| Composer:|| Jerome, Benjamin M. 1881-1938|
|Lyrics:||Dere once was a coon 'round as a balloon (first line of text)|
He walked with a regular Palmer House glide (first line of chorus)
|Publisher:||Howley, Haviland & Dresser|
|Description:||Melancholy Mose / words by Frank Abbott ; music by Ben. M. Jerome.|
For voice and piano.
First line of text: Dere once was a coon 'round as a balloon.
First line of chorus: He walked with a regular Palmer House glide.
Cover ill.: African American boys. Photo of Tascot?
"He always wore a grin about 2 foot wide, de happiest coon I knows"--Cover.
"By the writers of Lam lam lam"--Cover.
Ads for other song titles on back cover.
Library's copy has trimmed edges.
|Format:||1 score (5 p.) : ill., port. ; 32 cm.|
|Subjects:||Songs with piano|
African Americans--Songs and music
African American boys
|Copyright:||Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music|
|OCLC Record ID:||51541184|