Kirk Collection

Popular Song Index
(Professional/Artist Song Sheets)
Part 8: 1945-1947

Kirk Popular Music Table of Contents Page

This portion of the index provides records to 294 titles published from 1945 through 1947. 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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Title: After all this time.
First Line: They say it's a sin to tell a lie I wouldn't begin to for I love you
Chorus: After all this time you're breaking my heart
Music by: Defur, Paul, and Ken Thompson.
Words by: Defur, Paul, and Ken Thompson.
P/P/D: New York : Chelsea Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: All the cats join in.
First Line: If you want to join the gates when they're at their best
Chorus: Hop in the old jalop and head for the malted shop and all the cats join in
Music by: Sauter, Eddie.
Words by: Gilbert, Ray, and Alec Wilder.
P/P/D: New York : Regent Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Always goodbye.
First Line: Someday you and I'll have time on our hands, no one making demands but love and laughter
Chorus: It's always goodbye holding you close 'til we part; leaving you here with my heart
Music by: Ellstein, Abrahm.
Words by: Sour, Robert.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Beauty so rare.
First Line: When earth is plumed and I'm consumed to paint her beauty so rare
Chorus: Till sunsest burns all black regret to brilliant, gorgeous fire
Music by: Hibbeler, Ray.
Words by: Armstrong, Zoe Plasket.
P/P/D: Akron, Ohio : Zoe Plasket Amstrong, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Been hobnobbin' with a robin.
First Line: They say birds are sympathetic to someone feelin' blue
Chorus: Been hobnobbin' with a robin, when I met him I was blue
Music by: Delbeck, Tommy, and Ralph Baker.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Believe me.
First Line: It was when you said good-bye that I knew your love would die
Chorus: Believe me I always see your smiling face for no one can take your place
Music by: Tobin, Lew.
Words by: Ruhl, Edna M.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Pub. Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Beloved.
First Line: Beloved, I was an empty thing till you smiled at me and suddenly taught my heart to sing
Chorus:
Music by: Ward, Edward.
Words by: Waggner, George.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Black gardenias.
First Line:
Chorus:
Music by: Voutsas, George.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Skokie Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The blond sailor.
First Line: A girl and a sailor were parting one day
Chorus: Farewell, your blond sailor must leave for awhile, dear
Music by: Pfeil, J.
Words by: Parish, Mitchell, and Bell Leib.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Born to be blue.
First Line: While others face each tomorrow smiling and happy and gay
Chorus: Born to be blue over someone downhearted my whole life through
Music by: Bruner, Clif, and Lou Wayne.
Words by: Bruner, Clif, and Lou Wayne.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Bunk house stew.
First Line: We have a cook up on our ranch who sure knows how to feed
Chorus: "Bunk house stew!" The coboys yell, "bunk house stew!" it sure is swell
Music by: Allan, Fleming.
Words by: Raynor, Hal.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Casey the pride of them all.
First Line: Casey's the guy with his eye on the ball, but mostly the ladies
Chorus:
Music by: Gilbert, Ray, Ken Darby, and Eliot Daniel.
Words by: Gilbert, Ray, Ken Darby, and Eliot Daniel.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Come closer to me (Acercate Mas).
First Line: Moonlight was made for a June night
Chorus: Come closer to me, so I can see heaven in your eyes
Music by: Farres, Osvaldo, and Al Stewart.
Words by: Farres, Osvaldo, and Al Stewart.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Counting the days.
First Line: Tomorrow will surely come, tomorrows always do
Chorus: Counting the days until tomorrow, counting the nights till I'm with you
Music by: Kramer, Alex.
Words by: Zaret, Hy.
P/P/D: New York : Santly-Joy Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Counting the days until Christmas.
First Line: Christmas comes but once a year, it's the time of real good cheer
Chorus: I'm counting the days until Christmas and helping each hour along.
Music by: Ram, Buck, and Hal Kanner.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Cow poke lullaby.
First Line: When the round up days are over and the ev'ning star appears
Chorus:
Music by: Wallace, Roy "Scrubboard," Lula Manford, and Jesse M. Ellison.
Words by: Wallace, Roy "Scrubboard," Lula Manford, and Jesse M. Ellison.
P/P/D: Indianapolis : Hoosier Music Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Dizzy little busy bee.
First Line: Flitting thru the fields of clover, he worked both early and late
Chorus: Dizzy little busy bee, he was as busy as a bee can be
Music by: Barry, Marion, Mitchel Post, and Wessley Post.
Words by: Barry, Marion, Mitchel Post, and Wessley Post.
P/P/D: New York : Top Music Publishers Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Does everyone know about this?
First Line: Does everyone know about this? Does everyone know about this?
Chorus:
Music by: Altman, Arthur.
Words by: Newman, Charles.
P/P/D: New York : La Salle Music Publishers Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Don't go around day dreaming.
First Line: You walk around in a daze can it be love
Chorus: Don't go around day dreaming the nights were made to dream
Music by: Koterba, Frank M.
Words by: Koterba, Frank M.
P/P/D: Royal Oak, Michigan : Frank M. Koterba, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Don't let it happen again.
First Line: When we round the final bend at the end of the scrappin', don't let it happen again!
Chorus:
Music by: Prichard, Henry.
Words by: Prichard, Henry.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Don't let me dream.
First Line: You're the only thing I ever dream of but I wonder will my dreams come true?
Chorus: Don't let me dream unless you really love me
Music by: Joy, Leonard, and Richard Loring.
Words by: Washington, Ned.
P/P/D: New York : Bourne Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Don't lie to me (I may believe you).
First Line: I don't know if it's love or moonlight, reflected in your eyes
Chorus: Don't lie to me, I may believe you, your kiss can make each word sound true
Music by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Guy Wood.
Words by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Guy Wood.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Don't say you love me (if it's not true).
First Line: Many times I wonder if you mean all you say
Chorus: Don't say you love me if it's not true, for I'm sincerely in love with you
Music by: Moss, Marie, Harold Potter, and Eddie Rrod.
Words by: Moss, Marie, Harold Potter, and Eddie Rrod.
P/P/D: New York : Regent Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Don't say you love me if you don't.
First Line: Don't say you love me if you don't don't say you'll be mine if you won't
Chorus:
Music by: Bruner, Clif, and Lou Wayne.
Words by: Bruner, Clif, and Lou Wayne.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Don't sell the old homestead pappy (burn the gol-darned thing down).
First Line: The homestead was old and decrepit and pappy was strange, it appears
Chorus: Oh, don't sell the old homestead, pappy, think of your children in town
Music by: Carver, Zeb, Ben Jaffe, and Jack Rollins.
Words by: Carver, Zeb, Ben Jaffe, and Jack Rollins.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Dream rose.
First Line: Ev'ry flower that blooms must die, dear now they say those words are true
Chorus: You're my dream rose the only flower that is found within my heart
Music by: Wayne, Lou.
Words by: Wayne, Lou.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Every other dream.
First Line: Can't forget you even tho' I try love you more and more as time goes by
Chorus: Ev'ry other dream I dream I dream that you're with me
Music by: Cicero, Nadine.
Words by: Cicero, Nadine.
P/P/D: Hayward, Calif. : Nadine Cicero, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Every time I give my heart.
First Line: When I was a child I burned my finger and it taught me not to play with fire
Chorus: Ev'ry time I give my heart I know that it's the last
Music by: Spielman, Fred.
Words by: Goell, Kermit.
P/P/D: New York : Hudson Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Everything but you.
First Line: You left me a horse from Texas, a house with instalments due
Chorus:
Music by: Ellington, Duke, Harry James, and Don George.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Tempo Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Ev'rybody knows but you.
First Line: Ev'rybody knows but you how much I care
Chorus:
Music by: Fielder, John R., and B. Clinton Blossner.
Words by: Fielder, John R., and B. Clinton Blossner.
P/P/D: New York : Cavalcade Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Ev'rybody's seen him but his daddy.
First Line: He arrived one day after dad had gone away, now he's keeping mommy company
Chorus: Ev'rybody's seen him but his daddy; the relatives in town
Music by: Segal, Jack, Bob Hilliard, and Billy Hayes.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: For old time's sake.
First Line: I can find it written on your face, and the story is plain to see
Chorus: It 's really a sad situation, you're saying that this is the "break"
Music by: Romero, Garet, and Nat "King" Cole.
Words by: Romero, Garet, and Nat "King" Cole.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Gimme time to dream.
First Line: I'm not ambitious, I'm not malicious, takes too much energy
Chorus: Worry scurry that don't fit my scheme why should I hurry gimme time to dream
Music by: Lourie, Vic, Leo Goldsmith, and Jerry Kanner.
Words by: Lourie, Vic, Leo Goldsmith, and Jerry Kanner.
P/P/D: New York : Kanner Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Golden California!
First Line: We love you with all our hearts, oh, divinely golden California
Chorus:
Music by: Lee, Rosemary.
Words by: Lee, Rosemary.
P/P/D: Los Angeles : Rosemary Lee, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Golden Treasure.
First Line: Oh my treasure can't be bought or sold for it's neither silver nor of gold
Chorus:
Music by: Autry, Gene, and Cindy Walker.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Golden West Melodies Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Good night Cinderella.
First Line: While the music plays, and laughter rings we are waltzing in a dream
Chorus: The dawn is breaking, love's dream is over good night Cinderella, goodnight
Music by: Drury, Charles.
Words by: Drury, Charles.
P/P/D: New York : Evan Georgeoff Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Got a penny, Benny.
First Line:
Chorus: Got a penny Benny? Gotta telephone to Jenny and I've just got just got four cents to my name
Music by: Scherman, Robert, and Henry May.
