| Composer:|| Dabney, Ford T. 1883-1958|
|Lyrics:||When I was born they christened me plain Samuel Johnson Brown (first line of text)|
'Cause my hair is curly (first line of chorus)
| Mack, Cecil|
Walker, Aida Overton
Dudley, S. H.
Smart Set Co.
|Publisher:||Gotham-Attuck Music Co.|
|Description:||That's why they call me Shine / words by Cecil Mack ; music by Ford Dabney.|
Song for voice and piano.
First line of text: When I was born they christened me plain Samuel Johnson Brown.
First line of chorus: 'Cause my hair is curly.
Cover ill.: Flower decoration by Gene Buck, photo of Aida Overton Walker in men's clothing.
"In S.H. Dudley's "His honor the barber" sung by Aida Overton Walker with the Smart Set Co."--Cover.
Ad for other song titles on back cover.
|Format:||1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill., port. ; 35 cm.|
Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
|Copyright:||Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music|
|OCLC Record ID:||53445952|