Kirk Collection

Popular Song Index
(Commercial Sheet Music)
Part 10: 1945-1949

Kirk Sheet Music Table of Contents Page

This portion of the index provides records to 185 titles published from 1945 through 1949. 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.

1945 1946 1947 1948 1949


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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;
Music by: Ellstein, Abraham.
Words by: Sour, Robert.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Atlanta, G.A.
First Line: My memory takes me back to a place where I long to be
Chorus: I love the mornin' glories growin' and the breezes softly blowin'
Music by: Skylar, Sunny, and Artie Shaftel.
Words by: Skylar, Sunny, and Artie Shaftel.
P/P/D: New York : Stevens Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Bird of paradise (kuu pua nani).
First Line: He wandered hither and yon, over land and sea
Chorus:
Music by: King, Chas. E.
Words by: King, Chas. E.
P/P/D: Honolulu : Chas. E. King, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Cruising down the river.
First Line: If you will go along with me, we'll travel with the tide.
Chorus: Cruising down the river, on a Sunday afternoon with one you love
Music by: Beadell, Eily, and Nell Tollerton.
Words by: Beadell, Eily, and Nell Tollerton.
P/P/D: New York : Henry Spitzer Music Publishing Co., Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Dreaming, aloha, of you (nou na hali'a).
First Line: Fair Hawaii, land I love far across the sea
Chorus: There's a pretty flower in my garden
Music by: King, Chas. E.
Words by: King, Chas. E.
P/P/D: Honolulu : Chas. E. King, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Fishin' for the moon.
First Line: Have you ever tried to catch the wind in your hand
Chorus: Fishin' for the moon in the sea is the same as wishin' you'd fall in love with me!
Music by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Guy Wood.
Words by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Guy Wood.
P/P/D: New York : Chappell & Co., Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: "Gimme" a little kiss (will "ya," huh?).
First Line: A little boy was wild about a little girl,
Chorus: "Gimme" a little kiss, will "ya" huh?
Music by: Turk, Roy, Jack Smith, and Maceo Pinkard.
Words by: Turk, Roy, Jack Smith, and Maceo Pinkard.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Going back home.
First Line: If it's peace of mind you lack, and a once bright world looks black
Chorus: Turn your key in our front door; It's just like it was before
Music by: Stolz, Robert.
Words by: Sour, Robert.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Hours and hours.
First Line: Even though you're far away, you're with me constantly
Chorus: Hours and hours of waiting
Music by: Hall, Wendell.
Words by: Hall, Wendell.
P/P/D: Chicago : Music Maker Productions, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I wish.
First Line: If I had Alladin's lamp for only a day, I wouldn't be so lonely ev'ry day.
Chorus: I wish you were the shadow that I walk with in the park
Music by: Roberts, Allan, and Doris Fisher.
Words by: Roberts, Allan, and Doris Fisher.
P/P/D: New York : Northern Music Corp., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: If I loved you.
First Line: When I worked in the mill, weavin' at the loom, I'd gaze absent minded at the roof
Chorus: If I loved you, time and again I would try to say all I'd want you to know.
Music by: Rodgers, Richard.
Words by: Hammerstein, Oscar.
P/P/D: New York : Williamson Music, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I'll buy that dream.
First Line: Before we met I never dreamed much
Chorus: Imagine me with my head on your shoulder
Music by: Wrubel, Allie.
Words by: Magidson, Herb.
P/P/D: New York : Burke and Van Heusen, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Into the night.
First Line: Strange is the spell that the night keeps creating!
Chorus: When the moonrise comes to wake you, let me take you into the night.
Music by: Stolz, Robert.
Words by: Sour, Robert.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Just a-sittin' and a-rockin'.
First Line: I know I should go out be seen here and there but my friends found out my baby don't care
Chorus: I don't go out walkin' I ain't for no talkin' my baby's done left me
Music by: Strayhorn, Billy, and Duke Ellington.
Words by: Strayhorn, Billy, and Duke Ellington.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Keep right on doin' (the things that you're doin' to me).
First Line: Whether it's your tender kiss, that brings me such delightful bliss
Chorus: Keep right on doin' the things that you're doin' to me
Music by: Kaiser, Roy, Lou Schwartz, and Hamilton McLean.
Words by: Kaiser, Roy, Lou Schwartz, and Hamilton McLean.
P/P/D: New York : Manhattan Melodies Music Publishers, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The moon is high.
First Line: In this world we live in, happy hours go by
Chorus: The moon is high and here we are
Music by: Thorne, Lucia.
Words by: Thorne, Lucia.
P/P/D: Des Moines, Iowa : Jerry Smith Publications, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: My home town.
First Line: I know the best laid plans of mice and men have often failed and will again
Chorus: Same old places, smiling faces that never wear a frown
Music by: Caruso, Y'vonne, and Wayne Hamilton.
Words by: Caruso, Y'vonne, and Wayne Hamilton.
P/P/D: New York : Edward Schuberth & Co, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Navy flyers' song.
First Line:
Chorus: Navy {airmen, flyers} proud and true, spread your wings on high
Music by: Fletcher, Gail.
Words by: Fletcher, Gail.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Never knew I'd miss you quite so much.
First Line: I thought sometimes I'd think of your smile and that moonlight memory.
Chorus: Never knew I'd miss you quite so much.
Music by: Novelli, Syl.
Words by: Dee, Sylvia.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe.
First Line:
Chorus: Do yuh hear that whistle down the line?
Music by: Warren, Harry.
Words by: Mercer, Johnny.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Sioux City Sue.
First Line: I drow a heard of cattle down from old Nebraksa way
Chorus: Sioux City Sue, Sioux City Sue, your hair is red, your eyes are blue
Music by: Thomas, Dick.
Words by: Freedman, Ray.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Some Sunday morning.
First Line: I'm so happy oh, so happy and why shouldn't I be?
Chorus: Some Sunday morning is going to be some Sunday morning for someone and me
Music by: Jerome, M.K., and Ray Heindorf.
Words by: Koehler, Ted.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Song of the seahawks.
First Line:
Chorus: We are the navy seahawk air cadets, training to win our wings of gold
Music by: Tjaden, D.S.
Words by: Tjaden, D.S.
P/P/D: New York : Mills Music, Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Till the end of time.
First Line: I wished upon a star for someone to share what each day would bring
Chorus: Till the end of time, long as stars are in the blue long as there's a spring, a bird to sing I'll go on loving you
Music by: Kaye, Buddy, and Ted Mossman.
Words by: Kaye, Buddy, and Ted Mossman.
P/P/D: New York : Santly-Joy Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: What's a girl supposed to do?
First Line: Tried to do the right thing, the polite thing, just like folks admire.
Chorus: What's a girl supposed to do?
Music by: Stolz, Robert.
Words by: Sour, Robert.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Whatta ya gonna do tonight?
First Line: Just called up to ask you somethin' very important
Chorus: Whatta ya gonna do tonight, baby?
Music by: Altiere, James.
Words by: Altiere, James.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Who knows.
First Line: Wise men of old may have foretold all that was soon to be.
Chorus: Who knows when love will come along to make your heart beat faster
Music by: Stolz, Robert.
Words by: Sour, Robert.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Who threw the whisky in the well?
First Line: It was early Sunday morning and the church was crowded full
Chorus: Who threw the whiskey in the well?
Music by: Millinder, Lucky, Eddie De Lange, and Johnny Brooks.
Words by: Millinder, Lucky, Eddie De Lange, and Johnny Brooks.
P/P/D: New York : Advanced Music Corporation, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Will ya be my darlin'.
First Line: You're the sweetest thing I've ever found that's why I follow you all over town
Chorus: Will ya be my darlin' my honey bun?
Music by: Owens, Mary Ann.
Words by: Owens, Mary Ann.
P/P/D: Hollywood, CA : Cross Music Company, c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You're there in a dream.
First Line: I've got a feeling my life's gonna change
Chorus: My nites were so lonely, my days were so mean, till you came along and haunted my dreams
Music by: Bandini, Al, and Pee Wee Russell.
Words by: Bandini, Al, and Pee Wee Russell.
P/P/D: New York : Standard Music Publishers, Ltd., c1945.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

