| Composer:|| Beam, Mark |
|Lyrics:||Coon who once was stranded on the shores of sunny Spain (first line of text)|
If evah I should start in to cry, I'd cert'ny drown (first line of chorus)
| Irwin, May|
Nichols, George A.
Gilbert & Bacon
Eddy, H. B.
|Description:||The Spanish coon / words & music by Mark Beam ; Arr. by Geo. A. Nichols.|
For piano and voice.
First line of text: Coon who once was stranded on the shores of sunny Spain.
First line of chorus: If evah I should start in to cry, I'd cert'ny drown.
"Music supplement of the Chicago Sunday American, Sunday, Dec. 18, 1904. Pages 5-3"--Cover.
"May Irwin's new coon song as sung in 'Mrs. Black is back' at the Bijou Theatre, New York"--Cover.
Cover illustration: photograph of May Irwin / Gilbert & Bacon ; surrounded by musical instruments / H.B. Eddy.
"Published by permission of May Irwin owner of the copyright"--Cover.
|Format:||1 score ( 4 p.) : ill., port. ; 35 cm.|
|Subjects:||African Americans--Songs and music|
Popular songs--United States--1901-1910
|Copyright:||Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music|
|OCLC Record ID:||50153327|| Click to view images:|