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When Erastus plays his old kazoo / by Sam Coslow, Sammy Fain, Larry Spier.

Local Call Number: MSS 526 f. 2183
Local Holdings LHCC
Author/Creator: Coslow, Sam, 1902-1982 (composer ; lyricist) -- More information
Fain, Sammy, 1902-1989 (composer ; lyricist) -- More information
Spier, Larry, 1901-1956 (composer ; lyricist) -- More information
Politzer, Irving, 1898-1971 (illustrator) -- More information
Title: When Erastus plays his old kazoo / by Sam Coslow, Sammy Fain, Larry Spier.
Published: New York (745 7th Ave., New York) : Spier & Coslow Inc., c1927.
Description: 1 score (5, [1] pages) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
See Also Title: First line of lyric: I've heard Chopin, Wagner, too
First line of chorus: Tain't no use to keep your seat
Object Name: sheet music
Collection Type: Books/Pamphlets/Serials
Process/Technique: printing processes
Materials: paper (fiber product)
General Note: For voice and piano, with ukulele arrangement.
Caption title.
At head of title on cover: A unique novelty song.
Advertisement for another song on page [6].
Cover illustration, in brown and orange, is a cartoon drawing of African American man playing kazoo / Politzer.
Local Note: "Carew-K" in pencil at upper right of cover.
Collection Theme: Music and Performing Arts
Subjects: Kazoo--Songs and music.
Songs with piano--Scores.
Popular music--United States--1921-1930.
African American musicians.
African Americans--Songs and music.
Notated music.
Collection: Part of MSS 526, William Russell Sheet Music Collection; Williams Research Center, The Historic New Orleans Collection.
Item Info.: Identification Number: 92-48-L.339.2183
Holding Type: special collection