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Title: Adiosita.
First Line:
Chorus: Sweetheart, it's time to say adiosita.
Music by: Moran, Edgar.
Words by: Moran, Edgar.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Ain't God good to Indiana.
First Line: Ain't God good to Indiana?
Chorus: Ain't God good to Indiana
Music by: Carmichael, Hoagy.
Words by: Herschell, William.
P/P/D: Hollywood, CA : Carmichael Music Publications, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: And then it's heaven.
First Line: Something strange and wonderful has happened to me
Chorus: A dream is just a dream until I dream of you
Music by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Al Kaulman.
Words by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Al Kaulman.
P/P/D: New York : Remick Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Duz does everything.
First Line: When you're facing some tough situation, there is just one thing to do
Chorus: If the girl friend won't say yes just send Duz an s.o.s.
Music by: Souders, Marjorie.
Words by: Souders, Marjorie.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: A gal in calico.
First Line: I feel like a two year old, so would you, too
Chorus: Met a gal in calico down in Santa Fe
Music by: Schwartz, Arthur.
Words by: Robin, Leo.
P/P/D: New York : Remick Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Golden earrings.
First Line: One day a gypsy showed me golden earrings that he wished to sell
Chorus: There's a story the gypsys know is true that when your love wears golden earrings {he, she} belongs to you
Music by: Young, Victor.
Words by: Livingston, Jay, and Ray Evans.
P/P/D: New York : Paramount Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Gotta get me somebody to love.
First Line: There's a matin' dove in the cottonwood tree
Chorus: Nights are long, oh! so long on the prairie
Music by: Wrubel, Allie.
Words by: Wrubel, Allie.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The gypsy.
First Line: I sit alone and dream dear, dream of you night and day
Chorus: In a quaint caravan there's a lady they call gypsy
Music by: Reid, Billy.
Words by: Reid, Billy.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Handle with care.
First Line:
Chorus: Dreams can be broken so handle with care
Music by: Ice, Willard.
Words by: Ice, Willard.
P/P/D: Hollywood, CA : Cine-Mart Music Publishing Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Have I told you lately that I love you?
First Line: Have I told you lately that I love you?
Chorus: This heart would break in two if you refuse me
Music by: Wiseman, Scott.
Words by: Wiseman, Scott.
P/P/D: New York : Duches Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: How true.
First Line: I made up my own set of rules that sweet words of love was for fools
Chorus: How true were the words you told me
Music by: Nolan, M.F.
Words by: Nolan, M.F.
P/P/D: Pittsburgh, PA : Nolan Music Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I'm a lonely little petunia (in an onion patch).
First Line: Of all the saddest words, that I have ever heard, the saddest is the story told me by a bird.
Chorus: I'm a lonely little petunia in an onion patch
Music by: Kamana, Johnny, Billy Faber, and Maurie Hartmann.
Words by: Kamana, Johnny, Billy Faber, and Maurie Hartmann.
P/P/D: New York : Rytvoc, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I'm losing you.
First Line: One yesterday I heard you say you'd love me till the day you die
Chorus: I'm losing you it's sad but true oh, how I hate to see you go
Music by: Clauser, Al, and Lou Wayne.
Words by: Clauser, Al, and Lou Wayne.
P/P/D: Hollywood, CA : Cross Music Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Just want someone to love me.
First Line: There's something that I long for, ev'ry single day
Chorus: Just want someone to love me
Music by: Vogel, Harry, and Al Neveloff.
Words by: Vogel, Harry, and Al Neveloff.
P/P/D: New York : Stanow Publications, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Lazy melody.
First Line:
Chorus: No work to be done, just lie in the sun and dream a sweet day dream of worlds to be won
Music by: Woodward, Eddie.
Words by: Woodward, Eddie.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Let's light the Christmas tree.
First Line: Soon the Christmas bells will ring throughout the world again
Chorus: Let's light the Christmas tree!
Music by: Lyons, Ruth.
Words by: Lyons, Ruth.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Linda.
First Line: The story is simple; the girl has a dimple, the guy is as shy as can be
Chorus: When I go to sleep I never count sheep,
Music by: Lawrence, Jack.
Words by: Lawrence, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Love is on a holiday.
First Line: I tried so hard to please
Chorus: My love has gone away, to take a holiday
Music by: Spinosa, Tom, and Darrell Schenkel.
Words by: Spinosa, Tom, and Darrell Schenkel.
P/P/D: New York : Stern Music Publishing Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Managua, Nicaragua.
First Line: Won't you kindly open your geography
Chorus: Managua, Nicaragua is a beautiful town
Music by: Fields, Irving.
Words by: Gamse, Albert.
P/P/D: New York : Encore Music Publications Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Never let those deep blues get you down.
First Line: Never let those deep blues get you down
Chorus:
Music by: Clauser, Al.
Words by: Clauser, Al.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif. : American Music, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: A nickel for a memory.
First Line: I sit alone at a table for two
Chorus: A nickel for a memory, the record starts to play
Music by: Alexander, Perry, Bob Hilliard, and Ann Beardsley.
Words by: Alexander, Perry, Bob Hilliard, and Ann Beardsley.
P/P/D: New York : Dubonnet Music Publishing, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Oh, but I do!
First Line: Tell me why you doubt me so
Chorus: You think I don't love you
Music by: Schwartz, Arthur.
Words by: Robin, Leo.
P/P/D: New York : M. Whitmark & Sons, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Ole buttermilk sky.
First Line:
Chorus: Ole buttermilk sky, I''m keeping my eye peeled on you
Music by: Carmichael, Hoagy, and Jack Brooks.
Words by: Carmichael, Hoagy, and Jack Brooks.
P/P/D: New York : Burke and Van Heusen, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: On the other end of a kiss.
First Line: Banker, buyer, lawyer, flyer, you can be what you be
Chorus: Your brain is sharp
Music by: Livingston, Jay, and Ray Evans.
Words by: Livingston, Jay, and Ray Evans.
P/P/D: New York : Famous Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: One false move and I'm yours.
First Line: I never cared to fall in love
Chorus: Stand perfectly still
Music by: Poppe, Art.
Words by: Clos, Merle.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: One night in Sante Fe.
First Line: In all the lovely places I have traveled through
Chorus: Sante Fe in a place where the lights were low
Music by: Thompson, Iola.
Words by: Thompson, Iola.
P/P/D: Dallas, Texas : Victor Publishing Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: One of those songs.
First Line: Well, this is one of those songs that you hear now and then
Chorus:
Music by: Calvi, Gerard.
Words by: Holt, WIll.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Peggy O'Neil.
First Line: If her eyes are as blue as skies, that's Peggy O'Neil
Chorus:
Music by: Pease, Harry, Ed. G. Nelson, and Gilbert Dodge.
Words by: Pease, Harry, Ed. G. Nelson, and Gilbert Dodge.
P/P/D: New York : Leo. Feist, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

