music by: Baker, Phil, Sid Silvers, and Abe Lyman.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro Bernstein & Co. Inc. Cor, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Every evening.
First Line: I'm always happy in the daytime, my making hay time is occupied
Chorus: Ev'ry evening I miss you, ev'ry evening I'm blue
Music by: McHugh, Jimmy.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Everywhere you go.
First Line: Cheeks like the roses, teeth like the pearl, eyes with the heaven's blue
Chorus: Ev'rywhere you go, sunshine follows you
Music by: Shay, Larry, Joe Goodwin, and Mark Fisher.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Flutter by, butterfly.
First Line: You've been flitting 'round from bower to bow'r every hour, and sipping honey from each flower you find
Chorus: Flutter by, butterfly, spread your wings and fly away
Music by: Layton, Phil, and Jack Stanley.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: From my cottage window.
First Line: There's no place like home but to be all alone in my cottage as eve'ning falls
Chorus: From my cottage window humming a lonesome tune to the lonesome moon
Music by: Tollinger, Ned, and John Wolfe.
Words by:
P/P/D: San Francisco : Sherman, Clay & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Girl of my dreams.
First Line: Dear, it seems years since we parted, years full of tears and regret
Chorus: Girl of my dreams I love, honest I do, you are so sweet
Music by: Clapp, Sunny.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Go home and tell your mother (that I love you).
First Line: I'm the luckiest fellow 'cause I met you, and you met me, I'm the happiest fellow most anyone can see
Chorus: Go home and tell your mother, go home and tell your mother, that I love you.
Music by: Baer, Abel, Benne Russell, and Ira Shuster.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Gone again gal.
First Line: No one knows what I'm going through since I fell in love with you
Chorus: Gone again gal gone again gal off again gal on again gal that's you yes you
Music by: Jones, Isham.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Highways are happy ways (when they lead the way to home).
First Line: After days of roaming, like a pigeon homing, I am going home today
Chorus: Highways are happy ways when they lead the way to home
Music by: Shay, Larry.
Words by: Haris, Harry, and Tommie Malie.
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Publisher Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Honolulu Moon.
First Line: When day is slowly dying, I am sighing
Chorus: Honolulu Moon, now very soon will come a shining
Music by: Lawrence, Fred.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I ain't that kind of a baby.
First Line: Listen here, Billy, dear, said sweet Angel Eyes, you know I'm getting wise to all you parlor guys.
Chorus: You can hold me on your knee, but don't you try to da-da me, 'cause I ain't that kind, I ain't that kind of a baby.
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Kahal, Irving, and Addy Britt.
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I always knew I'd find you.
First Line: For years and years in lonesomeness by my own-some-ness
Chorus: I always knew I'd find you, that's why I've waited, dear
Music by: Wayne, Mabel.
Words by: Morse, Dolly.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I just roll along havin' my ups and downs.
First Line: Good-bye, good-bye, good-bye blues
Chorus: So I just roll along, havin' my ups, having my downs, havin' my ups and downs, all day long, when it's a love affair,
Music by: Trent, Jo', and Peter De Rose.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I love my old fashioned man.
First Line: Mister and Missus Green are the happiest pair I've seen
Chorus: He's that big hero type six-foot tall smokes a pipe I love my old fashioned man.
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Kahal, Irving, and Francis Wheeler.
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I love no one but you.
First Line: Just like the world's waiting for the sun to rise or the coming spring and the birds to sing
Chorus: I love no one but you and with a love that's true.
Music by: Spitalny, Phil.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I must be dreaming.
First Line: Somehow I just can't get over hearing you declare that you love me as I love you
Chorus: Who am I to think that you would care for me the way you do I must be dreaming
Music by: Dubin, Al, Pat Flaherty, and Al. Sherman.
Words by: Dubin, Al, Pat Flaherty, and Al. Sherman.
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I scream - you scream - we all scream for ice cream.
First Line: In the land of ice and snows up among the Eskimos there's a college known as Oo-gie-wa-wa
Chorus: I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream rah! rah! rah!
Music by: Johnson, Howard, Billy Moll, and Robert King.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc. Cor, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I wonder how the old folks are at home.
First Line: 'Tis not so many years ago, when as a boy I played, amid the scenes so dear to me from morn 'til ev'ning shade
Chorus: I wonder how the old folks are at home; I wonder if they miss me while I roam
Music by: Vandersloot, F. W.
Words by: Lambert, Herbert S.
P/P/D: New York : Jerry Vogel Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
Title: I'd walk a million miles (to be a little bit nearer to you).
First Line: Little bit blue tonight, little bit blue for you
Chorus: I'd walk a million miles if it would take me a little bit nearer nearer to you
Music by: Lewis, Al, and Gerald Marks.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'm gonna settle up (then I'm gonna settle down).
First Line: Foolin' my time away lucky there came a day do you remember? the day I met you
Chorus: I'm gonna settle up then I'm gonna settle down in a little town with you
Music by: Osborne, Nat., and Geo. B. Mc Connell.
Words by: Frisch, Billy, and Nelson Ingham.
P/P/D: Broadway, New York : Empire Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: It was only a sun shower.
First Line: My lonesome clock goes "tick-tick-tock" all thru the day when you're away I'm blue
Chorus: Honey, don't you cry, clouds are rolling by, the rainbow's in the sky it was only a sun show'r
Music by: Snyder, Ted.
Words by: Kahal, Irving, and Francis Wheeler.
P/P/D: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Just another day wasted away (waiting for you).
First Line: Just like yesterday I got up today with so much to be done all I could do was think of you!
Chorus: Just another day wasted away watching and waiting just another day wasted away, filled with gloom
Music by: Tobias, Charles, and Roy Turk.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc. Cor, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Keep sweeping the cobwebs off the moon.
First Line: Come on children and gather 'roun' I've got a lot to tell
Chorus: Change all of your gray skies turn them into gay skies and keep sweeping the cobwebs off the moon
Music by: Levant, Oscar.
Words by: Young, and Lewis and.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: La lo la.
First Line: When moonlight nights come and soft southern breezes blow; Deep in my soul mem'ries wake from long ago
Chorus: Land of a thousand dreams that have all come true land of romance that creeps in the heart of you.
Music by: Schertzinger, Victor.
Words by:
P/P/D: San Francisco : Sherman, Clay & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Longing.
First Line: Mem'ries of yesterday, memories fair as the dawn.
Chorus: Longing, longing for you, seems that's all I do.
Music by: Bott, James.
Words by: Steck, Jack, and Ruth Bott.
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Publishing Co. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lover's Lane.
First Line: Dreaming, dear, in the fading glow, mem'ry leads back to long ago
Chorus: Lovers' Lane, down in Lovers' Lane, where the birds sang but one refrain
Music by: Roberts, Lee S.
Words by: Callahan, J. Will.
P/P/D: San Francsico : Sherman, Clay & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Marvelous.
First Line: Folks all say I'm hard to please but I met a little tease
Chorus: Marvelous, Marvelous Marvelous I'm ravin'
Music by: De Rose, Peter.
Words by: Breen, May Singhi.
P/P/D: New York : Bibo, Bloedon & Lang, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Mary Ann.
First Line: I wake up thinking of you Mary Ann, you're on my mind the live long day
Chorus: Ev'ry star up in the sky, seems to wink as we go by
Music by: Silver, Abner.
Words by: Davis, Benny.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Night time in Picardy.
First Line: When shadows fall and the sun is sinking, over Picardy and roses bow to the moon above
Chorus: Night time in Picardy, brings memories of you
Music by: Baskette, Billy, and Theo. Alban.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Nobody cares for me.
