| Composer:|| Osborne, Nat 1878-1954|
|Alternate title:||Pickaninny's paradise|
|Lyrics:||What's the matter honey there's a tear in your eye (first line of text)|
You lay your black kinky head in a bed on a pillow of white (first line of chorus)
| Von Tilzer, Harry|
|Publisher:||Harry Von Tilzer|
|Description:||The pickaninnies paradise / words by Sam Ehrlich ; music by Nat Osborne.|
Song for voice and piano.
First line of text: What's the matter honey there's a tear in your eye.
First line of chorus: You lay your black kinky head in a bed on a pillow of white.
Cover ill.: Aged African American woman and child, workers in a cotton field. Photos of The Courtney Sisters and Harry Von Tilzer.
"Introduced with great success by The Courtney Sisters"--Cover.
|Format:||1 score (3 p.) : ill., ports. ; 31 cm.|
African Americans--Songs and music
|Copyright:||Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music|
|OCLC Record ID:||20120532|