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 SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Seems like old times.
First Line: Remember all the things we did together
Chorus: Seems like old times, having you to walk with
Music by: Lombardo, Carmen, and John Jacob Loeb.
Words by: Lombardo, Carmen, and John Jacob Loeb.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Shoo'way the blues.
First Line: If you walk 'round in sadness and gloom you're features will never soften
Chorus: Shoo'way the cause and you ain't got the trouble
Music by: Wells, Kay.
Words by: Wells, Kay.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: So help me (If I don't love you).
First Line: With ev'ry word I say you seem to doubt me
Chorus: So help me, may I never see the moon on high
Music by: Van Heussen, Jimmy.
Words by: De Lange, Eddie.
P/P/D: New York : Scarsdale Music Corporation c/o Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Sonata.
First Line:
Chorus: Sonata, my sonata I hear your haunting theme and I begin to dream
Music by: Alstone.
Words by: Drake, Ervin, and Jimmy Shirl.
P/P/D: New York : Oxford Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Sooner or later (you're gonna be comin' around).
First Line: You and I said goodbye with a friendly kiss
Chorus: Sooner or later you're gonna be comin' around
Music by: Wolcott, Charles.
Words by: Gilbert, Ray.
P/P/D: New York : Santly- Joy Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Sorta sentimental over Texas.
First Line: I told somebody I'd come back to Texas
Chorus: Sorta sentimental over Texas
Music by: Dickson, Lillian Durham, and Tex Lloyd.
Words by: Phillips, Gypsy.
P/P/D: Dallas, Texas : Victor Publishing Company, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Stella by starlight.
First Line: Have you seen Stella by starlight
Chorus: The song a robin sings
Music by: Young, Victor.
Words by: Washington, Ned.
P/P/D: New York : Famous Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: That high school sister of mine.
First Line: She's gotta have swing for breakfast
Chorus: She's gotta have swing for breakfast
Music by: English, Edith.
Words by: English, Edith.
P/P/D: New York : Handy Brothers Music Co., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: That's where I came in.
First Line: How did we get together? What brought you to me?
Chorus: You were lonely that's where I came in
Music by: De Rose, Peter.
Words by: Tobias, Charles.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: They say it's wonderful.
First Line: Rumors fly and you can't tell where they start
Chorus: They say that falling in love is wonderful
Music by: Berlin, Irving.
Words by: Berlin, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: This is always.
First Line: Our love will live, our love will last
Chorus: This isn't sometimes, this is always
Music by: Warren, Harry.
Words by: Gordon, Mack.
P/P/D: New York : Bregman, Vocco & Conn, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: This is the day.
First Line: Tho' a cowboy's life is ridin' the range
Chorus: This is the day, the end of the long, long trail
Music by: Fort, Hank, and Beasley Smith.
Words by: Fort, Hank, and Beasley Smith.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: To each his own.
First Line: Wise men have shown life is no good alone
Chorus: A rose must remain with the sun and the rain
Music by: Livingston, Jay, and Ray Evans.
Words by: Livingston, Jay, and Ray Evans.
P/P/D: New York : Paramount Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Well, say!
First Line: In a city full of strangers who'd have thought we'd ever meet
Chorus: Well, say! Imagine running into you
Music by: Starkey, Violet.
Words by: Starkey, Violet.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Whatta ya gonna do!
First Line: Are these my walking papers that you hand me
Chorus: Whatta ya gonna do if yo need me and I can't be found?
Music by: Skylar, Sunny, and Patrick Lewis.
Words by: Skylar, Sunny, and Patrick Lewis.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The whole world is singing my song.
First Line: I never wrote a melody before
Chorus: The whole world is singing my song
Music by: Mizzy, Vic.
Words by: Curtis, Mann.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Would I like that!
First Line: I've had such wild illusions of grandeur and fame
Chorus: Stepping out to cafes, having fun seeing plays, would I like that!
Music by: Greenwood, Foster.
Words by: Wald, Bob.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Why does it get so late so early?
First Line: I've often questioned and often had the answer to things that filled my mind with doubt
Chorus: Why does it get so late so early
Music by: Wrubel, Allie.
Words by: Wrubel, Allie, and John Lehmann.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You broke the only heart that ever loved you.
First Line: Your reputation has preceded you
Chorus: You broke the only heart that ever loved you
Music by: James, Freddy, and Little Jack Little.
Words by: James, Freddy, and Little Jack Little.
P/P/D: New York : Crawford Music Corporation, c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You call everybody darling.
First Line: Tho' you're always waxing sentimental and sweet words are all I ever hear
Chorus: You call ev'rybody darling
Music by: Martin, Sam, Ben Trace, and Clem Watts.
Words by: Martin, Sam, Ben Trace, and Clem Watts.
P/P/D: New York : Mayfair Music Corp., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You can't see the sun when you're cryin'.
First Line: The world is full of happiness, It's been that way for years
Chorus: You can't see the sun when you're cryin'
Music by: Roberts, Allan, and Doris Fisher.
Words by: Roberts, Allan, and Doris Fisher.
P/P/D: New York : George Simon, Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You were only fooling (while I was falling in love).
First Line:
Chorus: You were only fooling but I was falling in love
Music by: Fotine, Larry.
Words by: Faber, Billy, and Fred Meadows.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1946.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

