Kirk Collection

Popular Song Index
(Commercial Sheet Music)
Part 1: 1865-1899 & N.D.

Kirk Sheet Music Table of Contents Page

This portion of the index provides records to 80 titles published from 1865 through 1899, and those with no discernable date. The entire collection contains popular songs published from 1865-1968. The collection consists mostly of 22 x 28 cm. (8 1/2 x 11 in.) sheet music. Pagination varies, and many of the sheets, particularly the older ones, are fragile. 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.

1865 1866 1867 1868 1869 1870 1871 1872 1873
1874 1875 1876 1877 1878 1879 1880 1881 1882
1883 1884 1885 1886 1887 1888 1889 1890 1891
1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 N.D.


____________________ 1865____________________

Title: The song of the sea shell.
First Line: You stoop'd and pick'd a wreathed shell, beside the shining, shining sea
Chorus:
Music by: Converse, Charlie C.
Words by: Converse, Charlie C.
P/P/D: New York : Wm. A. Pond and Co., c1865.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1866____________________

Title: India May.
First Line: India May, by the firefly's light, I stand in the old cottage door
Chorus: Sleeping, sleeping and ever the sweet waters play
Music by: Thompson, H. S.
Words by: Thompson, H. S.
P/P/D: St. Louis : Balmer & Weber., c1866.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Mary's waiting at the window.
First Line: Years have past since last we parted, at the cottage door
Chorus: Smile upon her stars of heaven, as I look to thee
Music by: Hays, William S.
Words by: Hays, William S.
P/P/D: St. Louis : J. L. Peters and Bros., c1866.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1868____________________

Title: Now the summer days are come.
First Line: Now the summer days are come, and the flow'rs are in bloom
Chorus:
Music by: Hodge, C. R.
Words by: Hodge, C. R.
P/P/D: New York, Terre Haute, Cinn., Chicago, St. Louis, and Galveston : J. L. Peters, c1868.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1870____________________

Title: Close the door gently, for Mother's asleep.
First Line: Close the door gently, for Mother's asleep; her fever is broken -- her slumber is deep
Chorus: Mother's asleep, Mother's asleep, close the door softly, for Mother's asleep
Music by: Geary, Gustavus.
Words by: Fredericks, C. S.
P/P/D: Boston : Oliver Ditson and Co., c1870.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Come, birdie, come.
First Line: Beautiful bird of spring has come, seeking a place to build his home
Chorus: Come, birdie, come and live with me, we will be happy and free
Music by: White, C. A.
Words by: White, C. A.
P/P/D: Boston : White, Smith & Perry, c1870.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: The German's fatherland. Was ist des Deutschen Vaterland?
First Line: Which is the German's fatherland? Is't Swabia? or Prussia's land?
Chorus:
Music by: Reichardt, G.
Words by: Merz, Karl.
P/P/D: Cleveland : S. Brainard and Sons, c1870.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Watch on the Rhine (Die Wacht am Rhein).
First Line: There's swells a cry as thunders crash, as clash of swords and breakers dash
Chorus: Dear Fatherland, let peace be thine
Music by: Wilhelm, Carl.
Words by: Wilhelm, Carl.
P/P/D: S.l. : J. Church and Co., c1870.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1872____________________

Title: Will you love me when I'm old?
First Line: I would ask you, my darling, a question, soft and low
Chorus: Life's morn will soon be waning, and its eve'ning bells be toll'd
Music by: Ford, J.
Words by: Ford, J.
P/P/D: Philadelphia : F. A. North and Co., c1872.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1873____________________

Title: When the swallows homeward fly (Wenn die schwalben heimwaerts zieh'n).
First Line: When the swallows homeward fly, when the roses scatter'd lie
Chorus:
Music by: Abt, Franz.
Words by: Abt, Franz.
P/P/D: St. Louis : Kunkel Bros., c1873.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1874____________________

Title: I'se gwine back to Dixie.
First Line: I'se gwine back to Dixie, no more I'se gwine to wander
Chorus: I'se gwine back to Dixie, I'se gwine back to Dixie I'se gwine where the orange blossoms grow
Music by: White, C. A.
Words by: White, C. A.
P/P/D: Chicago and Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1874.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1879____________________

Title: Chanson du torréador.
First Line: Thanks Señors, the honor that you do me, is well deserved, for we half soldiers are
Chorus:
Music by: Bizet, Georges.
Words by: Rosler, F. W.
P/P/D: New York : Schirmer, G., c1879.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1880____________________

