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Eena, meena, mina, mo / by Safford Waters.

Image ID: 1255297

Eena, meena, mina, mo / by Safford Waters.  [Eena, meena, mina, mo, catch a nigger by the toe. [first lin...] (c1895)

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Image Title

:  Eena, meena, mina, mo / by Safford Waters.

Alternate Title(s)

: Eena, meena, mina, mo, catch a nigger by the toe. [first line of chorus] Title 2.) The boys and girls of long ago, and those we know to day. [first line]


: Waters, Safford -- Lyricist
Waters, Safford -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Thornton, Bonnie -- Singer

Published Date

: c1895

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

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


: Cover includes a photograph of Bonnie Thornton with a reproduction of her signature. Cover also includes design with two birds looking at the photograph of Thornton. Note 2.) On cover: Sung with great success by Bonnie Thornton, America's little mascot and creator fo popular songs.


: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1895


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

Digital ID

: 1255297

Record ID

: 463754

Digital Item Published

: 8-12-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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