____________________ 1947____________________

Title: Ain't nobody here but us chickens.
First Line: One night Farmer Brown was takin' the air after locking up the barn with the greatest of care
Chorus: There ain't nobody here but us chickens
Music by: Whitney, Joan, and Alex Kramer.
Words by: Whitney, Joan, and Alex Kramer.
P/P/D: New York : Sun Music Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Ain'tcha ever comin' back.
First Line: I dread the thought of walking down the street
Chorus: Ain'tcha ever comin' back, ain'tcha
Music by: Taylor, Irving, Axel Stordahl, and Paul Weston.
Words by: Taylor, Irving, Axel Stordahl, and Paul Weston.
P/P/D: New York : Sinatra Songs, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: All my love.
First Line:
Chorus: All my love is for you alone
Music by: Jolson, Al, Saul Chaplin, and Harry Akst.
Words by: Jolson, Al, Saul Chaplin, and Harry Akst.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Anniversary song.
First Line: Oh! how we danced on the night we were wed we vowed our true love though a word wasn't said
Chorus: Dear, as I held you so close in my arms angels were singing a hymn to your charms
Music by: Jolson, Al, and Saul Chaplin.
Words by: Jolson, Al, and Saul Chaplin.
P/P/D: New York : Mood Music Company, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: As Irish as Dublin Town.
First Line: Let me tell you the story of Kitty
Chorus:
Music by: Bridges, Ronald.
Words by: Bridges, Ronald.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Ask anyone who knows.
First Line: Without the stars above the sky wouldn't seem quite so blue
Chorus: There is no shore without an ocean
Music by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Al Kaufman.
Words by: Seiler, Eddie, Sol Marcus, and Al Kaufman.
P/P/D: New York : M. Whitmark & Sons, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Beg your pardon.
First Line:
Chorus: If I lose my head beg your pardon
Music by: Craig, Francis, and Beasley Smith.
Words by: Craig, Francis, and Beasley Smith.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Could it be you.
First Line: I'm so lonesome, I'm so blue
Chorus: Could it be you, that makes me lonely
Music by: Long, Billy W., and Wally Akers.
Words by: Perkins, Dwight.
P/P/D: Hollywodd, California : Nordyke Publishing Company, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The dickey-bird song.
First Line: There on the window sill on the pane a tapping sat a little feathered friend
Chorus: A dickey-bird whispered " Haven't you heard Spring is here, Spring is here, Spring is here."
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Dietz, Howard.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Don't you love me anymore.
First Line: Lately, dear, I wonder; have we made a blunder
Chorus: Lately whenever you hold me, you don't hold me tight
Music by: David, Mack, Al Hoffman, and Jerry Livingston.
Words by: David, Mack, Al Hoffman, and Jerry Livingston.
P/P/D: New York : Oxford Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: A fella with an umbrella.
First Line: Who am I, what's my name
Chorus: I'm just a fella, a fella with an umbrella
Music by: Berlin, Irving.
Words by: Berlin, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Feudin' and fightin'.
First Line: Beyond the busy highway, beyond the city strife
Chorus: Feudin' and fussin' an a fightin'
Music by: Lane, Burton.
Words by: Dubin, Al, and Burton Lane.
P/P/D: New York : Mara -Lane Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Galway Bay.
First Line: If you ever go across the sea to Ireland
Chorus:
Music by: Colahan, Arthur.
Words by: Colahan, Arthur.
P/P/D: New york : Leeds Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The greatest of these.
First Line: Though I speak with tongues of men and of angels and have not love, and have not love
Chorus:
Music by: Ware, Harriet.
Words by: Holy Bible.
P/P/D: Boston : The Boston Music Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Hello, Patsy Fagan (the dacent Irish boy).
First Line: I'm workin' here in Dundee, I've got a dacent job
Chorus: Hello Patsy Fagan I can hear the girls all cry
Music by: Donovan, Michael.
Words by: Donovan, Michael.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: How soon (will I be seeing you).
First Line: When will we be meeting, my sweet?
Chorus: How soon will I be seeing you
Music by: Lucas, Carroll.
Words by: Owens, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Supreme Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949
Note: Two versions of this title are held.