Title: Do they miss me at home?
First Line: Do they miss me at home, do they miss me? 'Twould be an assurance most dear
Chorus:
Music by: Grannis, S. M.
Words by: Amphions.
P/P/D: Boston : O. Ditson and Co., c1880.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: I'll be a friend to you.
First Line: The roses of the summer time, had faded all away
Chorus: Remember should you need a friend, my heart is fond
Music by: Green, Frank W.
Words by: Cary Jr., R. L.
P/P/D: New York : Wm. Adrian Smith, c1880.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1882____________________

Title: Only a pansy blossom.
First Line: Ah! 'Tis only a pansy blossom, only a withered flower
Chorus:
Music by: Howard, Frank.
Words by: Rexford, E. E.
P/P/D: S.l. : John Church and Co., c1882.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1884____________________

Title: My sailor boy's returned.
First Line: His gallant ship comes sailing home, Upon the waters blue
Chorus: My bonnie sailor boy's returned, for him my heart has yearned
Music by: Howard, Frank.
Words by: Howard, Frank.
P/P/D: New York : T. B. Harms and Co., c1884.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1885____________________

Title: The old year dies to-night.
First Line: 'Twas an evening in December, the last night of the year
Chorus: Then let the old year go, you can never stop his flight
Music by: Geibel, Adam.
Words by: Geibel, Adam.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., c1885.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1886____________________

Title: Little mischief you.
First Line: Oh, how sweet to listen, when the day is done
Chorus:
Music by: Witmark, Isidor.
Words by: Witmark, Isidor.
P/P/D: S.l. : M. Witmark and Sons., c1886.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1887____________________

Title: In dreamland far away.
First Line: A beautiful castle I've built for thee, in dreamland far away
Chorus: O, sweet will be our blisses, O, sweet will be our blisses!
Music by: Danks, H. P.
Words by: Birdseye, George.
P/P/D: New York : Richard A. Saalfield., c1887.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1890____________________

Title: Mother's wandering boy.
First Line: My boy, why will you leave your home
Chorus: Come back, come back my wand'ring boy, come back, come back once more to me
Music by: Belcher, Thomas.
Words by: Belcher, Thomas.
P/P/D: Indianapolis, Ind. : A. R. White, M.D., c1890.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1891____________________

Title: Pauline
First Line: Pauline! . . . my Pauline! Ah! dare I still . . . to call you mine!
Chorus:
Music by: Maywood, George.
Words by: Smith, Harry B.
P/P/D: Chicago : S. Brainard's Sons Co., c1891.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1892____________________

Title: The sweetest story ever told.
First Line: Oh, answer me a question, love, I pray
Chorus:
Music by: Stults, R. M.
Words by: Stults, R. M.
P/P/D: England : Oliver Ditson Company, c1892.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1893____________________

Title: Russia.
First Line: Resting now are lash and lance, dear
Chorus:
Music by: Hollaender, Victor.
Words by: Hollaender, Victor.
P/P/D: London : Wm Rohlfing and Sons, c1893.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1894____________________

Title: Eileen Aroon.
First Line: I know a valley fair, Eileen Aroon
Chorus:
Music by: Moore, Raymon.
Words by: Griffin, Gerald.
P/P/D: New York : Howley, Haviland and Co., c1894.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: My sweetheart, Kitty Hayes.
First Line: Within a little cottage just behind a schoolhouse old, there dwells a charming miss, Kitty Hayes
Chorus: Charming ways has Kitty Hayes, sparkling eyes so blue
Music by: Hayes, John Winsler.
Words by: Hayes, John Winsler.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., c1894.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Submission.
First Line: I leave it all with Thee, this burden of my heart
Chorus:
Music by: Baldwin, Ralph L.
Words by: Baldwin, Ralph L.
P/P/D: Boston, Leipzig, and New York : Arthur P. Schmidt, c1894.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1895____________________

Title: A dream.
First Line: Last night I was dreaming, of thee love was dreaming, I dream'd thou did'st promise we never should part
Chorus:
Music by: Bartlett, J.C.
Words by: Cory, Charles C.
P/P/D: Boston : Oliver Ditson Co., c1895.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Just a plain American girl.
First Line: When they talk of foreign beauty that's on the other side, we have no fear for our girls here, all fill our hearts with pride
Chorus: Just a plain American girl is good enough for me, I don't like the foreign styles they have across the sea
Music by: Marion, Dave.
Words by: Marion, Dave.
P/P/D: Chicago : Dave Marion & Co., c1895.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1896____________________

