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Led astray / words by J.A. Fraser ; music by W.R. Williams.
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Led astray / words by J.A. Fraser ; music by W.R. Williams.  [Innocence is led astray, sport for some base tempter's play....] (c1894)

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Image Title

:  Led astray / words by J.A. Fraser ; music by W.R. Williams.

Alternate Title(s)

: Innocence is led astray, sport for some base tempter's play. [first line of chorus] Title 2.) Some folks think that men and women are as bad as bad can be. [first line]

Creator(s)

: Fraser, J. A., Jr. -- Lyricist
Williams, W. R. -- Composer

Published Date

: c1894

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.

Notes

: Cover includes drawing of a little girl walking; her left hand is pulling a wagon and her right hand is pulling an adult male in top hat. In the background is a stone barrier with a gate marked "seminary" behind which is what appears to be an academic institution. Note 2.) On cover: A song that's "up with the times."...This song is an instantaneous "hit." Sung by Frankie haines, Lew Hawkins, Geo. H. Diamond, Maud Raymond, Ida Howell, Maguerite Newton, Mamie Shepard, Cad Wilson, Lew Dockstader and many others.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1894

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1166652

Record ID

: 454237

Digital Item Published

: 8-24-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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