Words by: Scherman, Robert, and Henry May.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Vanguard Songs, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Got any gum, chum?
First Line: Ran around in circles till my dogs were wrecked
Chorus: Got any gum, chum, got any gum?
Music by: Evans, Tolchard.
Words by: Butler, Ralph, Archie De Bear, and Al Stillman.
P/P/D: S.l. : Keith Prowse & Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Grandpa's gettin' younger ev'ry day.
First Line: Grandpa's gettin' younger ev'ry day, shaved his whiskers off and bought a new toupee
Chorus:
Music by: Steiner, Howard.
Words by: Gallop, Sammy.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: A guy named Joe.
First Line: He'll come strolling up the sidewalk; he'll slip a kiss to me
Chorus:
Music by: Davis, Bus.
Words by: Carhart, Jim.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hat check girl.
First Line: The more I sing that "Home on the Range," the longer I stay where the people are strange
Chorus: Hat check girl, hand me down my Stetson, I'm headin' out Montana way
Music by: Burnette, "Smiley."
Words by: Burnette, "Smiley."
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hey Jose! (Ho-zay) (Que Sera).
First Line: Far away in the tropical splendor, Don Jose plays his song of surrender
Chorus: Hey, Jose! Won't you play your marimba, hey, Jose! won't you play us a tune
Music by: Guizar, Pepe, Jay Livingston, and Ray Evans.
Words by: Guizar, Pepe, Jay Livingston, and Ray Evans.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hominy Grits.
First Line: Oh, give me some hominy grits and some red, sugar-cured ham
Chorus:
Music by: Burnette, Smiley.
Words by: Burnette, Smiley.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : American Music Inc, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I can't share you with others.
First Line: I must have you always, you've got my heart a-jumping, dear
Chorus: I can't share you with others darling, I couldn't even if I tried
Music by: Hibbeler, Ray.
Words by: Davis, Doris Ethel.
P/P/D: Shaker Heights, Ohio : Doris Ethel Davis, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I don't wanna do it alone.
First Line: I'm tired of spendin ev'ry evenin' with "me"
Chorus: I wanna stay out late, I wanna celebrate, I wanna hear a dance band moan
Music by: Hampton, Bill, and George Duning.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I found romance.
First Line: Deep in my heart, dear, I always knew that someday I'd find a sweetheart like you
Chorus: I found romance the night that we danced, and I held you close in my arms
Music by: Musale, Edward.
Words by: Musale, Edward.
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I know a man.
First Line: Man! Man! Love's problem since the world began
Chorus: I know a man who'd give me pretty things, I know a man who'd buy me diamond rings
Music by: Tucker, Johnny, Manny (Smitty) Smith, and Joe Schuster.
Words by: Tucker, Johnny, Manny (Smitty) Smith, and Joe Schuster.
P/P/D: New York : Smith & Schuster Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I lost you.
First Line: I found you and loved you but only to lose you
Chorus: I lost you and now I'm so lonely, miss you, for I loved but you only
Music by: Hoag, Bob, and Chas. Washburn.
Words by: Shrum, Walt.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I love her just the same.
First Line: Love is blind I will admit, but I've got a gal that's a real big hit
Chorus: My gal she wears a fourteen shoe, but I love her just the same
Music by: Davis, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Joe.
P/P/D: New York : Beacon Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I love it out in the West.
First Line: I love it out here in the West because the life is free and easy
Chorus:
Music by: Spielman, Fred.
Words by: Goell, Kermit.
P/P/D: New York : Hudson Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I loved you once.
First Line: I loved you once my darling, and I gave you my heart
Chorus:
Music by: Tobin, Lew.
Words by: Klein, John.
P/P/D: Miami : McGinty Music Pub. Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I met her at a party Friday night.
First Line: Her eyes were azure blue, I told her that I loved her, she said she loved me too
Chorus: I met her at a party, I met her at a party, I met her at a party Friday night
Music by: Curtis, James M.
Words by: Curtis, James M.
P/P/D: Calhoun, Georgia : James M. Curtis, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I must forget about you.
First Line: You came and I loved you only you said that this love would be true
Chorus:
Music by: Cowan, Joel, and Al "Stomp" Russell.
Words by: Cowan, Joel, and Al "Stomp" Russell.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I see through you.
First Line: They say love is blind but I see through you, you're not fooling no one but yourself
Chorus:
Music by: Liddell, Frank, and Bob Liddell.
Words by: Liddell, Frank, and Bob Liddell.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I wanna be loved.
First Line: It's been so long since I've seen you, but now everything is alright
Chorus: I wanna be loved; don't wanna go to a movie or show, I just wanna be loved by you
Music by: Lucas, Carroll, and Dave Binder.
Words by: Lucas, Carroll, and Dave Binder.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I want to dream.
First Line: Some folks dream about riches while others dream about fame
Chorus: I want to dream about someone like you and holding you close in my arms
Music by: Mitchell, Lillian C.
Words by: Buhro, Lena I.
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I wuv a wabbit.
First Line: The one I love has big long ears and a teeny, weeny nose.
Chorus: I wuv a wabbit, a cwazy, cwazy wabbit, hop-hop, bunny bunny, hop-hop
Music by: Berle, Milton, Ervin Drake, and Paul Martell.
Words by: Berle, Milton, Ervin Drake, and Paul Martell.
P/P/D: New York : Paull-Pioneer Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I yi yimminy yi (the smorgasbord song).
First Line: I yi yimminy yi we just met a friend of I, all together, all aboard, we're goin' out for smorgasbord
Chorus:
Music by: Crane, Lee.
Words by: Crane, Lee.
P/P/D: New York : Leedee, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'd give my life.
First Line: How can I tell what you mean to me, when you seem to be so untrue
Chorus: I'd give my life to know that you cared for me
Music by: McGhee, Joel, Howard Greene, and Eddie Parten.
Words by: McGhee, Joel, Howard Greene, and Eddie Parten.
P/P/D: New York : Savoy Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: If aloha means good bye.
First Line: Not long ago someone I know came sidling up to me
Chorus: If aloha means good bye, how will I say hello
Music by: Trams, C. H.
Words by: Trams, C. H.
P/P/D: New York : Wyner, Mayo & King Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm blaming the moon (for making me fall in love with you).
First Line: Oh moon, that shines so bright tonight, oh my heart, what spell have you woven?
Chorus: I'm blaming the moon for making me fall in love with you
Music by: Brown, Dorthy S.
Words by: Brown, Dorothy S., and John Klein.
P/P/D: Detroit : Trianon Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm gonna stop my roamin' (and go back to Wyomin').
First Line: Sometimes we are lonely then we're sad and blue
Chorus: For I'm gonna stop my roamin' and go back to Wyomin'
Music by: Simpson, G. Morgan.
Words by:
P/P/D: Baltimore, MD : G. Morgan Simpson, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm scared.
First Line: I guess it's hard for you to understand, just why I'm so afraid each time you hold my hand
Chorus: I'm scared, I'm shaking in my boots, I'm scared, I'm frightened to the roots
Music by: Singer, Lou.
Words by: Leveen, Raymond.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm strictly G. I.
First Line: I hope this letter will open your eyes, put your mind at ease
Chorus: Dreamy nights and that big yellow moon may bring on a lonesome sigh
Music by: Fairmann, Billy.
Words by: Fairmann, Billy.
P/P/D: Chicago : Tune Time Music, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm temperamental.
First Line: My mind is ever so hazy, it seems that I'm almost half crazy
Chorus: I'm tempermental, at times I feel so blue, it's fundamental, that I have you
Music by: Foster, Carl.
Words by: Foster, Carl.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: In a moment of moon madness.
First Line: In a moment of moon madness the magic moonlight left me enchanted again
Chorus:
Music by: Burns, Shirley.
Words by: Burns, Shirley.
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: In my little red book.
First Line: I'm not so much on reading the books that improve one's mind
Chorus: In my little red book, I see somehow all the girls that I knew
Music by: Stillman, Al, Ray Bloch, and Nat Simon.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: It won't be long.
First Line: I've counted ev'ry moment that we have been apart, cause every moment you are in my heart
Chorus: It won't be long 'till you're near me, it won't be long 'til you return
Music by: Berquist, "Whitey."
Words by: Berquist, "Whitey."
P/P/D: Chicago : Will Rossiter, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Jane (sweet as summer rain).
First Line: Jane, when I think of you my heart is filled with joy
Chorus: Jane as sweet as summer rain
Music by: Brown, Dorothy S.
Words by: Stuart, Gene.
P/P/D: Detroit : Trianon Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Joan of Arc they are calling you.
First Line: While you are sleeping, your France is weeping, wake from your dreams, maids of France
Chorus: Joan of Arc, Joan of Arc, do your eyes, from the skies, see the foe?
Music by: Wells, Jack.
Words by: Bryan, Alfred, and Willie Weston.
P/P/D: New York : Fred Fisher Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Joe college.
First Line: Who's the wolf in campus clothes, with Gable's ears, Durante's nose
Chorus: Joe college, he hasn't a care a rug-cut-in' sharpie with crew-cut-ten hair
Music by: Neil, Sid, and Jim Nicol.
Words by: Neil, Sid, and Jim Nicol.
P/P/D: Toronto, Canada : Southern Music Pub. Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Just for me.
First Line: I never thought I would fall in love, my heart never told me so
Chorus: The way you gave that smile, just for me, the way you rolled those eyes, just for me
Music by: Murray, Grace M.
Words by: Murray, Grace M.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Just like old times.