Title: I do, do, do like you.
First Line:
Chorus: I don't like men, women I don't like too
Music by: Wrubel, Allie.
Words by: Wrubel, Allie.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I'm a-comin' a-courtin' Corabelle.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm a-comin' a-courtin' Corabelle
Music by: Wrubel, Allie.
Words by: Newman, Charles.
P/P/D: New York : Dreyer Music Corp., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I'm a-whistlin'.
First Line: I'm not singin' I'm not shoutin' Turnin' somersaults or makin' faces
Chorus: I'm a-whistlin' are you list'nin' to this pretty little ditty that I'm singin'
Music by: Eaton, Jimmy, and Terry Shand.
Words by: Eaton, Jimmy, and Terry Shand.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I still get jealous.
First Line: Time has treated our love kindly, for I still adore you blindly
Chorus: I still get jealous when they look at you
Music by: Styne, Jule.
Words by: Cahn, Sammy.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I wish I didn't love you so.
First Line: After all this time without you
Chorus: I wish I didn't love you so
Music by: Loesser, Frank.
Words by: Loesser, Frank.
P/P/D: New York : Famous Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: If I only had a match.
First Line: Some people long for riches
Chorus: If I only had a match, then my cares I'd soon forget
Music by: Morris, Lee, Arthur Johnston, and George W. Meyer.
Words by: Morris, Lee, Arthur Johnston, and George W. Meyer.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I'm my own grandpaw.
First Line: Many, many years ago when I was twenty three
Chorus: I'm my own grandpaw
Music by: Latham, Dwight, and Moe Jaffe.
Words by: Latham, Dwight, and Moe Jaffe.
P/P/D: New York : General Music Publishing Company, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: In a little book shop.
First Line: I never believed in the saying that love makes your heart stand still
Chorus: I happen'd to stop in a little book shop one day
Music by: Twomey, Kay, Al Goodhart, and George Meyer.
Words by: Twomey, Kay, Al Goodhart, and George Meyer.
P/P/D: New York : Triangle Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: It takes time.
First Line: t
Chorus: It takes time to get your gal to see the light
Music by: Korb, Arthur.
Words by: Korb, Arthur.
P/P/D: New York : London Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Ivy.
First Line: Ivy, why the sudden change?
Chorus:
Music by: Carmichael, Hoagy.
Words by: Carmichael, Hoagy.
P/P/D: New York : Burke and Van Heusen, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Kokomo, Indiana.
First Line: I can easily explain, why I feel so sad every time I see a train
Chorus: Wish I were back ag'in with all the sweet and simple folks I call my kin
Music by: Myrow, Josef.
Words by: Gordon, Mack.
P/P/D: New York : Bregman, Vocco & Conn, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The lady from 29 Palms.
First Line:
Chorus: She left twenty nine broken hearts
Music by: Wrubel, Allie.
Words by: Wrubel, Allie.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif. : Martin Music, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Let's be sweethearts again.
First Line: We've so much to say to one another
Chorus: You forgive me and I'll forgive you
Music by: Marlowe, Jerry, and Eddie Maxwell.
Words by: Marlowe, Jerry, and Eddie Maxwell.
P/P/D: New York : Campbell- Porgie, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The little homes of Ireland.
First Line: When moonbeams kiss the little homes of Ireland
Chorus:
Music by: Carr, Michael.
Words by: Pascoe, Richard.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Love is a melody.
First Line: Love is a song we will sing, dear
Chorus:
Music by: Sokoloff, David, and Charles P. Shisler.
Words by: Sokoloff, David, and Charles P. Shisler.
P/P/D: Philadelphia, PA : J. W. Pepper & Son, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Love somebody.
First Line: Love somebody yes, I do
Chorus: Love somebody yes, I do
Music by: Whitney, Joan, and Alex Kramer.
Words by: Whitney, Joan, and Alex Kramer.
P/P/D: New York City : Kramer- Whitney, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Mam'selle.
First Line: It was Montmartre It was midnight come to think of it
Chorus: A small cafe, Mam'selle our rendezvous
Music by: Goulding, Edmund.
Words by: Gordon, Mack.
P/P/D: New York : Leo Feist Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: My cousin Louella.
First Line: Ev'rything was quiet and so peaceful
Chorus: All the boys are buzzin' since I introduced My Cousin Louella
Music by: Bierman, Bernard, and Jack Manus.
Words by: Bierman, Bernard, and Jack Manus.
P/P/D: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Near you.
First Line: Some folks like the country, fishing in the stream
Chorus: There's just one place for me, near you
Music by: Craig, Francis.
Words by: Goell, Kermit.
P/P/D: New York : Supreme Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949
Note: Two versions of this title are held.

