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When Mister Shakespeare comes to town, or, I don't like them minstrel folks
Composer: Schwartz, Jean 1878-1956
Alternate title:When Mr. Shakespeare comes to town.
I don't like them minstrel folks.
Lyrics:Bill Johnson said to Mandy Snow, would you like to go to the minstrel show (first line of text)
I don't like them minstrel folks and I doesn't care for the end men's jokes (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Jerome, William 1865-1932
Publisher:Howley, Haviland & Dresser
Publication Date:1901
Description:When Mister Shakespeare comes to town, or, I don't like them minstrel folks / words by Wm. Jerome ; music by Jean Schwartz.
For voice and piano.
Caption title.
First line of text: Bill Johnson said to Mandy Snow, would you like to go to the minstrel show.
First line of chorus: I don't like them minstrel folks and I doesn't care for the end men's jokes.
Title on cover: When Mr. Shakespeare comes to town.
Cover ill.: African American man and woman in caricature standing by theatre marquee. Photo of Harry Bulger?
"Introduced with Great Success by Chief Harry Bulger, in 'The King's Carnival' at the New York Theatre"--Cover.
"Coon Song & Chorus"--Cover.
Format:1 score (5 p.) : ill., port. ; 35 cm.
Subjects:African Americans--Social life and customs--Songs and music
Minstrel shows--Songs and music
Songs with piano
Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts
African Americans--Songs and music
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-11858.dc
OCLC Record ID:26008679
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