First Line: Once again we roam thru fields of clover, turning back the clock to yesterday
Chorus: It's just like old times, back together at last, it's just like old times
Music by: Davis, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Joe.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis Music Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Just make love to me [at head of title: (Darling, darling)].
First Line: Don't make love to a baker, he'll wind up with your dough
Chorus:
Music by: Mizzy, Vic.
Words by: Curtis, Mann.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Keep my mem'ry in your heart.
First Line: Tomorrow I must go away, dear and for I'm sure they need me now
Chorus:
Music by: Tubb, Ernest.
Words by: Tubb, Ernest.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Kitty lives in Brooklyn.
First Line: My buddy's name is Jimmy McShane, a brother of a lad is he
Chorus: Kitty lives in Brooklyn that's the perfect place to be
Music by: Reynolds, Ed.
Words by: Reynolds, Ed., and David Gornston.
P/P/D: New York : David Gornston, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The lady with the sparking eyes!
First Line: What is so rare as a day in June, in June?
Chorus:
Music by: Lee, Rosemary.
Words by: Lee, Rosemary.
P/P/D: Los Angeles : Rosemary Lee, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Let him go, let him tarry.
First Line: Farewell to cold winter, summer's come at last, nothing have I gained
Chorus: Let him go, let him tarry, let him sink or let him swim
Music by: Shaw, Tim.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Let's lay our cards on the table.
First Line: I never jump at conclusions, I take my time to decide
Chorus: Let's lay our cards on the table, let's call a spade a spade
Music by: Little, Little Jack.
Words by: Little, Little Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Chas. K. Harris Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Let's waltz.
First Line: Boy meets girl at a dance there's going to be a romance
Chorus: Let's waltz tonight in the pale moonlight with a song of love in our hearts
Music by: Genthe, Clara.
Words by: Genthe, Clara.
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Little dogie stray.
First Line: Beneath the sky and evening light, on a prairie far away
Chorus: My little dogie stray must sleep, for the evening shadows fall
Music by: James, Floyd Duke.
Words by: James, Floyd Duke.
P/P/D: S.l. : Floyd Duke James, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Loafin'.
First Line: I live a life of ease doin' as I please
Chorus: Loafin', loafin' 'neath the sun at noon
Music by: Drake, Ervin, Jack Danis, and Fitz Herbert.
Words by: Drake, Ervin, Jack Danis, and Fitz Herbert.
P/P/D: New York : Commercial Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Louie from Saint Louie.
First Line: They've got a fellow in the infantry, he's just as funny as a guy can be
Chorus: They call him Louie from Saint Louie, He's a rootin', tootin', shootin' man
Music by: Dixon, Harold.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Shattinger Piano and Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Loves stays.
First Line: Love stays thru hours of gladness, love stays thru cheerless days
Chorus: Hours fly, hours fly, flow'rs die, gay hours fly sweet flow'rs die
Music by: Frye, W. C.
Words by:
P/P/D: S. l. : W. C. Frye, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The low road is good enough for me.
First Line: You took the high road and left me on the low road
Chorus:
Music by: Dean, Eddie, and H. L. "Pete" Canova.
Words by: Dean, Eddie, and H. L. "Pete" Canova.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Mail call.
First Line: Dear one, I confess I'm feeling blue, no alarm, I know you're not untrue
Chorus: Mail call, I simply live for mail call
Music by: Sacco, Sgt. Tony.
Words by: Conroy, Sgt. Thom.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Money is the root of all evil (take it away, take it away, take it away).
First Line: Money is the root of all evil, money is the root of all evil
Chorus:
Music by: Whitney, Joan, and Alex Kramer.
Words by: Whitney, Joan, and Alex Kramer.
P/P/D: New York : Sun Music Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: More than yesterday.
First Line: If I had the right, morning, noon and night, I would just repeat a thought
Chorus: I love you more than yesterday more and more each day, more than time can say
Music by: Ram, Buck, Dick Ullman, and Bernie Simon.
Words by: Ram, Buck, Dick Ullman, and Bernie Simon.
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Music box serenade.
First Line: As I hold before me this treasured souvenir, it tells my heart a story
Chorus: This is the melody that brings you so close to me
Music by: Febbo, George, Armen Camp, and Frank Capano.
Words by: Febbo, George, Armen Camp, and Frank Capano.
P/P/D: Philadelphia : Tin Pan Alley, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: My G. I. Joe.
First Line: The day is done, the stars appear; and comes with eve your absence, dear
Chorus:
Music by: Frye, W. C.
Words by: Frye, W. C.
P/P/D: S.l. : W. C. Frye, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Never put off until tomorrow (what you can do today).
First Line: Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today
Chorus:
Music by: Prince, Hughie, Dick Rogers, and Arthur Jarwood.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Carphil Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: No more toujours l' amour (hoya, hoya).
First Line: Hoya, hoya, hoya, hoya!
Chorus: Eager beaver got him a twelve hour leave, hoya, hoya!
Music by: Carmichael, Hoagy, and Paul Francis Webster.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Burke and Van Heusen Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: No worries no cures.
First Line: Lonely was I, tears filled my eyes, the night that you left and you said goodbye
Chorus: No worries, no cares, 'long as you're near me I know that I'm in love with you
Music by: Jack, Arizona.
Words by: Jack, Arizona.
P/P/D: New York : Wyner, Mayo & King Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Noche.
First Line: Noche, and your eyes so exciting, tender lips so inviting
Chorus:
Music by: Ruiz, Gabriel.
Words by: Stewart, Al, and Richardo Lopez Mendeez.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Oh, what a thrill!
First Line: Oh, what a thrill to hold you closely here in my arms
Chorus:
Music by: Lee, Rosemary.
Words by: Lee, Rosemary.
P/P/D: Los Angeles : Rosemary Lee, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Oh! what it seemed to be.
First Line: When I'm waling through the park, I'm not in the park at all
Chorus: It was just a neighborhood dance, that's all that it was but oh, what it seemed to be!
Music by: Benjamin, Bennie, George Weiss, and Frankie Carle.
Words by: Benjamin, Bennie, George Weiss, and Frankie Carle.
P/P/D: New York : Santly-Joy-Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The old wagon wheel.
First Line: The old wagon wheel sang a song as she rolled along, rolled along, rolled along
Chorus:
Music by: Lee, Rosemary.
Words by: Lee, Rosemary.
P/P/D: Los Angeles : Rosemary Lee, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: One of my dreams is missing (the one where I kiss you goodnight).
First Line: My collection of dreams I gathered, along a star-dusted street
Chorus: One of my dreams is missing, the one where I kiss you goodnight
Music by: Long, Johnny.
Words by: Prosen, Sid, and Tom Fowler.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Paddle your own canoe.
First Line:
Chorus: You're gonna paddle your own canoe from now on if you look around you'll find that I'm gone
Music by: Bradley, Curley, and Lee Penny.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Chart Music Publishing House Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Really?
First Line: Some technique! But obviously it's just a line with you
Chorus: Really? Do you think I'm that nice? Now would you look at me twice?
Music by: Martell, Charles.
Words by: Merz, Sophia.
P/P/D: Tucson, AZ : Sophia Merz and Charles Martell, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Remaining souveniers.
First Line: I lost love I lost you and I'm left with a heart of regret
Chorus: One tender love note those words that you wrote
Music by: Thomas, Walter P.
Words by: Robinson, Aletha M., and Lillian Friedlander.
P/P/D: New York : Thomas-Cole Publishing Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Rosa Mia.
First Line: It was only a chance then came romance when I found you
Chorus: I heard you went with a beau to a fiesta and there you did with him the carioca
Music by: Landau, Irving.
Words by:
P/P/D: Brooklyn, NY : Irving Landau, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sadie.
First Line: To some folks a name is just a name, but the name Sadie sets my heart aflame
Chorus: I will always love you Sadie, makes no difference what they say
Music by: Makowsky, Johnny.
Words by: Makowsky, Johnny.
P/P/D: Syracuse, NY : Newart Song Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The same old you.
First Line: No more lonely days or nights of feeling blue, no more lonely hours of you
Chorus: The same old moon, the same old sky, the same old twinkle in your eye
Music by: Butcher, Dwight.
Words by: Butcher, Dwight.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Secretly I go on loving you.
First Line: I can never tell you I love you, I can never chase away your blues
Chorus: I have never had this feeling before, but I like it, for my heart is all aglow
Music by: Richard, Leo, and Hector Richard.
Words by: Davis, Gladys.
P/P/D: Miami, FL : McGinty Music Pub. Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Silly Bill.
First Line: I've come down from the mountain, and I want to hear the news
Chorus: Back home in West Virginia, I am known as Silly Bill
Music by: Smith, Cliff.
Words by: Smith, Cliff.
P/P/D: Chicago : Chart Music Publishing House Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Silver cobwebs.
First Line: Indiana and you, seem so far away tonight, but in my heart and mem'ry, is still burning bright
Chorus: Moonlight beams thru the sycamore tres, little silver cobwebs that haunt my reveries
Music by: Wallace, Roy, Russ Tingley, and Belle Schrag.
Words by: Wallace, Roy, Russ Tingley, and Belle Schrag.
P/P/D: Indianapolis, Ind : Hoosier Music Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Since Finnigin got thin agin! (He had his coat and pants taken in agin).
First Line: Finnigin told all his friends: "I'm sick of being fat!"
Chorus: Finnigin got thin agin! He had his coat and pants taken in agin!
Music by: Tucker, Johnny, Joe Schuster, and Manny (Smitty) Smith.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Smith & Schuster Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sitting by your picture.
First Line: I could go out ev'ry evening, dancing the night away
Chorus: I'm sitting by your picture and wishing you were here it seems like ages ago
Music by: Gilman, Sol, and Harry Rodriguez.