First Line: I wandered by a butterfly, that flies along Broadway and tho she tried to wear a smile her eyes just seemed to say:
Chorus: Nobody cares for me no arms hold me tenderly
Music by: Rose, Fred, and Paul Whiteman.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Old fashioned locket.
First Line: Sitting by the fireside where embers faintly glow, a memory comes to me of the long ago
Chorus: It's just an old fashioned locket and a curl, that frames an old fashioned tin-type of a girl
Music by: Wimbrow, Dale, Johnny Marvin, and Tom Ford.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Oriental moonlight.
First Line: There on a wonderful night, 'neath the moon shining bright, first I saw her and my heart stopped beating
Chorus: Oriental moonlight, so brightly shining up above
Music by: Smoley, Marvin, and Bernie Seaman.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Triangle Music Pub. Co. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Positively-absolutely.
First Line: People think there's something wrong with me, 'cause all day long I'm writing poetry
Chorus: Does she love me? Positively! Do I love her? Absolutely! Positively, absoultely, and how
Music by: Coslow, Sam, and Jean Herbert.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Red lips-kiss my blues away.
First Line: I don't worry when the blues come stealing I know how to cure them right away.
Chorus: Red lips kiss my blues away red lips kiss the night to day.
Music by: Bryan, Alfred, James V. Monaco, and Pete Wendling.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sa-Lu-Ta!
First Line: In the ev'ning by the moonlight in the month of June, I was drifting, she was drifting, on a blue lagoon
Chorus:
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: A shady tree.
First Line: I believe that you believe in wishing, when it brings the sweetest things in store
Chorus: A shady tree to shelter me and chase my cares away
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: She don't wanna.
First Line: I'm a nervous wreck! what can you expec', from a fellow with a girlie who will never neck?
Chorus: Oh, I want her to be nice and chummy with me; but she don't wanna!
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Show me that kind of a girl.
First Line: Some people say that girls of today are not all that they ought to be others tell you that this isn't true there's no harm in them they can see you want an opinion from me
Chorus: Show me the kind of a girl who stays out too late ev'ry night show me the girl who will pet do you think that she's doing right she flirts and she smokes she tells snappy jokes
Music by: Kubin, Al., Bobby Heath, and Alex Marr.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sing me a baby song.
First Line: It seems today, was such a long day, just an "Ev'rything goes wrong" day
Chorus: Don't say a word, just hold me tight, cuddle up closer, it's lonesome tonight
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: So blue.
First Line: Outside the bright sun is shining, outside the red roses bloom
Chorus: I knew I'd miss your smile and miss your kisses for a while
Music by: De Sylva, B. G., Lew Brown, and Ray Henderson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Stay out of the south (if you want to miss a heaven on earth).
First Line: Take a trip! take a trip! go away, tired out? tired out? you need play
Chorus: If you don't like milk and honey, where the skies are always sunny
Music by: Dixon, Harold.
Words by: Dixon, Harold.
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Summertime sweethearts (where do they go in the fall?).
First Line: One cold November morning I met a lonesome pal
Chorus: Gee! I'm so lonesome since I'm back in town all by my ownsome just hanging around
Music by: Snyder, Ted.
Words by: Kahal, Irving, and Francis Wheeler.
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Tell your troubles all good-bye.
First Line: We all have our troubles, it's true I have a few you have them too
Chorus: Go and tell yoour troubles all good-bye! Find that silver lining in the sky!
Music by: Leslie, Edgar, Al. Dubin, and Mc Connell Geo.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Edgar Leslie Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: There ain't no sweet man that's worth the salt of my tears.
First Line: Shakin' like the leaf on a tree, that's coming loose from the stem.
Chorus: I'm like a weeping willow, weeping on my pillow
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: There must be a silver lining (that's shining for me).
First Line: The more I roam about, the more I dream about a rainbow, just hoping that a rainbow might soon appear
Chorus: There must be a silver lining that's shining for me, there must be a way of finding message of sympathy
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by: Morse, Dolly.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: There's something about a rose (that reminds me of you).
First Line: I love to wander alone in my beautiful garden of dreams
Chorus: There's something about a rose that reminds me, dear, of you
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Kahal, Irving, and Francis Wheeler.
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Twiddlin' my thumbs fiddlin' my time away.
First Line: Why must I grow older by myself? Why must I grow moldy on the shelf?
Chorus: I'm always twiddlin' my thumbs, fiddlin' my time away; twiddlin' my thumbs, even my work is play
Music by: Rose, Fred, and Dudley Mecum.
Words by:
P/P/D: S. I. : Cal De Voll, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Under the moon.
First Line: An owl and a squirrel watched a happy couple spooning 'neath a tree
Chorus: When you hear yoo-oo-oo-oo you'll know I'm waiting for you
Music by: Lyn, Ev. E., Francis Wheeler, and Ted Snyder.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Underneath the weeping willow.
First Line: I'm lonely blue as blue can be if only you'd come back to me
Chorus: Underneath the weeping willow tree is where we parted that summer night when we said good-bye
Music by: Breau, Louis.
Words by: Ford, Tom.
P/P/D: New York : Bibo, Bloedon & Lang, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: What are you waiting for Mary?
First Line: I spent an hour beneath a bower, the world seemed happy and gay
Chorus:
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by: Donaldson, Walter.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When I look at you.
First Line: I can't help staring I can't help sharing your smile sweetest one 'neath the sun
Chorus: I see love lots of love when I look at you
Music by: Jones, Isham, and Cliff Friend.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When the morning glories wake up in the morning (then I'll kiss your two lips good-night).
First Line: Angels eyes, oh! Angel eyes, I'll soon be gone
Chorus: When the morning glories wake up in the morning, the morning
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When you play with the heart of a girl.
First Line: It's never too late to be sorry, and I'm sorry now we met
Chorus: Sometimes there's joy and bliss, when you play with the heart of a girl
Music by: Bruce, Thomas.
Words by: Haubrich, Earl.
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When you're with somebody else.
First Line: In your smiling eyes, I see Paradise, when you're close to my heart
Chorus: When you're gone, I wander on, to all the world, I'm like a stranger, and I'm so forlorn, when you're with somebody else
Music by: Etting, Ruth, and Able Baer.
Words by: Gilbert, L. Wolfe.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Where in the world (is there someone for me).
First Line: Ev'ryone says theres is someone for ev'ryone, where can my somebody be
Chorus: Where in thde world, tell where in the world can there be someone for me
Music by: Lewis, Al, Gerald Marks, Emerson Gill, and Carmen Lombardo.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Who-oo? You-oo! That's who!
First Line: Ev'rywhere now a days they've got the question asking craze.
Chorus: Who's got the cutest eyes? Who's got what satisfies?
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: The whole world is waiting for dreams to come true.
First Line: Day breaks, the world wakes, my dream ship's homeward bound
Chorus: The whole world is waiting for dreams to come true, the whole world is waiting and I'm waiting too
Music by: Harrison, Charlie, and Deane Moore.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Why should we marry? (when we can be such good friends).
First Line: She was a simple country maiden until one day a villain came her way
Chorus: Why should we marry when we can be such good friends
Music by: Rose, Billy, and Fred Fisher.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Henry Waterson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Will we meet again.
First Line: I found someone to love, a sweet someone to love, I guess it must have been too good to be true
Chorus: When you've lost your new love, found it wasn't true love, will we meet again?
Music by: Senter, Boyd, Howard Simon, and Al Lewis.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Without you sweetheart.
First Line: You say that we're through, that there's nothing I can do
Chorus: How can I laugh? How can I sing? How can I like any old thing, without you, sweetheart?