Title: In the baggage coach ahead.
First Line: On a dark stormy night, as the train rattled on, all the passengers had gone to bed
Chorus: While the train rolled onward, a husband sat in tears, thinking of the happiness, of just a few short years
Music by: Davis, Gussie L.
Words by: Davis, Gussie L.
P/P/D: New York : Howley, Haviland & Co., c1896.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Then comes the sad awakening.
First Line: A maid and youth were lovers, in the long ago
Chorus: Then comes the sad awakening, the pangs of deep regret
Music by: Clauder, Jos.
Words by: Harris, Charles K.
P/P/D: New York : Charles K. Harris, c1896.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Who'll buy my lavender?
First Line: Ladies fair, I bring to you lavender with spikes of blue
Chorus:
Music by: German, Edward.
Words by: Battersby, Caryl.
P/P/D: New York : Boosey & Hawkes, Inc., c1896.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: The world contains but one.
First Line: Lovers may boast for their sweethearts, fancy them jewels so grand...
Chorus: Never could you find her like and search the wide world o'er,
Music by: Northrup, Theo. A.
Words by: Fagan, Barney.
P/P/D: Detroit, Chicago, and Buffalo : The Michigan Stove Co., c1896.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1897____________________

Title: Birds of the wildwood.
First Line: The birds in glee are singing, with their notes the dell is ringing
Chorus: Gay birds, through time is fleeting
Music by: Vickers, George M.
Words by: Vickers, George M.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., c1897.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Break the news to mother.
First Line: While the shot and shell were screaming upon the battle field
Chorus: Just break the news to Mother, she knows how dear I love her
Music by: Harris, Charles K.
Words by: Harris, Charles K.
P/P/D: Milwaukee : Charles K. Harris, c1897.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: On the banks of the Wabash, far away.
First Line: 'Round my Indiana homestead wave the cornfields, in the distance loom the woodlands clear and cool
Chorus: Oh, the moonlight's fair tonight along the Wabash, from the fields there comes the breath of hay
Music by: Dresser, Paul.
Words by: Dresser, Paul.
P/P/D: New York : Maurice Richmond Music Co., c1897.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Pity the newsboy.
First Line: Just a small newsboy am I... my days are spent here on the street
Chorus:
Music by: Ford, Abbie A.
Words by: Ford, Abbie A.
P/P/D: Chicago and New York : National Music Co., c1897.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1898____________________

Title: The boy guessed right.
First Line: There once was a little boy who went to school, And he was an aggravating lad!
Chorus: And the boy guessed right the very first time, very first time, very first time!
Music by: Monckton, Lionel.
Words by: Monckton, Lionel.
P/P/D: New York and London : Boosey and Co., c1898.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Gypsy love song (slumber on, my little gypsy sweetheart).
First Line: The birds of the forest are calling for thee
Chorus: Slumber on, my little gypsy sweetheart
Music by: Herbert, Victor.
Words by: Smith, Harry B.
P/P/D: : M. Whitmark & Sons, c1898.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: The ribbon she wore.
First Line: I have left a girl behind me Who is sweeter than a rose, And her gentle heart I know is warm and true
Chorus: Love from her eyes is beaming... She is pure and fair
Music by: Vickers, George M.
Words by: Vickers, George M.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., c1898.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: The rosary [:] Le rosaire [:] Der rosenkranz.
First Line: The hours I spent with thee, dear heart are as a string of pearls to me
Chorus:
Music by: Nevin, Ethelbert.
Words by: Rogers, Robert Cameron, and C. Eschig and Carl Engel.
P/P/D: Boston : Boston Music Co., c1898.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Under the mistletoe-bough.
First Line: Snow in the fields and the Christmas bells ringing their glad refrain, arm in arm with my sweetheart Nell adown thro' the wooded lane
Chorus: Under the evergreen mistle, where loving hearts unite when the world around us seem so gay and so bright
Music by: Solman, Alfred.
Words by: Collins, Oliver.
P/P/D: Chicago : Victor Kreme Co., c1898.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: While the leaves came drifting down.
First Line: Down a winding road at eve we strayed my love and I
Chorus: While the leaves came drifting down we strayed my love and I
Music by: Nevada, Hattie.
Words by: Nevada, Hattie.
P/P/D: Kansas City, Mo. : Kansas City Talking Machine Co., c1898.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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____________________ 1899____________________

