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Katy's cry : come and buy my hot corn, song and chorus
Composer: Woodbury, I. B. (Isaac Baker) 1819-1858
Alternate title:Come and buy my hot corn
Lyrics:Lonely starved, at midnight dreary (first line of text)
Hot corn (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Such, James
Greeley, Horace
Wood's Minstrels
1811-1872
Publisher:Horace Waters
Publication Date:1853
Description:Katy's cry : come and buy my hot corn, song and chorus / [words] by James Such ; music composed by I. B. Woodbury.
For voice and piano with chorus refrain.
Cover title.
First line of text: Lonely starved, at midnight dreary.
First line of chorus: Hot corn.
"As sung by Wood's Minstrels"--Cover.
"Written for the benefit of the House of Industry is by permission dedicated to Horace Greeley, Esq."--Cover.
"It was suggested by the beautiful and affecting story of Little Katy or Hot Corn Girl published in the New York Tribune, Aug. 1853. The profit derived from the sale of this song will be given to that admirable institution, one of the best of all charities entitled, The Five Points House of Industry, Office no. 2, Little Water St., New York"--Cover.
Cover ill.: 2 corn husks in an ornamental design.
Additional lyrics on p. 4.
"25c nett"--Cover.
Format:1 score (4 p.) ; 33 cm.
Subjects:Songs with piano
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts)
African Americans--Songs and music
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-00019.dc
OCLC Record ID:50611733
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