Music by: De Sylva, B. G., Lew Brown, and Ray Henderson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Worryin'.
First Line: Ever since we parted dear it's true I've been broken hearted over you
Chorus: Worryin' all the time worryin' sweetheart mine All I do is to worry 'bout you
Music by: Fairman, George.
Words by: Fairman, George.
P/P/D: New York: : Shapiro, Bernstein, & Co. Inc., c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Yankee Rose.
First Line: We've seen roses grow almost ev'rywhere, but you're one we place apart
Chorus: Yankee rose so true, how we all love you
Music by: Frankl, Abe.
Words by: Holden, Sidney.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Yes she do no she don't (I'm satisfied with my girl).
First Line: I know a girl, lovin' little girl, lovin' little girl is she.
Chorus: She don't wear no yes she do no she don't yes she do I'm satisfied with my girl.
Music by: De Rose, Peter.
Words by: Trent, Jo'.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corp, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Yes Flo! the gal who never says "no."
First Line: If you're bothered with blues, here's some wonderful news
Chorus: Who will woo, who will coo, do what you want when you want her to
Music by: Flatow, Leon, Nelson J. Fonarow, and Albert Gumble.
Words by: Flatow, Leon, Nelson J. Fonarow, and Albert Gumble.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You don't like it - not much.
First Line: Honey baby, you look so happy to me and I'm wondering what the reason can be
Chorus: When I hug you and when I squeeze you, and when I please you
Music by: Miller, Ned, Art Kahn, and Chester Cohn.
Words by: Miller, Ned, Art Kahn, and Chester Cohn.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You gotta be good to me.
First Line: Let me introduce to you Elmer Gantry number two
Chorus: You can't go out you must stay in the bad old world is full of sin
Music by: Rose, Vincent.
Words by: Young, and Lewis and.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You're more like a pal that a sweetheart.
First Line: I know I love you and you know I love you in spite of the things I may do
Chorus: You're more like a pal that a sweetheart, what a pal you are to me
Music by: David, Lee.
Words by: Rose, Billy, and Mort Dixon.
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You're the one for me.
First Line: Skies are blue since I first met you, and ev'rything's rosy, and ev'rything's new
Chorus: You're the one, and only one, 'cause you're the one for me
Music by: Donaldson, Walter, and Paul Ash.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc, c1927.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

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Title: Anything you say!
First Line: Here we are so happy just where we are, and smilin' just like we are
Chorus: It looks like you like having your own way, it looks like I like anything you say
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Donaldson-Douglas & Gumble Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Are we downhearted?-No!
First Line: People worry people fuss over nothing at all when trouble starts they take it to heart
Chorus: When our troubles start to pile in and our bank account is low
Music by: Davis, Benny, and Archie Gottler.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Auf wiederseh'n (we'll meet again).
First Line: Loving you as I do I'm so sad leaving you
Chorus: Auf Wiederseh'n we'll meet again so please don't say good-bye
Music by: Greenberg, Abner.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Because I know you're mine.
First Line: No use in crying no use in sighing, sighing for days so divine
Chorus: Though skies are dark and gray, the clouds will pass away, the sun will shine some day, because I know you're mine
Music by: Brown, Burton.
Words by: Derickson, Chas.
P/P/D: Kansas City, Mo : J. W. Jenkins Sons Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Blue grass.
First Line: Sailors love the seas, mountaineers the tree, eskimoes love the ice
Chorus: When I'm in blue grass up to my knees, blue grass blue as the seas
Music by: De Sylva, G. B., Lew Brown, and Ray Henderson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
Note: Two versions of this title are held.

Title: Blue Land.
First Line: I've got blues most all the time, 'cause I'm from a bluey clime
Chorus: Down to that Blue Land, Blue Land, down in Kentucky where life is sweet
Music by: Johnson, Howard, and Al. Sherman.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Chinese National Athem.
First Line: San Min Chu I, our aim shall be to foind a free land, world peace be our stand
Chorus:
Music by: Mao-Yun, Ch'eng.
Words by: Yuan-Jen, Chao.
P/P/D: New York : Chinese News Service, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Chiquita (chi-kee-ta).
First Line: Here under blankets of sky, shadows of the night find me alone
Chorus: Oh come back my darling Chiquita, the chapel on the hill, covered with dew
Music by: Wayne, Mabel.
Words by: Gilbert, L. Wolfe.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Collegiana.
First Line: On the campus they try to vamp us with anything new or anything blue
Chorus: Collegiana, see how it's done, easy as pie and lots of fun
Music by: McHugh, Jimmy.
Words by: Fields, Dorothy.
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Coquette.
First Line: You love to flirt and you don't mean to hurt, but you leave those who love you to sigh
Chorus: Tell me why you keep fooling little coquette making fun of the ones who love you
Music by: Lombardo, Carmen, and John Green.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Crazy rhythm (Danny and Cora).
First Line: I feel like the Emperor Nero when Rome was a very hot town
Chorus: Crazy rhythm, here's the doorway, I'll go my way, you'll go your way
Music by: Meyer, Joseph, and Roger Wolfe Kahn.
Words by: Caesar, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Dear when I met you.
First Line: I always think of the day, you came in my life to stay, I mean the day we first met
Chorus: My heart started jumping so, it took my breath away
Music by: VonTilzer, Albert.
Words by: Brown, A. Seymour.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corp., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Dolores.
First Line: Sweet Dolores Brown, sweetest girl in town
Chorus: Oh how I love Dolores, does she love me?
Music by: Kessel, Art, and Marty Bloom.
Words by: Kessel, Art, and Marty Bloom.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Don't cry baby (cry baby, don't cry).
First Line: There's a couple living right next door to me, just as nice a couple as you'd care to see
Chorus: Don't cry baby, cry baby, don't cry papa's coming back to baby by and by
Music by: Fiorito, Ted.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist, Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Don't you remember Sally?
First Line: I saw a girl greet a boy yesterday, there was a light in her eyes
Chorus: Don't you remember Sally the girl you used to know, you always called me sweetheart, when you were my bashful beau
Music by: Grossman, Bernie, Walter Hirsch, and Milton Samuels.
Words by: Grossman, Bernie, Walter Hirsch, and Milton Samuesl.
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Dream River.
First Line: There's a place that's just for dreaming just a lazy rippling stream
Chorus: Drifting with you along Dream River, out where the moon beams softly play
Music by: Brown, George.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Evening star (help me find my man).
First Line: I rise ev'ry morn at the coming of the dawn, and there's grief in each leaf on the ground
Chorus: Evening star, no matter where you are, oh please come out and help me find my man
Music by: Turk, Roy, and Fred C. Ahlerf.
Words by: Turk, Roy, and Fred C. Ahlerf.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: For old times' sake.
First Line: Fancy meeting you again, after all these years
Chorus: Won't you spend a while with me for old times' sake?
Music by: De Sylva, B. G., Lew Brown, and Ray Henderson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929
Note: Two versions of this title are held.

Title: Forgetting you [at head of title: That's just my way of].
First Line: You saw me out the other night, the first time since we parted
Chorus: If you see me dancing in some cabaret, that's just my way of forgetting you
Music by: De Sylva, B. G., Lew Brown, and Ray Henderson.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Gee! but I'm blue.
First Line: Ev'rybody should have somebody who's loving and true, and nobody should make a body feel blue
Chorus: Gee! but I'm blue, blue over you, ev'ryday is just a day of sorrow, wondering who, tells you they're true
Music by: Little, Geo. A, Fred Rose, and Will J. Harris.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Harold Rossiter Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Get out and get under the moon.
