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Lonesome for you

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Lonesome for you words and music by Shelton Brooks.
Brooks, Shelton
Place of Publication:
Chicago, Ill.
Will Rossiter
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Subjects / Keywords:
Love songs -- United States ( lcsh )
African Americans -- Music ( lcsh )
Popular music -- 1911-1920 ( lcsh )
African American sheet music ( local )

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University of South Florida
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University of South Florida
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The University of South Florida Libraries believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries.
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030045343 ( ALEPH )
54526236 ( OCLC )
A65-00021 ( USFLDC DOI )
a65.21 ( USFLDC Handle )

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PROFESSIONAL COPY! WlllRDSSITf R liable to a fi':'e if selling it, as it's against the la_w. T_his "llt[ [Ul[UO P"HU5H[ft'" Is one of Will Ross1ter' s "Coodluck " eongs and will bring AU U . _ . "Cood•luck" to all who sing or play it. Orchestrations published in this key . • 136 w . LAKE ST. , CHICAGO, tLL. __________________________ __, _ _, ________ _.___..-:= Modto. fel t so g lad, _ now to love, _ Lonesome For You ,I, Word s and Music by SHELT O N BROO KS "Some Of These Days" W r iter "All Night Long" That I Had I s Gone" Etc. A v l re ceivecl a let -ter from my beau I I have no one now to k 1ss and no-one When I read what i t said it made me And no one hear to call me "dad-dy>s Copyright MCMXI V by Will R ossi t e r , C hicago, Ill feel so bad,_ tu rt t l e dove','-H e So


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WILL ROSSITER "GOOD-LUCK" SONG "HITS" FOR 1914 Successor to "I'd Love to Live in Loveland,'' Etc. "ON THE BANKS OF LOVELIGHT BAY" This is the waltz song Maud Lambert is "putting over" on the Big time, and she reports it the "best ever"-and she's "some" song picker. Our Successor to "OH! YOU CIRCUS DAY" "THE MINSTREL SHOW PARADE" This is the be'st song of its kind on the market-a great "finish" song and the chorus music is great for "getting the bowst it's got the speed and the noise and that's what counts at the end of an actThis is the song "right now" with the. "Punch." . -A better song than "Some of These Days" -(Is it possible? Yes!) \.JUST FOR TO-NIGHT" Originally introduced by FRANKLYN BATIE, SOPHIE TUCKER, DOLCE SISTERS, CONNOLLY SISTERS, AL JOLSON-It' a wonderful s9ng and one 'most anybody can "put over"singles -man or woman-teams-neat or rough. One of the Best Story Coon Songs ever written! "BRING ME BACK MY LOVING HONEY BOY" Originally introduced by ELIZABETH MURRAY-and the SONG "HIT" of the DOLCE SISTERS, ACT -Don't overlook this one. . "The biggest Stage Hit I've ever had SOPHIE TUCKER "I WONDER WHERE MY EASY RIDER'S GONE" This is the latest "hit" written by SHEL TON BROOKS-the man who wrote "SOME OF THESE DAYS/' .. ALL NIGHT LONG," Etc. Newton Alexander's Little Novelty Song TM SAVING ALL MY LOVE FOR YOU11 This is a "sure-fire" double for any team-send for a copy and if you like it as well as we do, let us hear from you and we'll write out the "double version" for you. 2 of the BEST "TANGO" SONGS EVER WRITTEN "THE YANKEE TANGO -GIRL" "TANG 0 MAD" Words and Music by HELEN TRIX Words and Music by HARRY I. ROBINSON These 2 songs are in a class by themselves when it comes to "REAL" MUSIC. "PROFESSIONAL" TANGO DANCERS MUSIC Orchestrations of the following, 15c Each NO FREE MUSIC . "HACIENDA," Argentine Tango; "ROUND the HALL," Fast Tango or One-Step; "SQUIRREL RAG," Slow Tango; "MAURICE WALK, Slow Tango; "MINDANAO," Moro Dance; "DOWN HOME RAG," Turkey Trot; "WINTER GARDEN RAG," One Step; "VAMPIRE," Prof. Hesitation Waltz; "REINE", Hea'ta; "The TANGO RAG." WHEN ORDERING MUSIC If Not already known to us send recent Program with your request-and include a fee of toe for Postage and Wrapping. Address all Mail to WILL ROSSITER "THE CHICAGO PUBLISHER" 136 W. LAKE STREET, ILLINOIS


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