Words by: Gilman, Sol, and Harry Rodriguez.
P/P/D: New York : Gil-Rod Music Pub. Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sleepy boy.
First Line: While you're sleepin' the sandman's peepin' and finds you weepin' your love affair
Chorus: Sleepy boy, sleepy boy, wake up you sleepy boy
Music by: Canzano, Arturo.
Words by: Canzano, Arturo, and Clifford Ferre.
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sleepy river.
First Line: Many fond mem'ries that time can't erase, happily I reacall
Chorus: There's a sleepy river winding through a sleepy little town
Music by: Mel, Lew, Jim Boyd, and Emmet Henry.
Words by: Mel, Lew, Jim Boyd, and Emmet Henry.
P/P/D: New York : Joe McDaniel Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Snap your fingers.
First Line: People seem to think I'm playing hard to get. I must confess that what they say is true.
Chorus: All you gotta do is (snap) snap your finges, I'll be there
Music by: Spielman, Fred.
Words by: Goell, Kermit.
P/P/D: New York : Hudson Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Snowflakes.
First Line: Summer is over, tulips and clover vanish as cold winds blow
Chorus: Snow flakes are falling, my heart is calling for a love I once knew
Music by: Bruner, Clif, and Lou Wayne.
Words by: Bruner, Clif, and Lou Wayne.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: So nice.
First Line: So nice of you to remember, I tho't you'd soon forget
Chorus:
Music by: Prince, Hughie, Dick Rogers, and Arthur Jarwood.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Cambridge Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: So this is love (te digo adios).
First Line: I can't believe my eyes, can this be paradise?
Chorus: So this is love, this magic spell that makes a cloudy day seem bright
Music by: Coleman, Emil.
Words by: Stewart, Al, and Ramsay Ames.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Some day (I'll see your face).
First Line: Some day I'll see your face and hold your hand in mine my dear
Chorus:
Music by: Morris, Edward.
Words by: Noel, Josephine.
P/P/D: Flushing, New York : D. L. Schroeder, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Some day you wait and see [at head of title: (You'll miss me)].
First Line: So, ev'rything is said and done; you're bound you'll go your way.
Chorus: Some day, you'll miss me someday in more than one way
Music by: Howard, Richard.
Words by:
P/P/D: S. l. : David Gornston, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Some days you can't make a nickel.
First Line: Oh, I never will fer-git my Paw, down in Arkansaw
Chorus: Oh, the ways of this world is so fickle
Music by: Frost, Jack.
Words by: Frost, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: A song about dad.
First Line: Very few songs have been written about dear old dad
Chorus: A song about dad should make ev'ryone glad he's a pal you can't deny
Music by: Ray Hibbeler.
Words by: Jansen, Alfred J.
P/P/D: Toledo, Ohio : Alfred J. Jansen, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: A song to remember.
First Line: Yesterday I knew skies of deepest blue
Chorus: A song to remember, that is your smile
Music by: Cahn, Sammy, Morris W. Stoloff, and Saul Chaplin.
Words by:
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : Martin Music, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: South of the Rio.
First Line: In the land of enchantment and romance, one time I happened to stray
Chorus: It was south of the Rio I met her, over in old Mexico
Music by: Crane, Jimmie.
Words by: Stout, George.
P/P/D: New York : Edward Schuberth & Co. Inc, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Spread the news in heaven Ernie Pyle.
First Line: He was lying by the roadside, so many miles away
Chorus: Spread the news in heaven Ernie Pyle, that our boys are winning all the while
Music by: Sessoms, Shep, and Mel Butler.
Words by:
P/P/D: Indianapolis, Ind : Hoosier Music Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Stay young in your heart.
First Line: Want to get a heap o' livin' from this great life you've been given?
Chorus:
Music by: Van Overmeer, Jules, and Reg Baston.
Words by:
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sweet Mem'ries (Serenade of an old guitar).
First Line: In the night when stars begin to shine, I tenderly reach for an old guitar
Chorus: Sweet mem'ries of a happy starlit night; tender arms that held me so tight
Music by: Gallant, Michael.
Words by: Gallant, Michael.
P/P/D: Chicago : Gollatz Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Take care when you say "te quiero."
First Line: Our hearts beat fast for the moon is low tho' the spell is cast
Chorus: Take care when you say "te quier-o"
Music by: Prichard, Henry.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : London Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The tem-per-ray-chure is goin' up.
First Line: The tem-per-ray-chure is goin' up, the hue-mah-dye-tee is comin' down
Chorus:
Music by: Baker, Dick "Two-Ton," and Sharon Pease.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Then, now and forever.
First Line: Then, now and forever we've been sweethearts and sweethearts we'll always be
Chorus:
Music by: Norris, Rea.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Charles Gunther Publicity Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: There you are [at head of title: (Everywhere I look)].
First Line: Ev'rywhere I look, there you are.
Chorus:
Music by: Wilder, Alec.
Words by: Engvick, Bill.
P/P/D: New York : Regent Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: There's a tear in your eye.
First Line: There have been so many tears in your eyes, I know my dear
Chorus: There's a tear in your eye and I know the reason why
Music by: Shrum, Walt.
Words by: Hoag, Bob, and Chas. Washburn.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: There's music in the night.
First Line: When ev'ning comes it seems to me, the cares of day fade away
Chorus: There's music in the night, and romance in the air
Music by: Weiss, Mack, Irving Meyer, and Jos. Purnell.
Words by: Weiss, Mack, Irving Meyer, and Jos. Purnell.
P/P/D: New York : Alva Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: There's nothing like a minstrel show.
First Line: There's nothing like a minstrel show, you'll hear that old slide trombone play
Chorus:
Music by: Davis, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Joe.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis Music Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: They're goin' to be on the go in Tokyo.
First Line: The radio will carry the news with pride the press will have headlines high and wide
Chorus: They're goin' to be on the go in Tokyo when Mac Arthur lands the G I Joe
Music by: Hibbeler, Ray.
Words by: Canterbury, Ethyl.
P/P/D: Kansas City : Ethyl Canterbury, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: This lonely world.
First Line: This lonely world holds only sorrow this lonely world holds only tears
Chorus:
Music by: Dean, Eddie, and Porter Johns.
Words by: Dean, Eddie, and Porter Johns.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : American Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Those tears in your eyes (were little white lies).
First Line:
Chorus: Those tears in your eyes were little white lies
Music by: Prosen, Sid, Denver Darling, and Cliff Carlisle.
Words by: Prosen, Sid, Denver Darling, and Cliff Carlisle.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: To love you is life.
First Line: There is no escape from you, you've captured my heart
Chorus: To love you is life and there is no other life I desire
Music by: Kontanis, Jordan.
Words by: Kontanis, Jordan.
P/P/D: Boston : Jordan Kontanis, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Tomorrow never comes.
First Line: Oh, you tell me that you love me
Chorus: Tomorrow never comes no, tomorrow never comes
Music by: Tubb, Ernest, and Johnny Bond.
Words by: Tubb, Ernest, and Johnny Bond.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : American Music, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Too little, too late.
First Line: You offered me your love if I'd only wait, but honey, you gave me too little too late
Chorus:
Music by: Tuttle, Wesley.
Words by: Tuttle, Wesley.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : American Music,Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Too sweet to last [at head of title: (Like the music)].
First Line: When you were near by life was divine
Chorus: Once you filled my heart with songs divine
Music by: Schatenstein, Jack.
Words by: Tessmer, Eddie.
P/P/D: Brooklyn, New York : Ed Tessmer, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The trail that follows the stars.
First Line: The trail that follows the stars is the trail that's leading to home
Chorus:
Music by: D'Arcy, Don, Ken Hecht, and Sid Bass.
Words by: D'Arcy, Don, Ken Hecht, and Sid Bass.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Tru-Cu-Tu (the song with the echo).
First Line: Love in Havana, ah, love in Havana it got me!
Chorus: Tru-Cu-Tu, Tru-Cu-Tu, going round and round in a dither
Music by: Lecuona, Ernesto.
Words by: Lecuona, Ernesto, and Eugene Berton.
P/P/D: New York : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Two silhouettes.
First Line: The curtain of night is drawn back by ev'ry shimmering star
Chorus: Two silhouettes together in the afterglow, two silhouettes become as one
Music by: Wolcott, Charles.
Words by: Gilbert, Ray.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Underneath a willow tree.
First Line: Don't you remember a lovers' moon and a soft whisp'ring breeze
Chorus: Underneath a willow tree you promised to be mine
Music by: Hibbeler, Ray.
Words by: Bohnstengle, Orville.
P/P/D: Holland, Mich : Orville Bohnstengle, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Walkin' on a tightrope (headin' for a fall).
First Line: Love is strange, and that's a fact
Chorus: I'm walkin' on a tightrope, headin' for a fall
Music by: Stillman, Al.
Words by: Stillman, Al.
P/P/D: New York : Sam Fox Publishing Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: What has become of the old fashioned girl?
First Line: When grandmother was a little girl, she went to Sunday school.
Chorus: What has become of the dear old fashioned girl?
Music by: Lamkoff, Paul.
Words by: James, John E.
P/P/D: S. l. : John E. James, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: When your home to stay.
First Line: I keep thinking of the future when you'll be home to stay
Chorus: When you're home at last we'll forget the past
Music by: Schroeder, Lenna Lowe.
Words by: Sshroeder, Lenna Lowe.
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Who's gonna chop your kindlin' wood?
First Line: Don't want me around no more so your showing me the door
Chorus: Who's gonna cuddle up to you? Call you "Sugar Pie?"
Music by: Wayne, Lou, and Bob Shelton.