First Line: What'd ya do in the evening, when you don't know what to do
Chorus: When you're all alone, any old night, and you're feeling out of tune, pick up your hat, close up your flat, get out and get under the moon
Music by: Shay, Larry.
Words by: Tobias, Chas., and William Jerome.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: The good-night waltz [at head of title: Keep in your heart].
First Line: There is an oldtime saying, at ev'ry party or ball
Chorus: Hold me close in your arms, it's the good-night waltz
Music by: Short, Albert E., Charlie Newman, and Nelson Chon.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Will Rossiter, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Happy days and lonely nights.
First Line: My memory takes me to the wonderful nights we knew, when I made love to you until the dawn
Chorus: With the parting of the ways, you took all my happy days and left me lonely nights
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: A happy ending.
First Line: When ev'rything in our lives seemed to be wrong and blue, and when the days were gray you smiled right along
Chorus: A bridal bouquet and a wedding in May then we're on our way to a happy ending
Music by: VonTilzer, Albert.
Words by: Brown, A. Seymour, and Eddie Grant.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corp., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Happy go lucky lane.
First Line: I'm so happy lucky because I'm happy with my little lot
Chorus: Got a little roof above me and a home that's oh! so plain and there's someone there to love me on happy go lucky lane
Music by: Meyer, Joseph.
Words by: Lewis, and Young.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Has anyone seem my pal?
First Line: Once I had a true pal and he called me his only gal
Chorus: Has anyone seen my pal? Just a real fellow called Dell pal of my heart pal of my dreams where are you tonight?
Music by: Sullivan, Will.
Words by:
P/P/D: S. I. : Will Sullivan, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: He's a good man to have around.
First Line: There's one thing that a woman can't live without, and that's a man!
Chorus: He's not good looking, not handsome or tall. I couldn't tell you how he made me fall
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I don't care.
First Line: It's no surprise I realize that you are leaving me but still I smile you see
Chorus: I don't care if you go away I don't care if you go to stay
Music by: Dowell, Saxie.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I get the blues when it rains.
First Line: It was raining dear, when I met you, you smiled the sun shone through
Chorus: I get the blues when it rains, the blues I can't lose when it rains
Music by: Stoddard, Harry.
Words by: Klauber, Marcy.
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Publisher Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I kiss your hand, Madame.
First Line: Sometimes I wonder if hearts are broken by little love words that are left unspoken
Chorus: In dreams I kiss your hand, madame, your dainty finger tips
Music by: Erwin, Ralph.
Words by: Rotter, Fritz.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I still love you.
First Line: Nobody knows but you what you made me go through
Chorus: I love you! I still love you! In spite of all that you've done
Music by: Ager, Milton.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I tore up your picture when you said good-bye (but I've put it together again).
First Line: You said, "Just forget me," but memories won't let me, they haunt me and won't let you go
Chorus: I tore up your picture when you said goodbye, but I've put it together again
Music by: Morse, Dolly, and Andrew Donnelly.
Words by: Morse, Dolly, and Andrew Donnelly.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'd rather cry over you (than smile at somebody else).
First Line: Folks wonder why I'm all alone nights, why I stay home nights, and sometimes cry
Chorus: I'd rather cry over you, I'd rather sigh like I do, than smile at somebody else
Music by: Dougherty, Dan.
Words by: Yellen, Jack, and Phil Ponce.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: If I can't have you (I want to be lonesome-I want to be blue).
First Line: I'm blue so blue, and broken hearted, because we parted, and since we parted, the sun has lost it's glory
Chorus: If I can't have you, nobody but you-oo-oo, I want to be lonesome, I want to be blue
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: If I lost you.
First Line: When you said "yes" yesterday skies of grey turned to blue now dear, my dreams all depend start and end, just with you
Chorus: If I lost you my skies of blue would turn again to grey
Music by: Wilhite, Monte.
Words by: Harrison, Charlie, and Art Kassel.
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Imagination.
First Line: When I find the world's unkind, to a corner of my mind I runaway and stay there to play there with you
Chorus: My imagination, your imagination, our imaginations make this world divine
Music by: Meyer, Joseph, and Roger Wolfe Kahn.
Words by: Caesar, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'm riding to glory (with a glorious girl).
First Line: Ding! Dong! Ding! Dong! Ring out the old and ring in the news
Chorus: I'm riding to glory! Oh what a sweet story, I'm riding to glory, with a glorious girl!
Music by: Woods, Harry.
Words by: Dixon, Mort.
P/P/D: New York : DeSylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'm walking between the raindrops.
First Line: Clouds are close together, looks like rainy weather I'm so glad that you're with me
Chorus: Let it rain all day, let it pour all night, what do I care my love, I'm walking between the raindrops
Music by: Fisher, Fred.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'm writing you this little melody.
First Line: Skies were always blue, dear, till you went away since then I'm the one that's blue dear, and the skies are always grey
Chorus: I'm writing you this little melody to make our dreams come true your love has faded to a memory that makes me sad and blue when I'm alone I find my thougnts drifing always to you
Music by: Weeks, Anson.
Words by:
P/P/D: San Francisco : Sherman, Clay & Co, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: In a little two by four for two.
First Line: What's the use of dreaming? Dreams that can't come true
Chorus: In a little two by four for two, gee but I'd be happy there, with you
Music by: Hoffman, Al, and Geo. Brown.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: In the land of beginning again (where broken dreams come true).
First Line: Sometimes there's tears behind a sunny smile, some hearts hold sorrow for a long while
Chorus: In the land of beginning again, where skies are always blue, tho' we've made mistakes, that's true
Music by: Meyer, George W.
Words by: Clark, Grant.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: In the sing song Sycamore tree.
First Line: Long long ago winds used to blow right thru an old Sycamore tree
Chorus: I can see my troubles flying when I hear the night wind sighing in the sing song Sycamore tree
Music by: Woods, Harry.
Words by: Dixon, Mort.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Is it gonna be long (till you belong to me?).
First Line: Summer's coming and my heart's humming a love song
Chorus: Each little star belongs to the sky, and each little tear belongs to a cry
Music by: Cowan, Rubey, and Charlie Abbot.
Words by: Whiting, Geo.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: It goes like this that funny melody.
First Line: There's a funny melody, it's a pretty melody, someone brought it over from across the sea
Chorus: It goes like this: la-la-la, la-la-la, la-la-la, it goes like this: dee-dee-dee, dee-dee-dee, dee-dee-dee
Music by: Friend, Cliff.
Words by: Caesar, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Jo-Anne.
First Line: Skies are brighter my heart's lighter because of you, Jo-Anne
Chorus: I see the lovelight in your eyes Jo-Anne Jo-Anne it's like a glimpse of Paradise Jo-Anne
Music by: Silver, Abner, Maceo Pinkard, and Joe Ward.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Just a smile and a kiss for a keepsake.
First Line: I'll never regret, dear the day that we met, altho' I know we must part
Chorus: Just a smile and a kiss for a keepsake, that is all that I ask of you
Music by: Slider, Cliff.
Words by: Slider, Cliff.
P/P/D: Louisville, KY : Cliff Slider, Cohn and Cohn, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Just another night.
First Line: Nights are kinda long, ev'rything seems wrong, all because I'm longing just for you
Chorus: Just another night all by my ownsome just another night to feel so blue
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Donaldson, Douglas & Gumble Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: KiKi.
First Line: Each day seems a year, when you're not here, with me, KiKi
Chorus: KiKi, Cherie, Amie, you're always mine, KiKi
Music by: Little, Geo. A, Paul Hosang, and Arthur Sizemore.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Harold Rossiter Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Last night I dreamed you kissed me.
