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I've got chicken on the brain / words by Elmer Bowman ; music by Al. Johns ; arr. by W.H. Tyers.
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Image ID: 1256341

I've got chicken on the brain / words by Elmer Bowman ; music by Al. Johns ; arr. by W.H. Tyers.  [There's coons 'round town, they aint hard to find, would rat...] (1899)

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Image Title

:  I've got chicken on the brain / words by Elmer Bowman ; music by Al. Johns ; arr. by W.H. Tyers.

Alternate Title

: There's coons 'round town, they aint hard to find, would rather have a poke chop than have their right mind [First line of song]

Creator(s)

: Bowman, Elmer -- Lyricist
Tyers, Wm. H. (William H.), 1876-1924 -- Arranger
Johns, Al, 1878-1928 -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Warren, Fred -- Performer

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 8 p. ; 33 cm.

Notes

: Cover illustration features a band of chickens running across top of cover. Note 2.) On cover: a decided first-night hit with the popular comedian Fred Warren. Note 3.) Photograph of Fred Warren on cover.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1899

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1256341

Record ID

: 608606

Digital Item Published

: 6-1-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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