Title: Papa, won't you dance with me?
First Line:
Chorus: Papa won't you dance with me
Music by: Styne, Jule.
Words by: Cahn, Sammy.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Serenade of the bells.
First Line: People think that miracles can't happen
Chorus: In the sleepy town of San Juanita
Music by: Twomey, Kay, Al Goodhart, and Al Urbano.
Words by: Twomey, Kay, Al Goodhart, and Al Urbano.
P/P/D: New York : Melrose Music Corp., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Slap 'er down agin, Paw.
First Line: Maw and Paw was so dern sore, they woke me up one night
Chorus: Slap 'er down agin', Paw
Music by: Arnold, Polly, Alice Cornett, and Eddie Asherman.
Words by: Arnold, Polly, Alice Cornett, and Eddie Asherman.
P/P/D: Hollywood, California : Choice Music, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Smoke! smoke! smoke! (that cigarette).
First Line: Now I'm a feller with a heart of gold
Chorus: Smoke, smoke, smoke that cigarette
Music by: Travis, Merle, and Tex Williams.
Words by: Travis, Merle, and Tex Williams.
P/P/D: Hollywodd, Calif. : American Music, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: So round, so firm, so fully packed.
First Line: So round, so firm, so fully packed, that's my gal
Chorus: So round, so firm, so fully packed, that's my gal
Music by: Travis, Merle, Cliffie Stone, and Eddie Kirk.
Words by: Travis, Merle, Cliffie Stone, and Eddie Kirk.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif. : American Music, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Steppin' out with my baby.
First Line: If I seem to scintillate It's because I've got a date
Chorus: Steppin' out with my baby can't go wrong 'cause I'm in right
Music by: Berlin, Irving.
Words by: Berlin, Irving.
P/P/D: New York : Irving Berlin Music Corporation, c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Tenderly.
First Line:
Chorus: The evening breeze caresses the trees tenderly
Music by: Gross, Walter.
Words by: Lawrence, Jack.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: There are just two I's in Dixie.
First Line: When I went to school, and learned the golden rule
Chorus: You'll find four S's in Mississippi where the Swanee river flows
Music by: Herscher, Louis.
Words by: Herscher, Louis.
P/P/D: New York City : Gate Music Co., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: With a hey and a hi and a ho ho ho!
First Line: With a hey and a hi and a ho ho ho!
Chorus: With a hey and a hi and a ho ho ho!
Music by: Mizzy, Vic.
Words by: Curtis, Mann.
P/P/D: New York : Bourne, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: A wonderful time up there.
First Line: Listen, ev'rybody 'cause I'm talkin' to you
Chorus: Ev'rybody's gonna have religion in glory
Music by: Abernathy, Lee Roy.
Words by: Abernathy, Lee Roy.
P/P/D: New York : Vogue Music Corp., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You do.
First Line: There's something so sincere and oh so real about you
Chorus: Who knows how much I love you?
Music by: Myrow, Josef.
Words by: Gordon, Mack.
P/P/D: New York : Brigman, Vocco & Conn, Inc., c1947.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

