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Medley by J. Derf Ellow (J. Fred Wolle spelled backwards

 File — Box: 0087, Folder: 11

Scope and Contents

Written on first page of score in pencil. Entire score covers two pages:Text reads: “We meet again tonight boys with mirth and song. Let melody flow where ever we go. Dwell in friendship ever so true and strong with his tail cut short and his ears cut long. Where can he be. Where did you get that hat, where did you get that tile Isn’t it a nobby one and just the properstyle I should like to have one just the same as that. Where-e’er I go they shout HelOh the bulldog on the banks and the bull-frog in the pool, the bulldog on the bank and the bull-frog in the pool (repeat). Baby is sleeping so cozy and fair. Rock-a-bye baby on the tree top When the wind blows the cradle will rock, When the bough breaks the cradle will fall and down will come baby cradle and all Oh rockabye rockabye Johnnie Jones and his sister Sue & the peach of emerald here that grew and that grew. Listen to my tale of Here’s to good old Lehigh here drink down drink her down Here’s to good old Lehigh drink her down drink her down down down down went Mcginty to the bottom of the say. Jingle bells Jingle bells Jingle all the way what fun it is to ride in a one horse open sleigh. One house Annie Rooney She’s my sweetheart I’m her beau She’s my Annie I’m her Joe Soon we’ll marry never to part.” The complete score is written in pencil. The two pages of each score for I Tenore, II Tenore, one page each for I Basso, II Basso which are written in ink

Dates

  • Creation: 1884 - 1915

Creator

Extent

From the Collection: 1 Linear Feet : [1] box; 1 linear foot

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository

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