Notated Music Fifty-fifty

About this Item

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
-  Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
-  Songs and Music
-  Popular Songs of the Day
-  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
LC Classification
Music Division, Heskes Collection, Box 10 - 720
Online Format
image
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Rumshinsky, Joseph, and Louis Gilrod. Fifty-Fifty. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1917. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182305/. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Rumshinsky, J. & Gilrod, L. (1917) Fifty-Fifty. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182305/.

MLA citation style:

Rumshinsky, Joseph, and Louis Gilrod. Fifty-Fifty. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1917. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182305/>.