Words by: Wayne, Lou, and Bob Shelton.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Will ya be my darlin'.
First Line: You're the sweetest thing I've ever found
Chorus: Will ya be my darlin' my honey bun?
Music by: Owens, Mary Ann.
Words by:
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Yay-dit!
First Line: Weary waiting, weary waiting. No more weary waiting from now on
Chorus: Yazh do ooh dome, my papa's comin' home
Music by: Sarche, Ed., and Bill North.
Words by:
P/P/D: Chicago : Fox-Maya Music Co, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Yippe ki-ay, buy a bond today.
First Line: I'm gonna take the dough I make from breakin' a bronco and buy a bond, and buy a bond today
Chorus:
Music by: Spencer, Tim.
Words by: Spencer, Tim.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You came my way.
First Line: You came walking down the avenue, your smile gave me a thrill
Chorus: You came my way, and I fell in love with you
Music by: Dare, Louise.
Words by: Dare, Louise.
P/P/D: New York : Pan-O-Ram Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You (vous cheri).
First Line: When you walked in my heart, it just stood still
Chorus: With you, with no one but you, I'd be in heaven, a heaven for two
Music by: Meyer, Charles A., Major.
Words by: Meyer, Charles A., Major.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Your father's mustache (the mustache song).
First Line: I was speaking to a friend of mine, who just came home to stay
Chorus: When I hear a bugle blow, do I gotta get up and go?
Music by: Stock, Larrry, James Cavanaugh, and Ira Schuster.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Paull-Pioneer Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You're gonna hate yourself in the mornin' if you're mean to me tonight.
First Line: Tonight we're here and there's a moon above and I could use a kiss
Chorus: You're gonna hate yourself in the mornin', if you're mean to me tonight
Music by: Gallop, Sam, Larry Stock, and Ira Schuster.
Words by: Gallop, Sam, Larry Stock, and Ira Schuster.
P/P/D: New York : Paull-Pioneer Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You're my fav'rite memory.
First Line:
Chorus: You're my fav'rite memory. Twilight always sets you free
Music by: Wilson, Teddy.
Words by: Johnston, Pat.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You're the heart of love's serenade.
First Line: Others may write sonnets about you and say pretty things about you too, that's true
Chorus: You're the heart of love's serenade, the melody of ev'ry beautiful song
Music by: Tingley, Russ, Roy Wallace, and Pearl Clark.
Words by: Tingley, Russ, Roy Wallace, and Pearl Clark.
P/P/D: Indianapolis : Hoosier Music Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You're too pretty to be lonesome.
First Line: I think of you each day, and just can't help but say
Chorus: You're too pretty to be lonesome, you're to pretty to be blue
Music by: Dean, Eddie, Louis Herscher, and Lew Porter.
Words by: Dean, Eddie, Louis Herscher, and Lew Porter.
P/P/D: New York : Chas. K. Harris Music Publishing Co. Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You're wonderful.
First Line: I was so disappointed when I tried to find someone to fill my dreams
Chorus: All of my life, I've tried to find someone like you, so wonderful
Music by: Green, Joyce E.
Words by: Green, Joyce E.
P/P/D: Egg Harbor, NJ : Joyce E. Green, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The "pick" song.
First Line: You can pick on my uncle and my granny, you can pick on my brother and pa
Chorus:
Music by: Davis, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Joe.
P/P/D: New York : Beacon Music Co., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

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Title: Another night like this (en una noche asi).
First Line:
Chorus: Another night like this, is what I'm wishing for
Music by: Lecuona, Ernesto.
Words by: Lecuona, Ernesto.
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Beautiful carnation.
First Line: A lei of carnation, a token of my love for you, dear
Chorus: Beautiful carnation, nature's own creation
Music by: Kaai, Bernie K.
Words by: Kuaana, Danny K.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The bouncing ball polka.
First Line: Hop, hop, hop, just like a bouncing ball
Chorus: See the way they do it! The bouncing ball polka; There is nothing to it
Music by: Romero, Garet.
Words by: Romero, Garet.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Bow down brother.
First Line: Don't you know my dear brother that the Lord is watching you
Chorus: So you'd better bow down and bow down low and sing his praise wherever you go
Music by: Autry, Gene, and Tex Owens.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Golden West Melodies Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Bow-legged cowboy (you gotta straighten out for me).
First Line: I overheard a cowboy sweetheart tellin' her beau
Chorus: Oh, bow, bowlegged cowboy, you gotta straighten out for me
Music by: Tobias, Harry, and Johnny Marvin.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: But that's a man for you.
First Line: They say that women are hard to understand and I suppose it's true
Chorus: Oh, he'll tell you the sweetest things while he turns on a charm or two
Music by: Calder, George.
Words by: Martin, Evelyn.
P/P/D: New York : Romaunt Music Publications, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Chant of the tamale vendor (el pregon del tamalero).
First Line: Hot tamales, hot tamales, buy them while they're hot, buy them while they're hot
Chorus:
Music by: Gallant, Michael.
Words by: Garcia, Lucio, and Michael Gallant.
P/P/D: Chicago : Gollatz Music Publishers, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Choo! Choo! Coch-a-cool-ah.
First Line: In monkey land, folks understand some words and ways of man
Chorus: Choo! Choo! Coch-a-cool-ah! Means: dear, I love you-la!
Music by: Shay, Virginius.
Words by: Shay, Virginius.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Pub. Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Christmas came early this year.
First Line: I would have called it impossible; said that it just couldn't be
Chorus: Christmas came early this year it wasn't December, but Christmas was here!
Music by: Sparts, Merrill.
Words by:
P/P/D: Hollywood : Flamingo Music, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Cincinnati Lou.
First Line: I've got a gal called Cincinnati Lou I don't know nothin' she won't do
Chorus:
Music by: Travis, Merle, and Shug Fisher.
Words by: Travis, Merle, and Shug Fisher.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The coffee song they've got an awful lot of coffee in Brazil.
First Line: Way down among Brazilians coffee beans grow by the billions
Chorus:
Music by: Hilliard, Bob, and Dick Miles.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Valiant Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Confused.
First Line: Sweetheart, can this be an illusion? I can't believe it's really you
Chorus: I'm so confused, you are acting so coldly
Music by: Swanson, A. E., D. K. Harrison, and Joe Davis.
Words by: Swanson, A. E., D. K. Harrison, and Joe Davis.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Cuttin' capers on the campus.
First Line: Something hit the dear old college, discipline has gone
Chorus: Cuttin' capers on the campus, it's a college holiday
Music by: Oppenheim, Dave, and Roy Ingraham.
Words by: Oppenheim, Dave, and Roy Ingraham.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Divorce me C. O. D.
First Line: Just bought me a great long ticket, gonna use it at four p.m.
Chorus:
Music by: Travis, Merle, and Cliffie Stone.
Words by: Travis, Merle, and Cliffie Stone.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Do anything but cry, sweetheart.
First Line: You know, sweetheart, how you get me, whenever tears are in your eyes
Chorus: Do anything but cry, sweetheart, I hate to hurt you, my sweetheart
Music by: Davis, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Joe.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Do I love you?
First Line: I've never in my life kept a secret, concealing one is no easy task
Chorus: Do I love you? Do I love you? Oh, my darling can't you see?
Music by: Black, Esther, and Eve Whitney.
Words by: Black, Esther, and Eve Whitney.
P/P/D: New York : Melody Lane Publications Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The doodle song.
First Line: I found out a way to set your mind at ease
Chorus: When there's somethin' on your noodle, on your noodle, on your noodle, doodle, doodle, doodle, all day
Music by: Miller, Helen, Fay Whitman, and George Goodwin.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Dora, the clam digger's daughter.
First Line: This is a story of love on the shores of New England
Chorus: Dora, the clam diggers's daughter trim as any sloop on the water
Music by: Munro, Axel, and Dick Cunliffe.
Words by: Munro, Axel, and Dick Cunliffe.
P/P/D: New York : Lou Citro Publications, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Easter song.
First Line: When happiness with easter cheer then blues of your's and mine disappear
Chorus: With accent on youth coming in the spring, what thrills of love and romance it will bring
Music by: Budson, Francis.
Words by: Budson, Francis.
P/P/D: New York : Joe McDaniel Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Far-away island.
First Line: Sweetheart, though you may not know it, my thoughts travel oceans away
Chorus: There's a far away island, on a far away shore
Music by: Davis, Benny, and Ted Shapiro.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : J. J. Robbins & Sons Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Foolin'.
First Line: How many times have I told you? Someday you'll be blue
Chorus: Foolin' you're always foolin' ev'rything is just a game
Music by: Farrow, Charles, and Norman Anthony.
Words by:
P/P/D: Boston : Back Bay Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: For sentimental reasons [at head of title: (I love you)].
First Line: I love you for sentimental reasons, I hope you do believe me
Chorus:
Music by: Best, William.
Words by: Watson, Deek.
P/P/D: New York : Duchess Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Forever in my heart.
First Line: We know that life is very short, and time goes by so fast
Chorus: You are in my dreams, forever in my heart
Music by: Raymor, Neva, and Charles McCollister.
Words by: Raymor, Neva, and Charles McCollister.
P/P/D: Chicago and Wichitha : Raymond-McCollister Music Publishers, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Garden in the sky.
First Line: Jesus needed one more rosebud in his garden of love
Chorus: There's a garden in the sky for little children such as I
Music by: Lou, Louisana.
Words by:
P/P/D: Kansas City : Midland Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Go sleepy sleep (sleep, baby Jay).
