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Title
Not the only one
Additional title: A parlor match. Not the only one.
Additional title: I always make the best of things, whatever may be tide, And as I jog along in life I keep the sunny side. [first line]
Additional title: I was not the only one, Oh dear no! I was not the only one There were others just as bad, so why should I feel sad? [first line of chorus]
Names
Hoey, William (1855-1897 ) (Singer)
Mayhew, John (1736-1811) (Composer)
Woodward, Matt (Lyricist)
Jerome, William (1865-1932) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Place: New York
Publisher: N. Weinstein
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Singers
Humorous songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover includes a portrait of vocalist, William Hoey, with cigarette and cane.
Content: On the cover: Sung with Immense success by William Hoey in "A Parlor Match."
Content: On the cover: Words written exclusively for Wm. Hoey by Matt. Woodmard.
Statement of responsibility: words written by Matt. Woodward [and William Jerome].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1b091a50-c58e-012f-d99c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1855: Creator Born
  • 1892: Issued
  • 1897: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Not the only one" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f310-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Not the only one" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f310-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892). Not the only one Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f310-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Not the only one