First Line: Last night I dreamed of you, of your dear smile and eyes of blue
Chorus: Last night I was dreaming, I dreamed that you kissed me while bright stars were beaming
Music by: Lombardo, Carmen.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Let me forget.
First Line: Well, life is what you make it that's what the people say, but life is how you take it, I've found in ev'ry way
Chorus: Let me forget, my troubles woes and regrets, let me forget, those worries that linger yet
Music by: Williams, Clarence, and James (Slap) White.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Clarence Williams Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Little Mother.
First Line: When the day is done, the setting sun sinks into a sky of blue
Chorus: Little Mother Mother mine there's no other Mother mine
Music by: Rapee, Erno, and Lew Pollack.
Words by:
P/P/D: San Francisco : Sherman, Clay & Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lonely little bluebird.
First Line: A little bluebird, a little tree, two hearts so lonely, and one was me
Chorus: Loney little bluebird, sittin' in a tree, spring will come tomorrow, and you'll sing merrily
Music by: Woods, Harry.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lonesome in the moonlight.
First Line: The summer nights are here, the moon is bright and clear, and all the world sings a love song
Chorus: Lonesome in the moonlight, with no one to love, lonesome on a June night while the stars brightly shine above
Music by: Baer, Abel.
Words by: Russell, Benee.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lullaby yodel.
First Line: My baby, I know that you want me, each lonely night and day
Chorus: My baby, I want you tonight, dear, after my work is through, to rock you to sleep in my arms, dear, and sing lullabies to you
Music by: Rodgers, Jimmie.
Words by: McWilliams, Elsie.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corp., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Mia Bella Rose (my beautiful rose).
First Line: Night with her magical charms holds the world in her arms, while old Venice is sleeping
Chorus: Mia Bella Rosa, shades of night are falling, Mia Bella Rosa come, my heart is calling
Music by: Koehler, Ted, and Frank Magine.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Mistakes.
First Line: I told you lies, I was unwise, you let me know, I let you go; why not be friends?
Chorus: We make mistakes when we worry all over nothing at all
Music by: Leslie, Edgar.
Words by: Nicholls, Horatio.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Moments with you.
First Line: Night never comes without bringing memories filled with regret fondly my poor heart is clinging to dreams that it can't forget
Chorus: Bring me back just a few of those sweet moments with you when we two were all alone in a dreamland all our own
Music by: Shilkret, Nat.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Moonlight madness (then you were gone).
First Line: The world was sleeping the stars were peeping the moon beams kissed the sand
Chorus: Thru the palms you came with your soul a flame moonlight madness then you were gone
Music by: Davis, Lou, and J. Fred Coots.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: My flame is just a match for me.
First Line: I've had sweeties by the score, had more than my share, but my heart was hungry for one who'd make me care
Chorus: Whoopee what a sweet lovin' team, in the parlor say, we're a scream, my flame is just a match for me
Music by: Fain, Sammy, Jack Murray, and Jean Herbert.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: The night we didn't care.
First Line: Hours were like moments from midnight till morn, life was a sea full of dreams, do you remember the night love was born
Chorus: All the world was left behind us love alone was there to bind us the night we didn't care
Music by: Murray, Jack, Bernard Maltin, and Irving Mills.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: O-K-M-N-X we're twenty million strong.
First Line: Barney Googles he's the nation's latest toast he's famed from coast to coast
Chorus: Just whisper "O-K-M-N-X" we're twenty million strong the Brotherhood of Billy Goats (Ba-aa! Ba-aa!)
Music by: Baker, Phil, and J. Russell Robinson.
Words by: De Beck, Billy, and Sid Silvers.
P/P/D: New York & Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Old fashioned locket.
First Line: Sitting by the fireside where embers faintly glow, a memory comes to me of the long ago
Chorus: It's just an old fashioned locket and a curl, that frames an old fashioned tin-type of a girl
Music by: Wimbrow, Dale, Johnny Marvin, and Tom Ford.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Old man sunshine little boy bluebird.
First Line: Another morning again I'm alone another morning among the unknown
Chorus: Old man sunshine little boy bluebird shine awhile and sing awhile for me
Music by: Warren, Harry.
Words by: Dixon, Mort.
P/P/D: New York : Remick Music Corp., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Out of the dawn.
First Line: Life didn't seem real, the world seemed terribly wrong how different I feel since you happened along
Chorus: Out of the dawn there came a sunbeam wandering on I find that sunbeam
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Donaldson, Douglas & Gumble, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Remember I love you.
First Line: I planted roses all around the door, of the cottage I built for us two; roses and cottage wait for your return and remember I still love you
Chorus: Each time you look at a rose, dear, remember I love you, would it be wrong to suppose, dear, that you still love me too?
Music by: Clapp, Sunny.
Words by: Clapp, Sunny.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Rosette.
First Line: Just like a garden without a rose, my life is empty Rosette, for you are the one rose that my heart knows
Chorus: Rosette, Rosette, I can't forget, that day I heard you whisper "Good-bye"
Music by: Lombardo, Carmen.
Words by: Newman, Charles.
P/P/D: Chicago : Milton Weil Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: She's a great, great girl.
First Line: Come on, all you grown folks little children, too I've got a new celebrity I want to introduce to you
Chorus: From her head to feet she gives your eyes a treat
Music by: Woods, Harry.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: She's wonderful.
First Line: I don't want to brag or boast, but I am going with the most attractive member of her lovely sex
Chorus: She's got cheeks just like a rose, and a little turned up nose
Music by: Donaldson, Walter, and Gus Kahn.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Donaldson, Douglas & Gumble Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Shout hallelujah! Cause I'm home.
First Line: Tomorrow morning, when day is dawning, and if it rains or shines, I'll be on the trail that leads me to home sweet home
Chorus: Run up the steps, knock at the door! down on my knees, kissin' the floor
Music by: Dixon, Harold.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Jack Mills Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sleepy valley.
First Line: When my day of toil is over, light at heart I hurry over to the train that takes me down to a little country town
Chorus: Just a cosy rest, sweet and heaven blest, like a bluebird's nest in Sleepy Valley
Music by: Hanley, James F.
Words by: Sterling, Andrew B.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Some night when you're lonely.
First Line: You said good-bye and ev'rything is over now, you seem to think it's easy to forget somehow
Chorus: Some night when you're lonely, some night when you're feeling blue, some night you may want me, want me just to tell your troubles to
Music by: Davis, Benny, and Joe Burke.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Somebody else may be telling her something (she'd love to hear from you).
First Line: I met a pal of mine yesterday, he wasn't smiling the same old way
Chorus: Somebody else may be telling her something she'd love to hear from you
Music by: Shay, Larry.
Words by: Goodwin, Joe.
P/P/D: Chicago : Harold Rossiter Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Somebody sweet is sweet on me.
First Line: Mamie Reilly came home all highly excited, said I've invited a boy to call
Chorus: Mother get my party dress, there's a reason can't you guess? Somebody sweet is sweet on me
Music by: Kahn, Gus, and Walter Donavan.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Strolling in the moonlight.
First Line: Each night at twilight I'm lonely I'm sad when I wake at dawn there's just one thing I want only now that I need you, you're gone
Chorus: On a night like this is I said I'd be true strolling in the moonlight with you
Music by: Kaley, Charles, Will Waldron, and Marty Bloom.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Cal De Voll, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sweet Sue-just you.
First Line: Sue, dry your pretty eyes of blue tears were never meant for you
Chorus: Ev'ry star above knows the one I love Sweet Sue, just you
Music by: Young, Victor.
Words by: Harris, Will J.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Take your tomorrow (and give me today).