First Line: Darkness is descending another day is done
Chorus: Go sleepy sleep, little sleepy head. Mister sandman is on his way, sleep baby Jay
Music by: D'Artega, Eddie White, and Murray Gans.
Words by: D'Artega, Eddie White, and Murray Gans.
P/P/D: New York : G I Music, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Gooseberries ain't got legs.
First Line: For fifty years I've looked for gold and never got a break
Chorus: Gooseberries ain't got legs, gooseberries ain't got legs
Music by: Trace, Al, Jane Alexander, and Perry Alexander.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Dubonnet Music Publishing, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Happy, happy wedding (the wedding polka).
First Line:
Chorus: Happy, happy, happy, happy, happy, happy, happy, happy, happy, happy, happy, wedding day
Music by: Willson, Meredith.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hated to wake up this morning.
First Line: Went to beddie thinking of you, never thought I'd really dream it's true
Chorus: Hated to wake up this morning, just because I dreamed of you last night
Music by: Greene, Jade.
Words by: Greene, Jade.
P/P/D: New York : Art Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Her bathing suit never got wet.
First Line: By the waters of the Caribbean, lives a lovely little Latin Queen
Chorus: But her bathing suit never got wet
Music by: Simon, Nat.
Words by: Tobias, Charlie.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hey now! Hey now!
First Line: I was walking down the street acting rich and bold
Chorus: Hey now! Hey now! I said, hey now! Hey now! Hey now!
Music by: Calloway, Cab, and Elton Hill.
Words by: Calloway, Cab, and Elton Hill.
P/P/D: New York : Crescendo Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hey, Mr. Postman.
First Line: Hey, Mister Postman anything for me today
Chorus:
Music by: Weston, Paul.
Words by: Raye, Don.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hey! Ba-ba-re-bop.
First Line: Hey! Ba-ba-re-bop, Hey! Ba-ba-re-bop, Hey! Ba-ba-re-bop
Chorus:
Music by: Hampton, Lionel, and Curley Hamner.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The horses won't co-operate.
First Line: It's really got me goin', it's gettin' in my hair
Chorus: The horses won't co-operate, for me they always come in late
Music by: Randolph, Al.
Words by: Randolph, Al.
P/P/D: New York : Al Randolph Publications, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: How can I tell you?
First Line: It's heaven to feel the touch of your hand, to see you smiling and know you understand
Chorus: How can I tell you, what I feel in my heart?
Music by: Lucas, Gene.
Words by: Stewart, Al.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I don't know why (I just do).
First Line: All day long you're asking me what I see in you
Chorus: I don't know why I love you like I do, I don't know why, I just do
Music by: Ahlert, Fred E.
Words by: Turk, Roy.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I don't want your love.
First Line: I don't want your love if you don't belong to me
Chorus:
Music by: Rochinski, Stan, Bob Roberts, and Junior Spangler.
Words by: Rochinski, Stan, Bob Roberts, and Junior Spangler.
P/P/D: Washington, D. C. : Executive Music Publishing Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I got a gal named Nettie.
First Line: J. P. Morgan's got the dollars, Minnesota's got the scholars
Chorus:
Music by: Calloway, Cab, and Elton Hill.
Words by: Calloway, Cab, and Elton Hill.
P/P/D: New York : Crescendo Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I love you, that is.
First Line: I have a habit of repeating and repeating how I care for you, you that is
Chorus: Sometimes I love you, love you, love you, that is
Music by: Bergman, Dewey, Jack Segal, and Patrick Lewis.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I stood alone upon a hilltop.
First Line: Darling, while you're away, my heart cries out to say, there's a gulf between us
Chorus: I stood alone upon a hilltop, gazing far over the sea
Music by: Allen, Nettie.
Words by: Allen, Nettie.
P/P/D: New York : Northern Bell Music Pub. Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I wonder [at head of title: (Could you miss me)].
First Line: The love we have and hold, sweetheart, is like a gem so rare
Chorus: If it ever should be that we had to part, could you miss me; I wonder
Music by: Fina, Don.
Words by: Fina, Don.
P/P/D: Kenosha, WI : Key City Music Publishing Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'd love to be encircled (in your arms).
First Line: The wind is whistling all around. On a cold winter night
Chorus: I'd love to be encircled in your arms. Look into your eyes, and oh, oh
Music by: Carleton, Bob.
Words by: McCrocklin, Bertha M.
P/P/D: S.l. : Bertha M. McCrocklin, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: If I'm in the way.
First Line: You're acting very strange, I even see a tear
Chorus: If I'm in the way of your happiness, I'm so sorry, dear
Music by: David, Lee, and Dick Sanford.
Words by: David, Lee, and Dick Sanford.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'll close my eyes.
First Line: Heaven sends a song thru its doors, just as if it seems to know, I'm exclusively yours
Chorus: I'll close my eyes to ev'ryone but you, and when I do, I'll see you standing there
Music by: Reid, Billy.
Words by: Kaye, Buddy.
P/P/D: New York : Peter Maurice Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'll know it's love (un amor vendra).
First Line: Love will find a way to my heart some day
Chorus:
Music by: Lecuona, Ernesto.
Words by: Lecuona, Ernesto, and Harry Ruby.
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'll never love again la Borrachita.
First Line: I'll never love again if you forget me my heart won't let me love someone new
Chorus:
Music by: Esperon, Ignacio Fernadez (Tata Nacho).
Words by: Stewart, Al.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Illusion (un sueuo).
First Line: Illusion is the sister of dreams and the kiss I have taken how delightful it seems
Chorus:
Music by: Cugat, Xavier.
Words by: Russell, Bob, and S. T. Gallagher.
P/P/D: New York : Pemora Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm a little bit crazy.
First Line: My friends all say I'm acting queer, espec'lly so when you are near
Chorus: I'm a little bit crazy, crazy over you. Just a little bit crazy about the things you do
Music by: Forbes, Phil.
Words by: Manning, Vi.
P/P/D: New York : Northeastern Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm happy when I'm with you.
First Line: I think of you always when I'm away from you no matter where you are I hold you in my heart
Chorus: I'm happy when I'm with you
Music by: Hibbeler, Ray.
Words by: Burgess, Eva.
P/P/D: Thompsonville, CT : Eva Burgess, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm headin' home.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm headin' home I'm hittin' the tracks I'm leavin' soon my bags are all packed
Music by: Garman, Glen D.
Words by: Garman, Glen D.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Publishing Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm lonesome for you.
First Line: It's not that I feel sentimental or trying to be just a bore
Chorus: If I don't find the moon romantic and tears just begin to fall
Music by: Bandini, Al, and Syd Wyner.
Words by: Sackler, Rose.
P/P/D: New York : Standard Music Publishers Ltd., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm makin' my way back to Macon, Georgia.
First Line: I am awfully sad, I'm really getting it bad
Chorus: Wipe away those cobwebs from my eyes, I'm missing the most colorful prize
Music by: Corbo, Don.
Words by: Corbo, Don.
P/P/D: New York : Ocean-Spray Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm still in love with you.
First Line: I can't believe you'd say good-bye, after the things we planned
Chorus: Altho' you found somebody else, you'll always live within my memory
Music by: Salmieri, Pat.
Words by: Salmieri, Pat.
P/P/D: Philadelphia : Pat Salmieri, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm your one and only.
First Line: You've been half-hearted in our romance, you never even tried
Chorus: I'm your one and only, but only when I am the only one around
Music by: Victor, Floyd, and R. N. Herman.
Words by: Victor, Floyd, and R. N. Herman.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Instantly.
First Line: Darling, I was wise the very second, that romance beckoned, somehow I knew
Chorus: Instantly, you made the shadows go, instantly, the world was all aglow
Music by: Davis, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Joe.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: It's a pity to say goodnight.
First Line: What a shame the night is ending, cross my heart I'm not pretending
Chorus: It's a pity to say goodnight, because I never saw stars so bright
Music by: Reid, Billy.
Words by: Reid, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Peter Maurice Music Co. Ltd., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: It's gotta come out.
First Line: If I should suppress this feeling then I alone am to blame
Chorus: It's gotta come out, all that's in my heart
Music by: Alexander, Perry, and Eleanor Villa.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Dubonnet Music Publishing, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: It's not I'm such a wolf it's just you're such a lamb.
First Line: Oh, I gotta watch out, so you'll never know how much I love you
Chorus:
Music by: Darwin, Lanier.
Words by: Maddern, Merle, and Lanier Darwin.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Just cancel my dream.
First Line: You have no regrets, so you say, you've had your fling why must I pay
Chorus: Just cancel my dream I can't afford to go overboard
Music by: Genger, Roger, Ed Berry, and Ray De Vallee.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Brightlights Music Pub. Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Kentucky waltz.
First Line: I can hear that haunting waltz of Kentucky, I fell in love the night I heard that tune
Chorus:
Music by: Monroe, Bill.
Words by: Monroe, Bill.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Laughing on the outside (crying on the inside).
First Line: We agreed to call it a day. We agreed it was best to forget.
Chorus: The crowd sees me out dancing, carefree and romancing, happy with someone new
Music by: Wayne, Bernie.
Words by: Raleigh, Ben.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Let me straddle a saddle all day.
First Line: When the road has no turn and surroundings are strange
Chorus: Let me straddle a saddle along the Rio Grande, on a rancho down Mexico way
Music by: Hall, Wendell.
Words by: Hall, Wendell.
P/P/D: Chicago : Wendell Hall Music Maker Productions, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: A little consideration.
First Line: What do I need to really make me happy, to make my lonely life a song?
Chorus: A little consideration is all I ask, a little consideration from you
Music by: Skylar, Sunny.
Words by: Skylar, Sunny.
P/P/D: New York : Bourne, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Mashuga (means crazy).
