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Collection of popular airs as arranged and played only by Mrs. Joe Person

Date: 1889 | Identifier:
The first of three known variants of Alice Person's fifteen-piece collection of published piano arrangements of folk tunes. Front cover includes a portrait of Alice Person. Published by Hume, Minor & Co., Richmond, Va. and Mrs. Joe Person, Kittrell, N.C. Contents: Italian waltz -- Weird waltz and polka -- Polka -- Carolina racket -- 'Liza Jane -- Nelly Bly -- Shoo fly -- Dance, the boatman dance -- I'll bet my money on the bob-tail nag -- I'm gwine down town -- Dixie -- De year of jubilo -- Billy in the low grounds -- Oh! Carry me back -- Walk around. more...