Title: At the bottom of the deep blue sea.
First Line: Under the billowy waves down, down goes he
Chorus: No fear has he for dangers that dwell
Music by: Petrie, H. W.
Words by: Lamb, A. J.
P/P/D: New York City : Maurice Richmond Music Co., c1899.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Bring de banjo, Ebenezer.
First Line: When de summer moon am shining, when de gentle night wind blows
Chorus: Bring de banjo, Ebenezer! Play us a song that we know
Music by: Vickers, George M.
Words by: Vickers, George M.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., c1899.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: The girl I loved in sunny Tennessee.
First Line: On a morning bright and clear to my old home I drew near, just a village down in sunny Tennessee
Chorus: We could hear the darkies singing as she said farewell to me
Music by: Carter, Stanley.
Words by: Braisted, Harry.
P/P/D: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1899.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Hearts and flowers.
First Line: Out amongst the flowers sweet, lingers pretty Marguerite
Chorus:
Music by: Moses-Tobani, Theo.
Words by: Brine, Mary D.
P/P/D: London, New York and Leipzig : Carl Fischer, c1899.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: My wild Irish rose.
First Line: If you listen, I'll sing you a sweet little song of a flower that's now drooped and dead
Chorus: My wild Irish rose, the sweetest flow'r that grows
Music by: Olcott, Chauncey.
Words by: Olcott, Chauncey.
P/P/D: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1899.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: On the banks of the Wabash, far away.
First Line: 'Round my Indiana home stead wave the cornfield, in the distance loom the woodlands clear and cool
Chorus: Oh the moonlight's fair tonight along the Wabash, from the fields there comes the breath of new mown hay
Music by: Dresser, Paul.
Words by: Dresser, Paul.
P/P/D: New York : Geo. W. Meyer Music Co., c1899.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Afterwards.
First Line: After the day has sung its song of sorrow, and one by one the golden stars appear
Chorus: Come to my heart and whisper thro' the silence, "Hope on, dear heart, our love shall meet at last."
Music by: Mullen, John W.
Words by: Lemon, Mary Mark.
P/P/D: Chicago : National Music Company, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: America the beautiful.
First Line: O beautiful, for spacious skies, for amber waves of grain
Chorus:
Music by: Ward, Samuel A.
Words by: Bates, Katherine Lee.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Ay, ay, ay.
First Line: The love gleaming in your eyes Ay, Ay, Ay, is taunting this poor heart of mine
Chorus:
Music by:
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Music Sales Corp., n.d..
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.

Title: Back to the old sugar camp.
First Line: As I walked thro' the old sugar camp today, and breathed in that perfume so rare
Chorus:
Music by: Wilson, Anna M.
Words by: Wilson, Anna M.
P/P/D: Chicago : Success Music Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Ben Bolt.
First Line: Oh! Don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt, sweet Alice with hair so brown
Chorus:
Music by: Kneass, Nelson.
Words by: English, Thos. Dunn.
P/P/D: New York : Dana T. Bennett Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.

Title: By the fountain.
First Line: I was passing by the fountain, I remember it so well,
Chorus: And once again I saw it, that same face of old
Music by: Adams, Stephen.
Words by: Weatherly, F. E.
P/P/D: Chicago, Ill. : National Music Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Ciribiribin.
First Line: Really you must stop your kissing, my little dark-eyed love
Chorus: But then, who knows, what she will see
Music by: Pestalozza, H., and M. Greenwald.
Words by: M., E. W.
P/P/D: New York : De Luxe Music Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Come to me.
First Line: 'Neath the silver silence of the moon... When the winds are sighing in the west
Chorus: Come to me, my darling heart, Lay your trembling hands in mine, Let me in your eyes divine
Music by: Denza, Luigi.
Words by: Boosey, W.
P/P/D: New York : Richard A. Saalfield, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Early breakfast.
First Line: You ask what we think of our stove, ma'am, the early breakfast, our stove, ma'am
Chorus: We say, no one can buy it, nor come anywhere nigh it, with either his money or love ma'am
Music by: Piket, Louis.
Words by: Piket, Louis.
P/P/D: Cincinnati : Redway and Burton, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Fair evening star.
First Line: Fair Star above that shines so clear
Chorus:
Music by: Wagner, Richard.
Words by: Greenwell, Dora.
P/P/D: London : William Reeves., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Farewell.
First Line: Love, I must not tarry here, I must go tomorrow
Chorus:
Music by:
Words by:
P/P/D: Baltimore, Md. : Emerson Drug Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Fatinitza march.
First Line:
Chorus:
Music by: Suppe.
Words by:
P/P/D: Cincinnati : Redway and Burton, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: "Faultless" waltz.
First Line:
Chorus:
Music by: Riviere, J.
Words by:
P/P/D: Cincinnati : Redway and Burton, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Grand duet from "Don Giovanni."
First Line: Now place your hand in mine, dear, and gently whisper yes!
Chorus:
Music by: Mozart.
Words by: Mozart.
P/P/D: Cincinnati : Redway and Burton, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Hearts and homes.
First Line: Hearts and homes, sweet words of pleasure, music breathing as ye fall
Chorus:
Music by: Blockley, J.
Words by: Blockley, J.
P/P/D: Cincinnati : Redway and Burton, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Hymn to God the father.
First Line: Hear! Hear! Hear me, O God!
Chorus:
Music by: Piatti, Alfred.
Words by: Jonson, Ben.
P/P/D: Boston : Oliver Ditson Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: I cannot say good-bye.
First Line: I know 'tis now the hour... to part, for even draweth nigh
Chorus: I cannot say "good-bye!" I cannot say "good-bye!"
Music by: Roeckel, Edward.
Words by: Oxenford, Edward.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: I want to forget.
First Line: What good was ev'ry vow, you knew you'd break each vow
Chorus: I want to forget, let's call it all off, dear
Music by: Ambrose, Adaline C.
Words by: Ambrose, Adaline C.
P/P/D: Cicero, Ill. : Adaline C. Ambrose, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.