First Line: Mere mortal phases can never define this heavenly thrill that I feel
Chorus: Mashuga! Mashuga! Mashuga! Mashuga means "cra-a-a-zy!"
Music by: Drake, Ervin, Jimmy Shirl, and Henry Katzman.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Muchas Gracias.
First Line: I'm no fortune teller but know when a fella's in love
Chorus: Ah, muchas gracias, my dear, for the dances and glances you gave me last night
Music by: Erwin, Vic, and Rose Davies.
Words by: Rodriguez, Estelita, Vic Erwin, and Rose Davies.
P/P/D: New York : Melody Lane Publications Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: My confession.
First Line: So this is my confession, sure as stars are above you
Chorus:
Music by: Yamin, Jaime.
Words by: Davis, Joe, and Jaime Yamin.
P/P/D: New York : Caribbean Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: My cutie pie.
First Line: Now here's a little ditty about someone cute and witty
Chorus: My cutie pie she's the apple of my eye
Music by: King, Drewey, and C. H. Trams.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Pan-O-Ram Music Publishers, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Nancy Clancy.
First Line: Once there were two cute colleens, best of friends and in their teens
Chorus: Nancy Clancy, Irish rose, big blue eyes and a turned up nose
Music by: Jacobsen, Sascha.
Words by: Drake, Ervin.
P/P/D: New York : Emnery Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The necessary evil blues.
First Line: A womans's nothin' to man but trouble, a woman's nothin' but mis'ry he can't ever lose
Chorus:
Music by: Spielman, Fred.
Words by: Goell, Kermit.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: A nickel for a memory.
First Line: I sit alone at a table for two, the music playing; but where are you
Chorus: A nickel for a memory, the record starts to play
Music by: Alexander, Perry, Bob Hilliard, and Ann Beardsley.
Words by:
P/P/D: New Yorkk : Dubonnet Music Pub, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: No te quiero (I don't wantcha, wantcha anymore).
First Line: I don't want-cha, want-cha anymore, so please keep goin' since you know the score
Chorus:
Music by: Casas, Escobar G.
Words by: Casas, Escobar G., and Joe Davis.
P/P/D: New York : Caribbean Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Oh no-not much.
First Line: I don't wanna kiss you, never seem to miss you, oh no, not much
Chorus:
Music by: Lucas, Gene.
Words by: Stewart, Al.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: On the banks of Kilarney.
First Line: There's a pretty little spot in a land that's full of charm
Chorus: It was there on the banks of Kilarney, where the shamrock and violets grew
Music by: Baldwin, Rollins C.
Words by: Baldwin, Rollins C.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Rollins C. Baldwin, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Ooh-ga wah-ga wah! Wah!
First Line: Out in Oklahoma there's an Indian band
Chorus: Ooh-ga wah-ga wah! Wah! (Wah! Wah!) me no beat 'em tom-tom at a pow wow
Music by: Donez, Ian, Eli Dawson, and Herbert Gray.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Dawson Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Out California way.
First Line: Made up my mind to go where I'm always goin' to stay
Chorus:
Music by: Meakin, Jack.
Words by: Carling, Foster.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Composers Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Passe.
First Line: When we parted we said "we've had enough"
Chorus: Can our love be passe when you seem kind of lost without me
Music by: De Lange, Eddie, Carl Sigman, and Joseph Meyer.
Words by: Sablon, Jean, and Jean Geiringer.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Peggy Ann.
First Line: Dear heart, I'll say, on some sunny day, "Won't you please give me the go ahead sign?"
Chorus: Down the lane came dear Peggy Ann, golden hair like the desert sand
Music by: Greason, James D.
Words by: Greason, James D.
P/P/D: Atwood, KS : James D. Greason, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Please don't sing aloha oe to me.
First Line: One night in a hula cafe he sat alone at a table for two
Chorus: Say please don't sing a "aloha oe" to me (Kuwahine)
Music by: George, Don R.
Words by: Page, Paul.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Please make up your mind.
First Line: You keep me in suspense, dear, you know that I love you
Chorus: Please make up your mind, won't you say that you love me
Music by: Mull, Leonard.
Words by: Mull Leonard.
P/P/D: Magnolia, NJ : Leonard Mull, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: A rainy night in Rio.
First Line: People in Brazil are happy in the moonglow those who want a thrill fulfill their fondest dreams
Chorus: What do they do on a rainy night in Rio? What do they do when there is no starry sky?
Music by: Schwartz, Arthur.
Words by: Robin, Leo.
P/P/D: S.l. : M. Witmark & Sons, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Rumors are flying.
First Line: I don't often attract attention, I'm not the kind who achieves renown
Chorus: Rumors are flying that you've got me sighing
Music by: Benjamin, Bennie, and George Weiss.
Words by: Benjamin, Bennie, and George Weiss.
P/P/D: New York : Oxford Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sailors sure do love smooth.
First Line: Sailors may be shy and some may be quite sly
Chorus: Baby how about a kiss something you'll never miss
Music by: Tobin, Lew.
Words by: Patterson, F. L.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Publishing Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sentimental Moon.
First Line:
Chorus: Sentimental moon, don't be a sentimental moon
Music by: Harrison, Tommy, and Bobby Worth.
Words by: Worth, Bobby.
P/P/D: New York : Chas. K. Harris Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Shhhhh! Don't wake the baby.
First Line:
Chorus: Shhhhh! Don't wake the baby, shhhhh! 'cause the baby's asleep
Music by: Brandwynne, Nat.
Words by: Rose, Irvin.
P/P/D: New York : Chelsea Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Sunshine and shadows.
First Line: There are days so dark and dreary, when the skies are cold and grey
Chorus: When the flowers all are drooping, and the birds have hushed their song
Music by: Baldwin, Rollins C.
Words by: Baldwin, Rollins C.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Rollins C. Baldwin, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: That's my home.
First Line: Got the starry sky for a roof over my head, that's my home
Chorus:
Music by: Robin, Sid.
Words by: Robin, Sid.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: There's a little bit of everything in Texas.
First Line: There's a little bit of eveything in Texas just look around and you will see
Chorus:
Music by: Tubb, Ernest.
Words by: Tubb, Ernest.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: There's happiness again on the range.
First Line: With cowboys now returning, guitars are back in tune, there's happiness again on the range
Chorus:
Music by: Vincent, Nat, and Gene Autry.
Words by: Vincent, Nat, and Gene Autry.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Pub. Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: This time it's love.
First Line: I never knew what love meant, until I kissed you that day
Chorus: This time it's love, my heart has told me so
Music by: Kirby, Estelle.
Words by: Kirby, Estelle.
P/P/D: New York : Pan-O-Ram Music Publishers, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The tie that binds.
First Line: Dearest I am broken hearted ever since you went away
Chorus: The tie that binds is broken the vows that once were spoken will linger my in my memory
Music by: Ellsworth, Lee.
Words by: Ellsworth, Lee.
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: The toorie on his bonnet.
First Line: Mac Tavish was Pipe Major in the Higland Scot's Brigade
Chorus: 'Twas the toorie on his bonnet, the red toorie on it, his red tourie-oor-ie-oor-ie-ay
Music by: Brown, George, and Noel Gay.
Words by: Brown, George, and Noel Gay.
P/P/D: London : Clover Music Co. Ltd., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Twenty-two steps (from the corner).
First Line: Some keep thinkin' of the Wabash; some keep longin' for the sea
Chorus: Twenty-two steps from the corner, twenty-two steps up the street
Music by: Warren, Blackie, and Joe Ricardel.
Words by:
P/P/D: S.l. : Edward B. Marks Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Wanda Lou.
First Line: I'm coming home and I've got plans for me and you
Chorus: Memories of you my sweet Wanda Lou
Music by: Graveline, Anna.
Words by: Graveline, Anna.
P/P/D: Detroit : Shelby Music Publishing Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Waters of Venice floating down the sleepy lagoon.
First Line: Tonight we wander down the sleepy blue lagoon
Chorus: Floating gently down the sleepy lagoon to you sweetheart I am singing this serenade
Music by: Von Tilzer, Albert.
Words by: Fleeson, Neville.
P/P/D: S.l. : Elizabeth Fleeson, Marian Vail, Thomas P. & Calvin W. Fleeson, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: We're never too old to love.
First Line: Love never loses its luster or worth, it makes our living sublime
Chorus: We're never too old to love, while there is a moon above
Music by: Davis, Joe.
Words by: Davis, Joe.
P/P/D: New York : Joe Davis Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: What do I have to do?
First Line: You would be so kind if you'd help me find the answer to the question
Chorus: Oh, what do I have to do to make you love me, what do I have to do sweetheart
Music by: Jacobs, Al, Larry Stock, and Ira Schuster.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Paull-Pioneer Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: What word is sweeter than sweetheart.
First Line: Altho I've read most every book and searched thru all my mind
Chorus: What word is sweeter than sweetheart?
Music by: Erickson, Jack.
Words by: Taylor, Larry.
P/P/D: New York : Duchess Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Whatta ya gonna do!
First Line: Are these my walking papers that you hand me?
Chorus: Whatta ya gonna do if you should need me and I can't be found?
Music by: Skylar, Sunny, and Patrick Lewis.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: What's your favorite dream?
First Line:
Chorus: What's your favorite dream? A cruise down to Rio?
Music by: Agay, Denes.
Words by: Jordan, Lee.
P/P/D: New York : Bregman, Vocco and Conn Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: When someone like me finds a dream like you.
First Line: I knew that you would be just waiting somewhere for me
Chorus: When someone like me finds a dream like you there are many things that I must do
Music by: Walsh, Ann.
