Format Notated Music
Contributors Gilrod, Louis
Hebrew Publishing Company
Rumshinsky, Joseph
Dates 1917
Location New York
United States
Language Yiddish
Subjects Immigration and Migration
Jews
Popular Music
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
Songs, Yiddish
Title
Fifty-fifty
Contributor Names
Rumshinsky, Joseph -- 1881-1956 (composer)
Gilrod, Louis -- 1879-1930 (lyricist)
Created / Published
Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1917.
Subject Headings
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Popular music -- United States
-  popular songs of the day
-  songs and music
-  immigration and migration
Notes
-  Libretto: S. Kornblith "I have a system, fifty, fifty, meaning everything always half for me. I was a streetcare conductor and collected fares, fifty, fifty. I sold suits in a department store, fifty, fifty. Now I want to collect the governments taxes, fifty, fifty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General)
-  From the operetta "Uptown, Downtown" (General)
Form
sheet music
Extent
4 p. ; 35 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200182305/mets.xml
LC Classification
Music Division, Heskes Collection, Box 10 - 720


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