First Line: Why should I wait for happiness? I've grown impatient more or less
Chorus: Take your tomorrow, and give me today, for your tomorrow, is too far away
Music by: Johnson, J. C.
Words by: Razaf, Andy.
P/P/D: New York : Triangle Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Tell me you're sorry.
First Line: Just like other sweetheart's often do dear, we have quarreled and you made me cry
Chorus: Tell me you're sorry, so sorry that you broke my heart let's not break up let us make up, what would become of me should we part
Music by: Burke, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Benny.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Ten little miles from town.
First Line: If you're feeling sort of all run down, and weary of the hurry of the town
Chorus: Hop in my car, come along and see how happy we are
Music by: Shoebel, Elmer.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That's how I feel about you.
First Line: Why am I feeling the way I do? Why am I acting this way
Chorus: If you said, "go and get the moon" I'd go right out and get the moon that's how I feel about you, sweetheart
Music by: Davis, Benny, and Archie Gottler.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That's my Mammy!
First Line: Say old pal, by the way, old pal, I hear you're going south, try and see my Mammy for me, she lives way down in Tennessee
Chorus: If you should see a soul that's happy, strollin' with a grey-haired pappy, that's my Mammy!
Music by: Baer, Abel, and Ed. G. Nelson.
Words by: Pease, Harry.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That's my weakness now.
First Line: Love, love, love, love, what did ya do to me? The things I never missed, are things I can't resist
Chorus: She's got eyes of blue, I never cared for eyes of blue, but she's got eyes of blue and that's my weakness now
Music by: Green, Bud, and Sam H. Stept.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: There's a place in the sun for you.
First Line: There's no rainbow shining, clouds are ev'rywhere, and it seems your hopes and dreams are gone
Chorus: Tho' the sky may be dreary, don't be blue, don't be weary, there's a place in the sun for you
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Green, Bud.
P/P/D: New York : Green & Stept Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Treasure untold.
First Line: Dreaming of you and your eyes of blue, I've loved you forever it seems
Chorus: If I could but win your heart, little girl, then I would have Treasure Untold
Music by: Cozzens, Ellsworth T.
Words by: Cozzens, Ellsworth T.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corp., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: What a night for spooning.
First Line: There's a girl I know in a bungalow, right across the street from me
Chorus: When the birdies go to sleep, and the stars begin to peep, she says, what a night for spooning
Music by: MacDonald, Ballard, and Dave Dreyer.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: What a wonderful night this would be.
First Line: Sighing for you 'cause I've been so blue, all this lonesome day, crying for you 'cause I need you to chase the blues away
Chorus: What a wonderful night this would be, if I only had you here with me
Music by: Smythe, Billy, and Art Gillham.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When you said "good-night" (did you really mean "good-bye?").
First Line: Honest and true, I'm disappointed in you
Chorus: The other night you said "good-night," but tell me when you said "good-night" did you really mean "good-bye?"
Music by: Donaldson, Walter.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Donaldson-Douglas & Gumble Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When you're smiling (the whole world smiles with you).
First Line: I saw a blind man, he was a kind man, helping a fellow along
Chorus: When you're smiling, when you're smiling, the whole world smiles with you
Music by: Fisher, Mark, Joe Goodwin, and Larry Shay.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Harold Rossiter Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Who wouldn't be jealous of you?
First Line: I looked around for the longest time for someone to love, and sweetheart I found you
Chorus: Who wouldn't be jealous of a girl like you, and who wouldn't be watchin' ev'rything you do
Music by: Shay, Larry, Haven Gillespie, and George Frommel.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Harold Rossiter Music Co., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Will the angels play their harps for me?
First Line: I was passing by the churchyard in the city and I saw a beggar old and gray
Chorus: Oh I wonder, yes I wonder, will the angels way up yonder, will the angels play their harps for me?
Music by: Wilhite, Monte.
Words by: Hirsch, Walter.
P/P/D: Chicago : Ted Browne Music Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Wob-a-ly walk.
First Line: There's a place I found where the jazz bands pound
Chorus: Just get your ankles out on the loose then let your tootsies shake like the deuce oh! that's the Wob-a-ly Walk
Music by: Warren, Harry.
Words by: Green, Bud.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You can't take my mem'ries from me.
First Line: You've just been pretending, I find it's the ending, your love you are taking away
Chorus: You can take all the tokens you gave me, you can turn all my blue skies to grey; you can shatter the hopes that I've cherished, and can take all my day dreams away
Music by: Davis, Joe, and Spencer Williams.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Triangle Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You'd rather forget than forgive.
First Line: To make a mistake is but human they say, but then to forgive is divine
Chorus: You'd rather forget than forgive me, you want me to suffer alone
Music by: Johnson, Howard, and Joe Davis.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Triangle Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You're the first thing I think of in the morning (and the last thing I think of at night).
First Line: Why do I say things I thought that I never would say
Chorus: You're the first thing I think of in the morning, hope I may die if its a lie
Music by: Stanley, Jack.
Words by: Tracey, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Broadway Music Corporation, c1928.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

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Title: Am I blue?
First Line: I'm just a woman, a lonely woman waitin' on the weary shore
Chorus: Am I blue? Am I blue? Ain't these tears in these eyes tellin' you?
Music by: Akst, Harry.
Words by: Clarke, Grant.
P/P/D: S.I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Breakaway.
First Line: Hey, flappers, this way flappers, I'll floor you with a new dance
Chorus: Let's do the Breakaway, get hot and shake away
Music by: Conrad, Con, Sydney D. Mitchell, and Archie Gottler.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Carnations remind me of you.
First Line: I want to go where flowers grow, grow in a garden so fair
Chorus: Carnations, carnations, remind me of you; carnations, carnations, so sweet and so true
Music by: Sherwin, Sterling.
Words by: Sherwin, Sterling.
P/P/D: San Francisco : Sherman, Clay & Co., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Do I know what I'm doing?
First Line: I'd better see a doctor, I'm worried as can be, 'cause ever since I fell in love somethings the matter with me
Chorus: When she whispers "I love you," and we start to bill and coo, if I do things I shouldn't do, do I know what I'm doing?
Music by: Kalmar, Bert, and Harry Ruby.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Dreaming dreams that never come true.
First Line: They say dreams come true, and maybe they do, turning the world all around
Chorus: I'm dreaming dreams that never come true, dreaming them all the while
Music by: Williams, W. R.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Will Rossiter, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Evangeline.
First Line: As long as water flows, I'll love you
Chorus: Love me forever, Evangeline, never part from this heart of mine
Music by: Jolson, Al.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Everybody does it in Hawaii.
First Line: Talk about Hawaii, I didn't know it was so grand, I picked me out a hula, hula, girl, before my folks could land
Chorus: She's got it here; and she's got it there, her lips are red and her feet are fair
Music by: Rodgers, Jimmie.
Words by: Mc Williams, Elsie.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corp., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Ev'ry day away from you.
First Line: Once again I'm writing to you tonight I don't know why I do I never hear from you dear
Chorus: Ev'ry day away from you seems another year ev'ry day away from you brings another tear
Music by: Tobias, Charles, and Jay Mills.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Feelin' the way I do.
First Line: Like a traffic signal, you warn me, go slow, when I try to kiss you, you whisper, "no no"
Chorus: Because your eyes are blue I love 'em, I like 'em, I do
Music by: Gillespie, Haven, Charles Cooke, and Neil Moret.
Words by:
P/P/D: San Francisco : Villa Moret, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Finding the long way home.
First Line: Somehow we don't ever seem to realize with smiling skies above that the very place we want to leave behind we always find we love
Chorus: I'd like to find the road we roamed together swinging along finding the long way home
Music by: Warren, Harry.
