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The maid in the moon / lyrics and music by Carleton Lee Colby

Data Source
Smithsonian Libraries
Notes
For voice and piano.
Caption title.
"From Chas. A. Shellon's Merry Musical Extravaganza 'The Cat and the Fiddle.'"--List t.p.
"Walton process Chicago."--Colophon.
Illustrated list t.p. depicts a cat playing an upright bass with a bow. Signed "H.G. Chilberg." Marked with IW monogram in a circle, for Inland-Walton Engraving Company.
Publisher's advertisement on verso of p. 5: "Watch for the Great Fantastic Musical Extravaganza 'The cow and the moon' A Companion Piece to 'The cat and the fiddle.'"
Other pieces on list t.p.: A happy holiday. Rosey dreams. If I were a sailor. You'll find it in the almanacs. Shine on pallid moon. Under the sea. Modesty. The maid in the moon. Mother Goose. The old date tree. Never been introduced. What's the use. You heard what I said.
Also available online.
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Author
Colby, Carleton L cmp lyr
Chilberg, H. G ill
Sellon, Charles 1870-1937 prf pmn
Inland-Walton Engraving Co egr
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI
Date
1912
[1912?]
1911-1920
1910-1920
Physical description
1 score (5 p.) ; 35 cm
Type
Excerpts
Songs and music
Sheet music covers
Sheet music
Advertisements
Call number
M1 .B4
Topic
Songs with piano
Musicals
Popular music
Love songs
Flight
Cats
Double basses
American
Place
United States
Moon
Title
Chas. A. Sellon's merry musical jingle The cat and the fiddle
On a starry night when e'er the moon is bright
Tho' in station you're above me