Audio Recording Happy tho' married : monologue ; Desperate Desmond : drama : (rehearsing the orchestra) : vaudeville specialty Happy though married

Desperate Desmond : drama
Desperate Desmond (Edison 50254-L)

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Title
Happy tho' married : monologue ; Desperate Desmond : drama : (rehearsing the orchestra) : vaudeville specialty
Other Title
Happy though married
Summary
Happy tho' married side: Presents a humorous monologue in Hebrew dialect in which a man describes the courtship of his future wife and their life together after marriage.
Desperate Desmond side: Presents a humorous monologue in which a man directs an orchestra in the use of musical sounds and motifs to represent the characters and action in a drama wherein the hero rescues the fair maiden from the clutches of the villian.
Contributor Names
Duprez, Fred. prf
Created / Published
Orange, N.J. : Edison, [1915?]
Subject Headings
-  Humorous recitations
-  Monologues, American
-  Amusements
-  Marriage--Humor
-  Courtship--Humor
-  Jews--United States--Humor
-  Ethnic wit and humor
-  Monologues with music (Orchestra)
-  Humorous music
-  Vaudeville songs
Genre
Humorous monologues
Humorous music
Vaudeville songs
Monologues (Music)
Notes
-  Edison: 3715-C-49 (matrix), 3720-C-44 (matrix); Diamond Disc no. on edge of disc: 50254.
-  Fred Duprez, speaker/performer.
-  Coupling date: 6/22/1915--Cf. Wile, R., 1978.
-  Acoustic recording, vertically cut.
-  Engraved labels.
-  LC copy: 3715-C-3-28 (1st side), 3720-C-4-6 (2nd side).
-  Summaries from American Memory presentation website, viewed May 2018.
Medium
1 audio disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
Edison 50254
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsrs/varsrs.e50254
Library of Congress Control Number
2018620420
OCLC Number
n272563188
Online Format
audio
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2018620420
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MODS Record
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Chicago citation style:

Duprez, Fred. Prf. Happy tho' married: monologue ; Desperate Desmond: drama: rehearsing the orchestra: vaudeville specialty. [Orange, N.J.: Edison, ?, 1915] Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018620420/.

APA citation style:

Duprez, F. P. (1915) Happy tho' married: monologue ; Desperate Desmond: drama: rehearsing the orchestra: vaudeville specialty. [Orange, N.J.: Edison, ?] [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018620420/.

MLA citation style:

Duprez, Fred. Prf. Happy tho' married: monologue ; Desperate Desmond: drama: rehearsing the orchestra: vaudeville specialty. [Orange, N.J.: Edison, ?, 1915] Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018620420/>.

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