Words by: Walsh, Ann.
P/P/D: New York : Northeastern Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: When the music stops everybody kiss your sweetheart.
First Line: Stop, look, and listen this goes for ev'ryone
Chorus: If you're list'ning to a love song dancing with the one you love when the music stops
Music by: Franklin, Dave, and Irving Taylor.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: When you make love to me don't make believe.
First Line: You're near to me, and yet you can be incredibly far away
Chorus: When you make love to me, don't make believe
Music by: Hoyl, Jim, and Marjorie Goetschius.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Emery Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Where's my heart?
First Line: Where's my heart? Somehow I lost it where's my heart?
Chorus:
Music by: Spielman, Fred.
Words by: Goell, Kermit.
P/P/D: New York : Hudson Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Which way'd they go? (they went that-a-way).
First Line: Saturday matinee, there's a cowboy picture on today
Chorus: They went that-a-way (which way 'd they go?) they went that-a-way
Music by: Allen, Ray, and Perry Botkin.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Who dunit to who.
First Line: Once there were twin brothers by the name of "Who"
Chorus:
Music by: Daxe, Elliot, Al Haas, and Mike Durso.
Words by: Daxe, Elliot, Al Haas, and Mike Durso.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Why does it have to rain on Sunday.
First Line: I love the flowers and flowers love the showers and fields of grain need rain
Chorus: Why does it have to rain on Sunday, the one day the sun oughta shine?
Music by: Ott, Vi, and Bob Merrill.
Words by: Ott, Vi, and Bob Merrill.
P/P/D: New York : Duchess Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: With you in my arms.
First Line: I always hoped that someday I'd find someone like you
Chorus: Arms dancing in the starlight loving it all here in our small corner of heaven
Music by: Alexander, Dan.
Words by: Dunham, B. A.
P/P/D: Los Angeles : Crystal Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Won't you let me take you home after this.
First Line: I caught that fancy look, it may mean something too good
Chorus: Won't you let me take you home after this, you may be afraid to go all alone
Music by: Dussaye, Warren.
Words by: Dussaye, Warren.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Wouldn't you like to know.
First Line: If, as you say, you can read me like a book
Chorus: Wouldn't you like to know just what I'm thinking about?
Music by: Gans, Murray.
Words by: Waters, Mel.
P/P/D: New York : Noteworthy Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Wyoming [at head of title: (Oh why, oh why, did I ever leave)].
First Line: Oh! give me back my prairie with the cattle and wild game
Chorus: Why, oh why, did I ever leave Wyoming?
Music by: Amsterdam, Morey.
Words by: Amsterdam, Morey.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You gotta do whatcha gotta do.
First Line: Heard a man say: "Listen son, it's just gotta be done"
Chorus: You gotta do whatcha gotta do, gotta do whatcha gotta do
Music by: Roberts, Allan, and Doris Fisher.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Sun Music Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You were only teasing me.
First Line: Once I held you in my arms and you thrilled me with your charms
Chorus:
Music by: Tubb, Ernest, and T. Texas Tyler.
Words by: Tubb, Ernest, and T. Texas Tyler.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You were somebody elses sweetheart.
First Line: You were somebody elses sweetheart but now you belong to me
Chorus:
Music by: Spina, Harold.
Words by: Spina, Harold.
P/P/D: Hollywood : Spina-Green Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You!
First Line: You are the one we are praying for you are the one we miss
Chorus: You're in our hearts while we're lonely. You.
Music by: Gaal, Chas. J.
Words by: Lentz, Orville.
P/P/D: New York : Chas. J. Gaal, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: You're grand.
First Line: My romances, were like taxi dances, I didn't seem to have a care
Chorus: You're diff'rent, diff'rent from anyone I've ever met
Music by: Gates, George M.
Words by: Gates, George M.
P/P/D: New York : George M. Gates Music Publications, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

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Title: Dark as a dungeon.
First Line: Come listen, you fellers, so young and so fine
Chorus: It's dark as a dungeon and damp as the dew
Music by: Travis, Merle.
Words by: Travis, Merle.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Every minute of the evening.
First Line: I know you won't believe me, when you hear what I have to say
Chorus: Ev'ry minute of the evening, my poor heart keeps on beating for you
Music by: Lombardo, Mario.
Words by: Lombardo, Mario.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Publishing Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Happy birthday greetings, sweetheart.
First Line:
Chorus: Happy birthday greetings sweetheart, many years of happiness
Music by: Bovee, Stella.
Words by: Bovee, Stella.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Publishing Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: He answereth prayer (one hour of hope).
First Line: Give me an hour of happiness, and I shall not complain
Chorus: He answereth pray'r he answereth me
Music by: Betz, Mabel Hobson.
Words by: Betz, Mabel Hobson.
P/P/D: Sacramento : LeBam Music Publications & Enterprises, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Headin' West.
First Line:
Chorus: There's a home on the prairie that I'm gonna see once more
Music by: Roth, Howard H.
Words by: Roth, Howard H.
P/P/D: Clearwater, FL : Howard H. Roth & Co., Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Hey! Mama (he's trying to kiss me).
First Line: Sister Sue is silly 'bout a goofy boy named Andy
Chorus: He's actin' sly and tho' I am much older hey! mama hes tryin' to kiss me
Music by: Reichman, Joe, Nat Streeter, and Kay Coblin.
Words by: Reichman, Joe, Nat Streeter, and Kay Coblin.
P/P/D: New York : Royal Music Corp., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I love somebody who doesn't love me.
First Line: I have a story to tell which is experienced by gals and guys
Chorus: I love somebody who doesn't love me, what should I do to cure my blues?
Music by: Sommers, Henry J.
Words by:
P/P/D: Whashington, D.C. : Henry J. Sommers, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'll hold you in my heart (till I can hold you in my arms).
First Line: Another lonely day passes, and you're still far away
Chorus:
Music by: Arnold, Eddy, Hal Horton, and Tommy Dilbeck.
Words by: Arnold, Eddy, Hal Horton, and Tommy Dilbeck.
P/P/D: Chicago : Adams, Vee & Abbott, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: I'm so right tonight [at head of title: (I've been so wrong, for so long, but)].
First Line: I thought lovin' was never for me, but since I met you, it's easy to see
Chorus:
Music by: Shand, Terry.
Words by: Dunham.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Jackpot.
First Line: Most of us have dreams of fame we all hope to get rich
Chorus: You hit the jackpot you win the game
Music by: Wells, H. R.
Words by: Wells, H. R.
P/P/D: S.l. : Master Music Press Publications, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: John Henry.
First Line: When John Henry was a little bitty boy sittin' on his mammy's knee
Chorus:
Music by: Travis, Merle.
Words by: Travis, Merle.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Lovely.
First Line: Lovely is a personal expression descriptive of the one that I adore
Chorus: I call you lovely dear because it's just the word for you
Music by: Crawford, A. W.
Words by: Crawford, A. W.
P/P/D: Chicago : Puritan Publishing Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Mahzel (means good luck).
First Line: There's a certain little word can mean a lot to you
Chorus: You've gotta have a little Mahzel 'cause Mahzel means "good luck"
Music by: Wayne, Artie, and Jack Beekman.
Words by: Wayne, Artie, and Jack Beekman.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Moonlight millionaire.
First Line: I don't have a lot of money, what's the difference, I don't care
Chorus:
Music by: Davis, Jimmie, and Charles Noonan.
Words by: Davis, Jimmie, and Charles Noonan.
P/P/D: New York : Jimmie Davis Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Nine pound hammer.
First Line: This nine pound hammer is a little too heavy
Chorus: Roll on buddy don't you roll so slow
Music by: Travis, Merle.
Words by: Travis, Merle.
P/P/D: Hollywood : American Music Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Tall corn country.
First Line: Pappy get your fiddle and your corn cob pipe
Chorus: I come from the land of corn'cus that's the place where I was born
Music by: Johnson, Arlo.
Words by: Johnson, Arlo.
P/P/D: Forest City, Iowa : Timberland Publishing Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Then I turned and walked slowly away.
First Line: I saw you last night again, darling, and you still seem as lovely to me
Chorus:
Music by: Fortner, Red, and Eddy Arnold.
Words by: Fortner, Red, and Eddy Arnold.
P/P/D: Chicago : Adams, Vee & Abbot Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: These will be the best years of our lives.
First Line: Tho the future looks somewhat uncertain, don't even let it concern you
Chorus: These will be the best years of our lives, darling just look around and count our blessings now
Music by: Hilliard, Bob, and Dave Mann.
Words by: Hillard, Bob, and Dave Mann.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Tomorrow.
First Line: Tomorrow my skies will all be blue. Tomorrow my dreams will all come true
Chorus:
Music by: Tallman, Sam.
Words by: Tallman, Sam.
P/P/D: Chicago : Sam Tallman, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Waukegan cowboy.
First Line: I'm rough and tough and hard to bluff my trigger finger's jerky
Chorus: I'm the Waukegan cowboy take it from me, you can see I'm at home on the lone prairie
Music by: Roth, Howard H.
Words by: Roth, Howard H.
P/P/D: Clearwater, FL : Howard H. Roth & Co. Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: What ev'ry woman knows.
First Line:
Chorus: When his rovin' eyes will stray to some other gal some day
Music by: Osser, Edna, and Glenn Osser.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947

Title: Your red wagon.
First Line: Your bus'ness is your red wagon, what's in it is all your own
Chorus: If so wanna go crazy and act the clown
Music by: de Paul, Gene, Richard M. Jones, and Don Raye.
Words by: de Paul, Gene, Richard M. Jones, and Don Raye.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK PS 1945-1947


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