Words by: Kahn, Gus.
P/P/D: New York : Remick Music Corp., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Georgia Pines.
First Line: Shadows fall, I recall my childhood days, days, there's a place where my mem'ry always strays, strays
Chorus: Georgia Pines, pining for me, you know I'm pining for you when the dewy dawn comes 'round to say good Mornin'
Music by: Trent, Jo, and Peter De Rose.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Glad rag doll.
First Line: Little painted lady with your lovely clothes, where are you bound for, may I ask?
Chorus: All dolled up in glad rags, tomorrow may turn to sad rags, they call you Glad Rag Doll
Music by: Daugherty, Dan, and Milton Ager.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager[,] Yellen & Bornstein, Inc, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Gypsy dream rose.
First Line: My little Gypsy, I'm in love it's true, please tell me that you love me too
Chorus: Dream Rose, Pretty Gypsy Dream Rose, all the world knows, I love you so
Music by: Gusman, Meyer.
Words by: Kendis, James, and Frank Samuels.
P/P/D: New York : Kendis, Gusman & Samuels, Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: He's so unusual.
First Line: Talk of sweeties, bashful sweeties, I've got one of those
Chorus: When I feel like lovin' and I gotta have some lovin' he says "Please, stop it, please" He's so unusual
Music by: Lewis, Sherman, and Abner Silver.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I actually am in love.
First Line: I get so nervous when I'm with you I'd like to sing you a song
Chorus: I'm in love I mean I actually am in love! I'm in love with you
Music by: Litt, Mary.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I was made to love you.
First Line: There must be some real mission that we were sent to do, each one has some ambition to make a dream come true
Chorus: I know you were made for love and I was made to love you
Music by: Veo, Harold, and Doris Tauber.
Words by: Tobias, Charles.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I'd fall in love with me [at head of title: if I were you].
First Line: Ev'ryone has his opinions that fact has always been known for instance you have your ideas, and I've my own
Chorus: I do' wanna tell you what to do and what not to do, but if I were you I'd fall in love with me
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Murray, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: If I give up the saxophone will you come back to me.
First Line: Nights were long and endless for little Willie Smart, the problem was a deep one, 'twas either love or art
Chorus: If I give up the saxophone will you come back to me?
Music by: Kahal, Irving, Willie Raskin, and Sammy Fain.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: If you believed in me.
First Line: You're so disappointed, I see it in your eyes, I'm not all you hoped for, I realize
Chorus: I could amount to something, no matter where I'd be, it all depends on one thing if you believed in me
Music by: Baer, Abel.
Words by: Gilbert, L. Wolfe.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Mother's boy.
First Line: Cuddle close beside me Mother dear, night and day you guide me Mother dear
Chorus: Let fortune come my way, let skies be blue or grey, I'll always be mother's boy
Music by: Green, Bud, and Sam H. Stept.
Words by: Green, Bud, and Sam H. Stept.
P/P/D: New York : Green & Stept Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: It's bad for your soul.
First Line: Sadie Lee from Tennessee is known for miles around. All the sheiks declare she is the hottest gal in town
Chorus: Now honey don't you mess around me, 'cause it's bad for your soul
Music by: Savage, Helen, and Walter Melrose.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Melrose Bros. Music Co. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: I've got a feeling I'm falling.
First Line: Oh, honey, oh honey, I never felt this way, romanticly I'm up in the air
Chorus: I'm flying high but I 've got a feeling I'm falling falling for nobody else but you
Music by: Link, Harry, and Thomas Waller.
Words by: Rose, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Santly Bros. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Just another kiss.
First Line: The parting hour is drawing near and soon we'll say good-bye my lonely heart is grieving dear I'm leaving dear with a sigh
Chorus: Just another kiss before we say adieu just another kiss so I'll remember you
Music by: Davis, Benny, and J. Fred Coots.
Words by: Davis, Benny, and J. Fred Coots.
P/P/D: New York : Santly Bros. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Last night, honey [at head of title: (I only wish I had you with me)].
First Line: Once I used to laugh when you were sighing for the moon
Chorus: I only wish I had you with me last night, honey
Music by: Mc Carthy, Joe, and Jimmie Monaco.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Let me have my dreams.
First Line: What we don't see doesn't hurt us, what we don't know doesn't pain
Chorus: Please don't take away my dreams, throughout all this time I have dreamt you're mine
Music by: Akst, Harry.
Words by: Clarke, Grant.
P/P/D: S. I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Like a breath of spring time.
First Line: Winter blows its breath on the low lands, over ev'ry green covered glen
Chorus: Just like a breath of spring you came to make me sing
Music by: Burke, Joe.
Words by: Dubin, Al.
P/P/D: New York : George & Arthur Piantadosi Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Little by little.
First Line: Seven days a week, fifty two weeks a year I'll stick right around in the hope that you'll hear
Chorus: Little by little, little by little you're winning my heart little by little
Music by: O'Keefe, Walter, and Bobby Dolan.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lonesome butterfly.
First Line: Dear little girl sad little girl lonesome butterfly why cry constantly please come to me your poor heart needs real sympathy
Chorus: Your wings are marred and your heart's been jarred just a lonesome butterfly
Music by: Colgan, Alma, and Ray Hibbeler.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Alma Colgan, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Lonesome little doll.
First Line: She was a dainty toy with tear dimmed eyes he was a sailor boy who said 'good-bye'
Chorus:
Music by: Cowan, Rubey, and Phil Boutelje.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: My little honey and me.
First Line: There's a girl I'm crazy about, one I feel I can't live without, I guess that I'm in love, there's no doubt
Chorus: I call around each night when the folks go out, nobody knows what we're about, who do I mean?
Music by: Hackforth, Norman P.
Words by: Hackforth, Norman P.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: My sweeter than sweet.
First Line: Lovers admit there's aid in having a clever line; yesterday night I stayed in, laboring hard at mine
Chorus: I prepared a love song, really rather neat; calling this above song, "my sweeter that sweet"
Music by: Whiting, Richard A.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Famous Music Corp., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: My wonderful moon.
First Line: Wonderful moon, I'm all alone. Nobody cares for me
Chorus: My wonderful moon, somehow you make me so blue when you shine so bright from above
Music by: Slider, Cliff.
Words by: Slider, Cliff.
P/P/D: Louisville, Ky : Cohn & Cohn Music Publishers, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Needin' you like I do.
First Line: Nightime seems like years, smilin' thru my tears
Chorus: No wonder I just sit and sigh, needin' you like I do
Music by: De Voll, Cal, Al Cameron, and Pete Bontsema.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Nobody's fault but your own.
First Line: I'm just dreaming all the time of you, wond'ring what to do, feelin' mighty blue
Chorus: Sometimes I'm so in love with you, sometimes I'm in a huff with you
Music by: Murray, Alan, and Ray Noble.
Words by: Murray, Alan, and Ray Noble.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Now I'm in love.
First Line: I'm the one who's been poking fun at my friends who chanced to be in love
Chorus: You came along, dear now I'm in love! Life is a song, dear, 'cause I'm in love
Music by: Shapiro, Ted.
Words by: Yellen, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Ager, Yellen & Bornstein Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Pal of my sweetheart days.
First Line: Mem'ries awaken the old love again, pal of my sweetheart days
Chorus: Tho' we're far apart, you seem to linger in my heart, pal of my sweetheart days
Music by: Davis, Benny, and J. Fred Coots.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Davis, Coots & Engel Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Please come back to me.
First Line: The mean words I've spoken have left my heart broken, I miss you, I want you my own
Chorus: Honey, I'm so sad and lonely, please come back to me
Music by: Austin, Gene.
