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Thread #18902   Message #2920672
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
04-Jun-10 - 02:36 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: My Pretty Quadroon
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: My Pretty Quadroon
A C, the oldest tune I have found is the one coll. 1921-1922. PM me for scan.

The original sheet music, if it was published in Chicago c. 1865, as posted above, is lost.

(Several songs attributed to Chicago publishers, pre-Fire, have never been found).