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I thought I was a winner, or Oh, I don't know / words and music by Bert A. Williams.
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I thought I was a winner, or Oh, I don't know / words and music by Bert A. Williams.  [I had a girl and her name was Pearl, I tho't her heart was m...] ([c1896])

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Image Title

:  I thought I was a winner, or Oh, I don't know / words and music by Bert A. Williams.

Alternate Title(s)

: I had a girl and her name was Pearl, I tho't her heart was mine. [first line] Title 2.) Well, I don't know you're not so swell there's other gents as fine as you. [first line of chorus]

Creator(s)

: Williams, Bert, 1874-1922 -- Composer
Williams, Bert, 1874-1922 -- Lyricist

Published Date

: [c1896]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.

Notes

: Descriptive subtitle: comic song and refrain with coon parody. Note 2.) On cover: picture of Bert A. Williams

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1896

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1165932

Record ID

: 464158

Digital Item Published

: 11-17-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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