____________________ 1948____________________

Title: 'A' You're adorable (the alphabet song).
First Line: When Johnny Jones was serenading Mary
Chorus: "A" you're adorable, "B" you're so beautiful
Music by: Kaye, Buddy, Fred Wise, and Sidney Lippman.
Words by: Kaye, Buddy, Fred Wise, and Sidney Lippman.
P/P/D: New York : Laurel Music Co., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Adam finds Eve.
First Line: I've been searching for you, darling
Chorus: You're the answer to my loneliness
Music by: Hall, David.
Words by: Curtis, Mary.
P/P/D: Hollywood, California : Nordyke Publishing Company, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Again.
First Line:
Chorus: Again, this couldn't happen again
Music by: Newman, Lionel.
Words by: Cochran, Dorcas.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Bye bye blackbird.
First Line: Blackbird blackbird singing the blues all day
Chorus: Pack up all my care and woe
Music by: Henderson, Ray.
Words by: Dixon, Mort.
P/P/D: New York : Remick Music Corp., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Deck of cards.
First Line: During the North African campaign a bunch of soldiers boys had been on a long hike
Chorus:
Music by: Tyler, T. Tex.
Words by: Tyler. T. Tex.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif. : American Music, Inc., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Donegal Rose.
First Line:
Chorus: When the blue of the night is descending
Music by: Elton, Louis.
Words by: Elton, Louis.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: For your love I'll always be longing.
First Line:
Chorus: For your love I'll always be longing
Music by: Hall, David.
Words by: Kiley, E. L.
P/P/D: Hollywood, California : Nordyke Publishing Company, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Forever and always.
First Line:
Chorus: I'll love you ev'ryday, forever and always
Music by: Rinker, Al, and Floyd Huddleston.
Words by: Rinker, Al, and Floyd Huddleston.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Forever and ever.
First Line: Forever and ever my heart will be true
Chorus: Forever and ever my heart will be true
Music by: Winkler, Franz.
Words by: Rosa, Malia.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Hair of gold eyes of blue.
First Line: I came down from Butte, Montana for a little change of scene
Chorus: Hair of gold, eyes of blue, lips like cherry wine
Music by: Skylar, Sunny.
Words by: Skylar, Sunny.
P/P/D: New York : Robert Music Corp., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Heartbreaker.
First Line:
Chorus: Heartbreaker, the cutest gal in town
Music by: Berk, Morty, Frank Capano, and Max C. Freedman.
Words by: Berk, Morty, Frank Capano, and Max C. Freedman.
P/P/D: New York : Leeds Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I love you so much it hurts.
First Line:
Chorus: I love you so much it hurts me
Music by: Tillman, Floyd.
Words by: Tillman, Floyd.
P/P/D: New York : Melody Lane Publications, Inc., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I want you to want me (the way that I want you).
First Line: We plan to wed in Junetime when flow'rs are in bloom
Chorus: I want you to want me the way I want you
Music by: Lama, Jerry.
Words by: Newton, Al.
P/P/D: Mobile, Alabama : Al Newton, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: It's magic.
First Line: I've heard about Houdini and the rest of them
Chorus: You sigh, the song begins
Music by: Styne, Jule.
Words by: Cahn, Sammy.
P/P/D: New York : M. Whitmark & Sons, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I'd give a million tomorrows (for just one yesterday).
First Line: Yesterday's mem'ries are still in my heart
Chorus: I'd give a million tomorrows for just one yesterday
Music by: Livingston, Jerry.
Words by: Berle, Milton.
P/P/D: New York : Oxford Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: A little bird told me.
First Line: A little bird told me that you love me and I believe that you do
Chorus:
Music by: Brooks, Harvey O.
Words by: Brooks, Harvey O.
P/P/D: New York : Bourne, Inc., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Mañana (is soon enough for me).
First Line: The faucet, she is dripping and the fence she's falling down
Chorus: Mañana, mañana, mañana is soon enough for me
Music by: Lee, Peggy, and Dave Barbour.
Words by: Lee, Peggy, and Dave Barbour.
P/P/D: New York : Barbour- Lee Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: On a slow boat to China.
First Line: I'd love to get you on a slow boat to China
Chorus: I'd love to get you on a slow boat to China
Music by: Loesser, Frank.
Words by: Loesser, Frank.
P/P/D: New York : Melrose Music Corp., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Open the door, Richard!
First Line: Raindrops down my collar, standing in the street
Chorus: Open the door, Richard
Music by: McVea, Jack, and Dan Howell.
Words by: Fletcher, "Dusty," and John Mason.
P/P/D: New York : Duchess Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Powder your face with sunshine (Smile! smile! smile!).
First Line: Greet the new day with a sunny smile
Chorus: Powder your face with sunshine, put on a great big smile
Music by: Lombardo, Carmen, and Stanley Rochinski.
Words by: Lombardo, Carmen, and Stanley Rochinski.
P/P/D: New York : Lombardo Music Inc., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Rambling Rose.
First Line: Oh how they sigh when she passes by
Chorus: Ev'ryone knows she's a rambling rose
Music by: Burke, Joe.
Words by: McCarthy, Joseph Jr.
P/P/D: New York : Laurel Music Co., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: So in love.
First Line:
Chorus: Strange dear, but true, dear
Music by: Porter, Cole.
Words by: Porter, Cole.
P/P/D: New York : T. B. Harms Company, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Tell me a story.
First Line: When I'm in your arms I'm so contented
Chorus: Tell me a story tell me no lie
Music by: Stock, Larry.
Words by: Sigler, Maurice.
P/P/D: New York : Laurel Music Co., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Tennessee Waltz.
First Line:
Chorus: I was waltzing with my darlin' to the Tennessee Waltz
Music by: Stewart, Redd, and Pee Wee King.
Words by: Stewart, Redd, and Pee Wee King.
P/P/D: Nashville, Tennessee : Acuff-Rose Publications, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: That's what I want most of all.
First Line:
Chorus: A cottage in the country, with roses climbing up high
Music by: Myre, Anita.
Words by: Myre, Anita.
P/P/D: Hollywood, California : Nordyke Publishing Company, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Why do I love you honey.
First Line: It was in the early autumn
Chorus: Why do I love you honey
Music by: Hall, David.
Words by: Dyer, Mary F.
P/P/D: Hollywood, California : Nordyke Publishing Company, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You can't be true, dear.
First Line: You can't be true, dear there's nothing more to say
Chorus: You can't be true, dear there's nothing more to say
Music by: Otten, Hans, and Ken Griffin.
Words by: Ebeler, Gerhard.
P/P/D: New York : The Biltmore Music Corporation, c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Your land and my land.
First Line: Where the mountains rise to the heavens
Chorus: For it's your land and my land
Music by: Rice, Gitz.
Words by: Rice, Gitz.
P/P/D: New York : Alliance Music Co., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You're too dangerous chérie.
First Line: I'm so afraid when we're alone
Chorus: You're too dangerous, Chérie
Music by: Louiguy.
Words by: David, Mack.
P/P/D: New York : Harms Inc., c1948.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

