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Take your clothes and go
Composer: Jones, Irving
Lyrics:Big, black, burly coon and his yaller wife had a fallin' out (first line of song)
Leave this house when you get your trunk packed (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Tyers, Wm. H. (William H.)
Wilson, George
Dockstader, Lew
Farrel, Billy
C. E. J.
Jos. W. Stern & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
1876-1924
Publisher:Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Publication Date:1897
Description:Take your clothes and go / words & music by Irving Jones ; arr. by W.H. Tyers.
For voice and piano.
Caption title.
First line of text: Big, black, burly coon and his yaller wife had a fallin' out.
First line of chorus: Leave this house when you get your trunk packed.
"Sung with unbounded success by Geo. Wilson of Primrose and West's Minstrels, Lew Dockstader, Irving Jones, Billy Farrel, Johnson and Dean, and other wellknown vocalists"--Cover.
Cover illustration: Striped and floral border by C.E.J. ; photo of and African American woman pointing to her husband's belongings on the floor.
Format:1 score (4 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Subjects:African Americans--Songs and music
Minstrel music
Ragtime music
African American composers
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-11168.dc
OCLC Record ID:49762679
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