• Fifty-fifty

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | 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 ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Ich bleib a bucher

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "I'll remain as a boy/lad" from "The Green/Naïve boy" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky. Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. "It's more fun and less trouble to be a boy than a girl." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). from the operetta "The Green Boy" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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  • Malkes-malkes

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lashings, lashing" from "Teacher of the golden rule" "As written in the Scriptures, there is punishments for those who transgress, espically for hypocrites who say one thing and do another." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Rav hakolel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Abramowitz, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Yeder einer streikt a tzind

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 31 cm. | "Everyone strikes a little/goes out on a strike" from "Two cantors" Libretto: Hyman Kalmanowitz and Boris Thomashefsky "These days everyone strikes. The waiters strike just while you are eating in a restaurant, and even the actors have a strike on a stage during a performance." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From ...

    • Contributor: Harry Thomashefsky - Thomashefsky Theater - Wohl, Herman - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Sholem beias

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Peacefull house" (also known as "Home, sweet home") from "The wedding day." Libretto: Joesph Brody "Lucky is the man who has the blessings of a tranquil home, and a good family." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Yom hakhupeh" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Hamavdil

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Prayer for the conclusion of the Sabbath day (at nightfall)" "May the holiness oand healing of the Sabbath remain with us throughout the coming week." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Meyerowitz, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • The rabbi's melody

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | Two songs: Our dear rabbi and The new time/modern era "Sing a spiritual melody in honor of the rabbi." "In America, it is a new era, the time for freedom, equality, and love." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph M. Rumshisky - Edelstein's Second Ave. Theater - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Hornstein, Samuel
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Die tnoyim and Gute nacht

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Performed by Jacob P. Adler and Sara Adler. "The contract of engagement (to marry)" and "Goodnight" from "God's punishment." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Gotts Stroff." (General). Violin part only. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Russian polka

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Once in May." Libretto: Morris Schwartz. "How well I remember those lovely dance steps from the olden days. Come now, eveyrone dance, and be happy together." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Maytime" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Wilner's Irving Place Theater - Max R. Wilner and Morris Schwartz - Schwartz, Maurice - Sandler, Peretz
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Dus yussemil

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little orphan (boy)" from "Son of my people." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from the opera "Ben ami" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • The lonely war bride

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "When he left her, he wrote from the battlefield of his eternal love. Now her groom has perished in battle. Lamenting, she longs to join him in the grave." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Russotto, H. - Zavodnik, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Shpielt mir klesmoremlech

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Play for me, musicians." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Shpielt mir klesmoremlech -- The Bride-Groom's March -- Here comes the bride -- A freilach -- A gute nacht. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Kammen, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • The second wife

    sheet music | 20 p. ; 35 cm + 31 cm. | Libretto: Leon Blank Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Avi Yesoimim -- Kadish -- Der schidach is geschlossen -- Nor fun fun. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Blank, Leon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • In 100 yohr arim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "In one hundred years from now" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky. "One hundred years from now, people will be able to play to London and be back on the same day. I'll fly to France for lunch, Berlin for a matinee, and then on to Turkey for the night. By then, a penny will buy the world, ...

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Meyerowitz, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Moshiakh ben David

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Messiah, son of David." "Israel cries out for salvation and an end to oppression from the Hamans in every generation. May Almighty God send the Messiah son of David, to save us." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • The eternal flame

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "The flame of faith burns in a little lamp over the sacred Ark which holds the Torah scrolls. It is an eternal legacy from our ancient Holy Temple in Jerusalem." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Raskin, Philip M. (Philip Max) - Medvedieff, Jakov
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Besser is zu bleiben a moid

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Better to remain a maiden/unmarried girl" "One year after marriage, the hopeful maiden becomes a worn-out housewife. She's always at home, cleaning, cooking, with babies. Her husband says those are her duties, and goes to the theater. Better to have stayed single!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Reingold, Isaac
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • A Yid zu sein is gut

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "It's good to be a Jew." Performed by Nellie Casman. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Doctor, Rubin - Kammen, Jack - Kammen, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Yankele geht in shul arain

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little Yankele (Jacob) goes into the synagogue" from the opera "King Ahasverus" Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Konig Ahashverus" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • A tremp bistu, geh weiter, geh

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "You are a tramp, go far away" from "Dr. Almasada" Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden "Reingold added more verses suitable for vaudeville performances, updating this favorite song of the immigrants." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Dr. Almasada" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Reingold, Isaac - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • If I were to possess the king's treasures

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "I am richer than the king, because I have you my child, my sleeping baby. You will be a scholar, pious and good, a saintly person, worth more than all the king's treasures." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Persin, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Tates hit euer heim!

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Fathers, guard/protect your home." "Watch your children, and do not let them roam the streets. They are in danger of accident or crime. Newspaper boys, be especially careful." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Secunda, Sholom - Siegel, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Ten brothers

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh Shmerel with your fiddle, and Tevye with the bass, play a merry little tune in the street near our house." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Persin, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Ver vet kadish zugen?

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Who will say kaddish" from "Noble sentiments" (or "Tender feelings") Libretto: Max Gabel Sung by Jennie Goldstein--note on cover. "A mother knows joys and sorrows through her child. This mother's son was killed in the war. Now, who will chant the kaddish for her, after she also is dead and in the grave?" Source: Heskes, ...

    • Contributor: Max Gabel Theater Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Goldstein, Jennie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Brengt aher auer mamen

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Bringyour mother here (to America)" from "The golden time." Libretto: Shlomo Steinberg Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Performed by Sidney Hart (General). From the operetta "Die goldene zeit" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Max Mansky Co. - Lash, Isidor - Secunda, Sholom
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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