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Thread #16533 Message #2136756
Posted By: masato sakurai
30-Aug-07 - 07:13 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Lucky Jim (How I Envy Him)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Old Lucky Jim
Possibly this is the song (click on the title).
Title: Horwitz & Bowers' Latest Comic Novelty. Lucky Jim. Mock Ballad.
Composer, Lyricist, Arranger: Words by Chas. Horwitz. Music by Fredrick V. Bowers.
Publication: New York : M. Witmark & Sons
Form of Composition: strophic with chorus
Instrumentation: piano and voice
First Line: Jim and I as children played together
First Line of Chorus: Ah! lucky Jim, how I envy him
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Subjects: Friendship; Spouses; Widows; Death