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In the flat upstairs / [words by W.C. Robey; music by W.R. Williams].
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Image ID: 1157393

In the flat upstairs / [words by W.C. Robey; music by W.R. Williams].  [For they can sing, they can dance, and play on a piano grand...] (c1893)

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Image Title

:  In the flat upstairs / [words by W.C. Robey; music by W.R. Williams].

Alternate Title(s)

: For they can sing, they can dance, and play on a piano grand. [first line of chorus] Title 2.) In a ward surrounded by Tim Casey's Democrats, I live in a tenement that's known as Dooley's Flats. [first line] Title 3.) Sweet Nora O'Flynn. [alternative title]

Creator(s)

: Rossiter, Will, 1867-1954 -- Composer
Robey, W. C. -- Lyricist

Additional Name(s)

: Williams, Lottie -- Singer
Rossiter, Will, 1867-1954 -- Copyright Holder

Published Date

: c1893

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.

Notes

: Cover includes full-length photograph of Lottie Williams in costume, on a path near a garden. Note 2.) On cover: Another big hit for the American people...as sung with phenomenal success by Lottie Williams, "the queen of ideal soubrettes." Note 3.) Rear cover contains advertisement for song Sweet Nellie Bawn with another full-length photograph of Lottie Williams in costume carrying a parasol. Note 4.) W. R. Williams is a pseudonym for Will Rossiter (cf. LCNAF).

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1893

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Music Division

Digital ID

: 1157393

Record ID

: 449206

Digital Item Published

: 12-21-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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