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Thread #59456   Message #947404
Posted By: SINSULL
06-May-03 - 08:24 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: (She Was Just) A Sailor's Sweetheart
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Request for sea song title/lyrics
Link isn't working. Here is the reference from the Levy Collection:

Title: (She Was Just) A Sailor's Sweetheart. A Serio-Comic Mock Ballad. Fox Trot. A Novel, Comedy Absurdity.
Composer, Lyricist, Arranger: Words and Music by Joe Burke. Ukulele Acc. by May Singhi Breen.
May Singhi Breen Publication: New York: Leo Feist, Inc., 1925.
Instrumentation: piano and voice; ukulele
Form of Composition: strophic with chorus
First Line: It was on a Tuesday ev'ning, at the home of Madge Malone
First Line of Chorus: She was just a sailor's Sweetheart
Engraver, Lithographer, Artist: JR
Advertisement: ads on inside bottom margins and on back cover for Leo Feist, Inc. stock
Plate Number: 5572-4
Subject: Caricatures
Subject: Couples
Subject: Cartoons
Subject: Birds
Subject: Cigarettes
Subject: Courtship
Subject: Love
Subject: Deception
Subject: Marc Antony
Subject: Cleopatra
Call No.: Box: 156 Item: 205

For a fee, they will provide lyrics. It was published after 1923 and is not in the Public Domain.