Title: Isle of beauty.
First Line: Shades of evening, close not o'er us, leave our lonely barque awhile
Chorus:
Music by: Bayly, Thomas H.
Words by: Bayly, Thomas H.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Jerusalem.
First Line: "Behold, thy king draws near the city gates! Go forth, Jerusalem, with shout and song."
Chorus:
Music by: Parker, Henry.
Words by: Nella.
P/P/D: Chicago and New York : McKinley Music Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Juanita.
First Line: Soft o'er the fountain ling'ring falls the southern moon
Chorus:
Music by: Piket, Louis.
Words by: Piket, Louis.
P/P/D: Cincinnati : Redway and Burton, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Mother is thinking of me.
First Line: Mother is thinking of me, that mother so good and true
Chorus:
Music by:
Words by:
P/P/D: Decatur, Ill. : I. Schureman, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: My fairest love (Liebes Traum).
First Line: I call thee, maid, my fairest love
Chorus:
Music by: Oberthur, Carl.
Words by: Marc, Friedrich.
P/P/D: Cleveland : S. Brainard's Sons, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Nothing else to do.
First Line: 'Twas a pleasant summer's morning, just the day I like t'en joy
Chorus:
Music by: Hatton, J. L.
Words by: Hatton, J. L.
P/P/D: Cincinnati : Redway and Burton, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: The postillion.
First Line: The night is late, we dare not wait, the winds begin to blow
Chorus:
Music by: Molloy, J. L.
Words by: Weatherly, F. E.
P/P/D: Chicago and New York : National Music Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Shall we forget?
First Line: Shall we forget in after days the golden love that once we knew
Chorus: Shall we forget the love of long ago?
Music by: Tosti, F. Paolo.
Words by: Weatherly, F. E.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Sing, sweet bird.
First Line: Sing, sweet bird, and chase my sorrow, let me listen to thy strain
Chorus: Sing, sweet bird, sing, sweet bird, let me listen to thy strain
Music by: Ganz, Wilhelm.
Words by: Thornton, L. M.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Somebody stole my gal.
First Line: Gee, but I'm lonesome, lonesome and blue, I've found something I never knew
Chorus: Somebody stole my gal, somebody stole my pal, somebody came and took her away
Music by: Wood, Leo.
Words by: Wood, Leo.
P/P/D: New York : Denton & Haskins Music Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.

Title: The Star-spangled Banner.
First Line: Oh, say can we see, by the dawn's early light
Chorus: O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave
Music by:
Words by: Key, Francis Scott.
P/P/D: Baltimore : Emerson Drug Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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Title: Think about your safety.
First Line: Think about your safety in the morning
Chorus:
Music by: Ludig, Edwin E.
Words by: Speidell, Frank K.
P/P/D: New York, San Francisco, and Ottawa : Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.

Title: The voice of the Army.
First Line: The voice of the Army is in the air! Calling Americans ev'ry where!
Chorus: The voice of the Army is calling you! to get in step with the march to Victory!
Music by: Cloutier, Norman.
Words by: Callahan, North.
P/P/D: S.l. : S.n., n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.

Title: What are the wild waves saying?
First Line: What are the wild waves saying, sister, the whole day long
Chorus: It is something greater, that speaks to the heart alone
Music by: Glover, Stephen.
Words by:
P/P/D: New York : Spear and Dehnhoff, n.d.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1865-1899 & n.d.
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