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    Prohibition sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Prohibition is now the rule throughout the land. Congress has passed a law, and America forbids whiskey and beer. Therefore, no more drinking here. Instead, just put salt, horseradish, and vinegar in your cup." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Doctor, Rubin
    • Date: 1919

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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
    • Date: 1918

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    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
    • Date: 1917

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    A grus fun die trenches sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm | "A greeting from the (war) trenches." Performed by Anna Lillian. "I bring a letter from our boys in the trenches, a greeting from Uncle Sam's brave army." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Isidore Lillian - Lillian, Isidore - Secunda, Sholom
    • Date: 1918

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    Weyiten l'cho sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "And it shall be given unto you" from "Nathan the wise." Libretto: Joseph Gordin Performed by Jacob P. Adler and Rosa Karp. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. "Remember, God's children, the biblical blessings of spiritual sustenance in adversity, and of Jerusalem and Zion." (General). From "Natan, der vayze" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1909

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    Mameniu koif mir dos sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Mother, buy this for me." "Mother, don't buy me dresses or Jewels. Only he alone, as my betrothed, do I want." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Noted in volume as "Saul Schenker Co." Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1916

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    Oi tateniu, oi mameniu sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh dear father, oh dear mother, or the lively orphan girl" from "Her confession." Libretto: Joseph Lateiner Performed by Fannie Lubretzky. "Oh God, those who have their parents are so blessed. All alone, I must try to be happy." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Ihr gloybens bekenung" (General). ...
    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Altman, Hyman - Brody, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1912

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    Yudishkeit sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Jewishness/Judaism" "Celebrate the Jewish traditions, and observe our Judaism. Do not stray from your religious pathways." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Altman, Hyman
    • Date: 1909

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    America sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "America" from "The Neighbors." Libretto: Zalman (Solomon Israel)Libin. Performed by Jacob P. Adler. "Hurray for America, land of the free. Someone who came from Odessa could run for Congress." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from "The Neighbors" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1908

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    Ellis Island sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh Ellis Island, you portal to the free land, how fearful you seem! We've struggled and sacrificed to come to America. We tremble with our great hopes. Now here on this island, at the very threshold and in sight of our goal, we are told to stop and go no further." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1914

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    Der schwerd fin blut und treiren sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The sword of blood and tears." "God, look down upon this earth, and bring an end to bloodshed and suggering. Comfort all the grieving parents and lonley orphans of this war." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: The Star Music Publishing Co. - Spector, Nathan L. - Chramoy, David
    • Date: 1915

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    Zu hot ihr nit gesehen mein Moishe sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Have you not seen my Moishe (Moses)" from "The Polish Jew" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. "Moses took us out of bondage into freedom, and gave our people the Ten Commandments. Columbus found a new world in America, and now we have jouneyed to this golden land." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Altman, Hyman - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Date: 1910

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    Ale ovend sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Every evening, or the Jewish Ezra." Ezra is a name symbolic of the wandering Jew. "He said that he was alone, a singer from the distant land of Lithuania, where men die of hunger. She drew water from the well for him to drink, and then he went away. Now, each evening she returns to ...
    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Gelbart, Michl - Reisen, Abraham
    • Date: 1920

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    A heim, a heim sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Homeward, homeward (to Zion)" from "The force/power of nature." Libretto: Isidore Solotarefsky. Noted on item as being published by "Adler's Second Ave. Theater." Performed by Jacob P. Adler. "After two thousand years there is a homeland for our persecuted people." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "The power of ...
    • Contributor: David Meyrowitz - Meyerowitz, David - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1919

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    Die blumen krenze sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "The floral wreath." "One runs to a wedding with wreaths, joyful songs and dances; but those festive flowers fade as does life. The last dance is a solemn parade to the grave, where remains the final floral wreath." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1910

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    Weh dir kind von armuth sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Woe to you, child of poverty" from "Chantshe in America" Libretto: Nahum Rackow Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky "Slave of need, you must labor for bread from childood to death. All your life is a struggle to survive, a battle against poverty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Chantshe in ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1913

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    Aza mazel aufin kaizer sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Such (bad) luck upon the Kaiser" from "Live and laugh." Libretto: Morris Goldberg. Performed by Sam Rosenstein. "Uncle Sam is at war, and our brave Yankee boys will win." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Geleybt un gelakht" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: William Pasternal and the People's Theater - Wohl, Herman - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1918

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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
    • Date: 1908

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    Chantshe in America sheet music | 18 p. ; 35 + 31 cm. | Libretto: Nahum Rackow. Performed by Sam KestenSource: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Chantshe in America -- Weh dir kind von armuth -- Ich hob -- A man, a weib. (Content). Heskes number 580 Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1914

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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
    • Date: 1919

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    Mother's prayer sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Almighty God, protect my children from all the troubles and any harm. May they be safe from the tsar's cruelty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Small, J. L. (Jacob L.) - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1912

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    The queen of Sheba sheet music | 8 p ; 35 cm. | "Queen of Sheba." Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Performed by Mr. Ginsberg and Miss Shapiro. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Shlof balet -- March de Malke Shvo -- Shlome hameilachs zavoe -- Giter Brider nisht gechapt -- Men vet dir kein sach nit mit geben in keiver arein. (Content). Violin part only. (General). ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Date: 1907

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    Keser toiro sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Ornamental crown on the scroll of the Torah." "As a silver crown adorns the Torah scrolls, so does the Torah itself adorns our lives." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Motzan, Otto - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1912

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    The golden peacock sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "When a golden peacock flew far away, it lost its fine feathers. Pity the bride of a cruel husband. Oh, sad is Israel desolate in diaspora." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Beimel, Jacob
    • Date: 1917

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    Mensh, o mensh sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Man, oh man" from "A year after the wedding" Performed by Leon Blank, Rosa Karp, and Samuel Rosenstein. "Man, you are a slave to nature, but love will strengthen you." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "A yohr nach der chassene" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Friedsell, Louis - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1914

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