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Source:   Sheet music, 1895


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Better than gold, or, Three wishes / by Chas. K. Harris.
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Image ID: 1255248

Better than gold, or, Three wishes / by Chas. K. Harris.  [In a Pullman palace smoker sat a number of bright men. [firs...] ([c1895])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Better than gold, or, Three wishes / by Chas. K. Harris.

Alternate Title(s)

: In a Pullman palace smoker sat a number of bright men. [first line] Title 2.) Just to be a child again at mother's knee. [first line of chorus] Title 3.) Three wishes. [alternative title]

Creator(s)

: Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell), 1864-1930 -- Lyricist
Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell), 1864-1930 -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Clauder, Jos. (Joseph), 1853-1913 -- Arranger
Britton, Evelyn -- Singer

Published Date

: [c1895]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (8 p.) ; 36 cm.

Notes

: Cover includes photograph of Evelyn Britton. Small photograph of Chas. K. Harris appears within a circle marked trademark. Note 2.) Dealer's stamp on cover near bottom center: From sheet music department of Levy & Stearn [Cleveland, Ohio]. Note 3.) On cover: Sung with great success by the beautiful song bird Evdelyn Britton. This song is founded on an incident which actually occurred in a parlor smoking car, and is respectfully dedicated to the traveling men and railroad conductors of the United States.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1895

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1255248

Record ID

: 463705

Digital Item Published

: 8-10-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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