Words by: West, Eugene.
P/P/D: New York : Gene Austin Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: She's a good girl.
First Line: Michael had a girlfriend he was wild about, so he took her out each night and day
Chorus: She doesn't drink, she doesn't smoke, she doesn't listen to a naughty joke, she's a good girl
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Murray, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Should I.
First Line: The yellow moon shines up above music is bringing songs of love
Chorus: Should I reveal exactly how I feel should I confess I love you
Music by: Brown, Nacio Herb.
Words by: Freed, Arthur.
P/P/D: New York : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sing a little love song.
First Line: We all know the pow'r of song, it can right most any wrong
Chorus: Sing a little love song when the skies are gray any little love song drives the clouds away
Music by: Conrad, Con, Sydney D. Mitchell, and Archie Gottler.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sleepy Valley.
First Line: Ev'rybody loves a fireside, picture sitting by a fireside in a cozy little home you can call your very own
Chorus: Just a cozy rest, sweet and heaven blest, like a bluebird's nest in sleepy valley
Music by: Hanley, James F.
Words by: Sterling, Andrew B.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Spanish doll.
First Line: I met my love in Old Granada, it was under the Spanish moon
Chorus: I've never seen a Tambourine that's half as mean, my little Spanish Doll
Music by: Lewis, Al., and Al. Sherman.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Steppin' along.
First Line: Some folks spend their whole lives sitting still in a groove, won't move and never will
Chorus: Steppin' high, steppin low, do your stuff, don't be slow, you can't go wrong, step, step, steppin' along
Music by: Kernell, William.
Words by: Kernell, William.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sweetheart's holiday.
First Line: I had a coversation with the little stars above, they told me something new that's gonna tickle you
Chorus: The man in the moon is shakin' a broom he's sweepin' the milky way
Music by: Robinson, J. Russel.
Words by: Kahal, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Santly Bros. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sweetness.
First Line: I'm just a heartbroken Romeo you are my Juliet
Chorus: Love you, love you, love you, honest I do, sweetness, I love you truly
Music by: Lombardo, Carmen, and Chester Cohn.
Words by: Miller, Ned.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: S'posin'.
First Line: I know something but I can't express it, tho' there is no better time than now
Chorus: S'posin' I should fall in love with you, do you think that you could love me too?
Music by: Denniker, Paul.
Words by: Razaf, Andy.
P/P/D: New York : Triangle Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Sympathy [at head of title: (All I'm asking is)].
First Line: Now that ev'rything is over, have a little sympathy
Chorus: You were all I had, now I feel so bad, all that I'm asking is sympathy
Music by: Davis, Benny, and Joe Burke.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Joe Morris Music Co., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That's why I'm jealous of you.
First Line: Ev'rytime you look at someone else dear, you know I'm as jealous as can be
Chorus: There's just a bundle of charms, wrapp'd in your arms, that's why I'm jealous of you
Music by: Rose, Fred.
Words by: Rose, Fred.
P/P/D: Chicago : Forster Music Pub. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: That's you baby.
First Line: I've hear it intimated if you were syndicated you'd be appreciated more, baby
Chorus: Take a little honey add a smile so sunny, who's the little honey?
Music by: Mitchell, Sydney D., and Archie Gottler.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Then we canoe-dle-oodle along.
First Line: Some sweeties love to go walkin', walkin' to them is a lark
Chorus: We drift along in the moonlight and what do we do while we drift in the moonlight?
Music by: Woods, Harry, Charles Tobias, and Jose Bohr.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: There'll be you and I.
First Line: It's up to us dear, to plan our future now, how to fix up your room, what to have in my room
Chorus: There won't be any real expensive things in our home, no acres to roam, but there'll be you and I
Music by: Green, Bud, and Sam H. Stept.
Words by: Green, Bud, and Sam H. Stept.
P/P/D: New York : Green & Stept Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: To be in love (espesh'lly with you).
First Line: I'm all topsy turvy and that's a certain sign that either heats affecting me or someone's on my mind
Chorus: To be in love is simply wonderful to be in love espesh'lly with you
Music by: Ahlert, Fred E.
Words by: Turk, Roy.
P/P/D: New York : Santly Bros. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: To be with you.
First Line: All my life I've waited for someone to love, and now my waiting's thru
Chorus: You've got a way that I admire, you fill me with a strange desire I'd gladly walk trhough flaming fire to be with you
Music by: Davis, Benny, and J. Fred Coots.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Davis, Coots & Engel Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Too wonderful for words.
First Line: I have met girls before, pretty ones by the score, probaly even more than most men
Chorus: Too wonderful for words she holds me in her spell, too wonderful wonderful for words what more is there to tell?
Music by: Stamper, Dave.
Words by: Thompson, Harlan.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Up with the curtains, down with the coffee (on with another merry day).
First Line: In gay New York City, right next door to me
Chorus: Up with the curtains, down with the coffee on with another merry day
Music by: Farrell, W. Earthman.
Words by: Farrell, W. Earthman.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Mc Daniel Music Co., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Waiting at the end of the road.
First Line: Weary of roaming on, yearning to see the dawn, counting the hours till I can lay down my load
Chorus: The way is long the night is dark but I don't mind 'cause a happy lark will be singing at the end of the road
Music by: Berlin, Irving.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Welcome [At head of title: (You'll always be)].
First Line: While you are some where forgetting, I'm here alone and regreting
Chorus: In sorrow or pain, in sunshine or rain, you'll always be welcome to me
Music by: Denniker, Paul.
Words by: Razaf, Andy.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When I see my sugar (I get a lump in my throat).
First Line: Sweets, don't care about 'em, sweets, I'll do with out 'em!
Chorus: My heart's okay, my pulse is strong, and I sleep peacefully all night long, but when I see my sugar, I get a lump in my throat
Music by: Ahlert, Fred E.
Words by: Turk, Roy.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown & Henderson, Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When we get together in the moonlight (we get along great).
First Line: Although there ain't no sense in foolish arguments my sweetie picks on me all day
Chorus: All day long we fight and fuss but just as sure as Fate when we get together in the moonlight we get along great
Music by: Violinsky.
Words by: Ryan, Ben, and Billy Rose.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: When you're in love.
First Line: Happiness is hard to find I mean that enduring kind
Chorus: Never try to foll the moon when that feeling comes in June 'cause you'll never fool the moon
Music by: Little, George A., and Johnny Burke.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Where the bab bab babbling brook (goes bub bub bubbling by).
First Line: Sweetheart, the blossoms are falling, the wildwood is calling to you and to me
Chorus: We'll spend hours in a world of flowers, underneath the heavenly sky
Music by: Nelson, Ed. G.
Words by: Pease, Harry, and Charles O'Flynn.
P/P/D: New York : De Sylva, Brown and Henderson Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: Why did you?[ at head of title: You made me love you].
First Line: You made me love you, thought you loved me too only to find you're just pretending
Chorus:
Music by: Lombardo, Carmen, and Mickey Kippel.
Words by:
P/P/D: S. I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You and I in the moonlight.
First Line: The sun is sinking in the Golden West and you and I are all alone
Chorus: By the stream, let us dream you and I, in the moonlight
Music by: Jerome, M. K.
Words by: Washington, Ned.
P/P/D: S. I. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929

Title: You're my silver lining of love.
First Line: Life has brought me rainy days galore, gloomy days that always made me blue
Chorus: I don't chase the rainbow, I don't need the rainbow, you're my silver lining of love
Music by: Tobias, Charles, Benee Russell, and Vincent Rose.
Words by: Tobias, Charles, Benee Russell, and Vincent Rose.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1929.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1923-1929


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