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Title: April in Portugal.
First Line: I found my April dream in Portugal with you
Chorus: I found my April dream in Portugal with you
Music by: Ferrão, Raul.
Words by: Kennedy, Jimmy.
P/P/D: New York : Chappell & Co. Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Bali Ha'i.
First Line: Most people live on a lonely island lost in the middle of a foggy sea
Chorus: Bali Ha'i may call you any night, any day
Music by: Rodgers, Richard.
Words by: Hammerstein, Oscar.
P/P/D: New York : Williamson Music Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Bibbidi-bobbidi-boo (the magic song).
First Line: If your mind is in a dither, and you heart is in a haze
Chorus: Sa-la-ga-doo-la men-chic-ka boo-la bib-bi-di- bob-bi-di-boo
Music by: David, Mack, Al Hoffman, and Jerry Livingston.
Words by: David, Mack, Al Hoffman, and Jerry Livingston.
P/P/D: Burbank, California : Walt Disney Music Company, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Careless hands.
First Line:
Chorus: I let my heart fall into careless hands
Music by: Hilliard, Bob, and Carl Sigman.
Words by: Hilliard, Bob, and Carl Sigman.
P/P/D: New York : Melrose Music Corp., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Daddy's little girl.
First Line: Little girl of mine, with eyes of shining blue
Chorus: You're the end of the rainbow, my pot o' gold
Music by: Burke, Bobby, and Horace Gerlach.
Words by: Burke, Bobby, and Horace Gerlach.
P/P/D: New York : Beacon Music Co., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Dear hearts and gentle people.
First Line: There's a place I'd like to be and it's back in Tennessee
Chorus: I love those dear hearts and gentle people
Music by: Fain, Sammy.
Words by: Hilliard, Bob.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Don't think that it hasn't been heaven.
First Line: Just in case you believe, your embrace couldn't leave my poor heart in a terrible way
Chorus: Don't think that it hasn't been heaven
Music by: Blum, J. Robert.
Words by: Blum, J. Robert.
P/P/D: New York : Carnival Music Co., Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: A dream is a wish your heart makes.
First Line: When I was a little girl my father used to say
Chorus: A dream is a wish your heart makes
Music by: David, Mack, Al Hoffman, and Jerry Livingston.
Words by: David, Mack, Al Hoffman, and Jerry Livingston.
P/P/D: Burbank, Calif. : Walt Disney Music Company, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I don't care if the sun don't shine.
First Line: The sun contains a ray they label vitamin D
Chorus: I don't care if the sun don't shine
Music by: David, Mack.
Words by: David, Mack.
P/P/D: New York : Famous Music Corporation, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I find you cheat-in' on me.
First Line: I find you cheatin' on me
Chorus:
Music by: Thompson, Hank.
Words by: Thompson, Hank.
P/P/D: Dallas, Texas : Metro Music, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: If you love me (really love me).
First Line:
Chorus: If the sun should tumble from the sky
Music by: Monnot, Marguerite.
Words by: Parsons, Geoffrey.
P/P/D: New York : France Music Corporation, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: It's a promise of the stars.
First Line: My nights are no longer lonely
Chorus: It's a promise of the stars that our love was meant to be
Music by: Greenfield, Eugene.
Words by: Greenfield, Eugene.
P/P/D: New York : Broadcast Music Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: I've got a lovely bunch of cocoanuts.
First Line: Down at an English fair one evening I was there
Chorus: I've got a loverly bunch of cocoanuts
Music by: Heatherton, Fred.
Words by: Heatherton, Fred.
P/P/D: New York : Cornell Music, Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Mockin' bird hill tra la la twittle dee dee dee.
First Line: When the sun in the mornin' peeps over the hill
Chorus: Tra la la twittel dee dee dee
Music by: Horton, Vaughn.
Words by: Horton, Vaughn.
P/P/D: New York : Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Mona Lisa.
First Line: In a villa in a little old Italian town lives a girl whose beauty shames the rose
Chorus: Mona Lisa, Mona Lisa men have named you
Music by: Livingston, Jay, and Ray Evans.
Words by: Livingston, Jay, and Ray Evans.
P/P/D: New York : Famous Music Corporation, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Mule train.
First Line: Mule train, mule train, clippity cloppin' ever hill and plain
Chorus:
Music by: Lange, Johnny, Hy Heath, and Fred Glickman.
Words by: Lange, Johnny, Hy Heath, and Fred Glickman.
P/P/D: Burbank, Calif. : Walt Disney Music Company, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: No more will I roam.
First Line:
Chorus: I have traveled over this wide world, but my traveling days are over
Music by: Buck, Ronald.
Words by: Anderson, Don R.
P/P/D: Hollywood, California : Nordyke Publishing Company, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Oh baby, you I no can understand.
First Line: Oh baby, you I no can understand
Chorus: Now first you say you won't, and then you say you will
Music by: Hall, David.
Words by: Conder, Hubert.
P/P/D: Hollywood, California : Nordyke Publishing Company, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The old master painter.
First Line:
Chorus: The old master painter from the faraway hills
Music by: Smith, Beasley.
Words by: Gillespie, Haven.
P/P/D: New York : Robbins Music Corporation, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: The prisoner's song.
First Line: I strolled into a courthouse, not many miles from here, a boy stood in the courtroom, his mother, she sat near
Chorus: The judge addressed the prisoner, these words to him did say: "I'm sorry to sit upon this bench, and see you here today
Music by: Borst, Arthur.
Words by: Borst, Arthur.
P/P/D: Newark : Borst Music Pub., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Riders in the sky (a cowboy legend).
First Line: An old cow poke went riding out one dark and windy day
Chorus: Yi-pi-yi-ay, yi-pi-yi-o the ghost herd in the sky
Music by: Jones, Stan.
Words by: Jones, Stan.
P/P/D: New York : Edwin H. Morris & Company, Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Room full of roses.
First Line:
Chorus: If I sent a rose to you for ev'ry time you made me blue
Music by: Spencer, Tim.
Words by: Spencer, Tim.
P/P/D: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Hill and Range Songs, Inc. and Tim Spencer Music, Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Shoo fly.
First Line: Old Massy got a nice young gal
Chorus: Shoo fly don't bother me
Music by: Borst, Arthur.
Words by: Bortst, Arthur.
P/P/D: Newark, NJ : Borst Music Pub. Co., Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Slipping around.
First Line:
Chorus: Seems I always have to slip around
Music by: Tillman, Floyd.
Words by: Tillman, Floyd.
P/P/D: New York : Peer International Corporation, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Some enchanted evening.
First Line: Some enchanted evening you may see a stranger
Chorus:
Music by: Rodgers, Richard.
Words by: Hammerstein, Oscar.
P/P/D: New York : Williamson Music Inc., c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: Ya wanna buy a bunny?
First Line: My 'rithmatic is gettin' bad I don't know what to do
Chorus: Now when I'm lookin' at the funnies I get as mad as I can be
Music by: Hoefle, Carl, and Del Porter.
Words by: Hoefle, Carl, and Del Porter.
P/P/D: Hollywood, Calif. : Tune Towne Tunes, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949

Title: You broke my heart (in little bitty pieces).
First Line: You broke my heart in little bitty pieces and spread them all over the ground
Chorus:
Music by: Thompson, Hank.
Words by: Thompson, Hank.
P/P/D: Dallas, Texas : Metro Music, c1949.
Location: SPC, KIRK SHEET 1945-1949


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