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If you're such a great star, why don't you shine
Composer: Jones, Irving
Lyrics:Circus came to a country town and gave a grand parade (first line of text)
If you're such a great star, well-a why don't you shine (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Leonard, James
Leonard, Sadie
Starmer
Grey, Vivian
Publisher:Leo Feist
Publication Date:1903
Description:If you're such a great star, why don't you shine / by Irving Jones.
For voice and piano.
Cover title.
First line of text: Circus came to a country town and gave a grand parade.
First line of chorus: If you're such a great star, well-a why don't you shine.
Cover ill.: Heads of African American man and woman inside stars, man in caricature by Starmer, photo of James and Sadie Leonard.
Price: 50 cents.
Ad containing reprint of article about composer and niece of President McKinley, Mabel McKinley (Vivian Grey) on back cover.
Format:1 score (5 p.) : ill., port. ; 35 cm.
Subjects:Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
African American men
African American women
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Caricatures
Portraits
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-12137.dc
OCLC Record ID:53404289
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