Piano and voice - Digital Download
Composed by Walter Donaldson. Caricatures, Tractors, Barrels, Cider, Dancing, Country life, City & town life, World War I. Lester S. Levy Collection. 3 pages. Published by Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries (LV.23390).
Item Number: LV.23390
How 'Ya Gonna Keep 'Em Down on the Farm (After They've Seen Paree?). Words by Joe Young & Sam M. Lewis. Music by Walter Donaldson. Published 1919 by Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co., Music Publishing, Strand Theatre Bldg., Broadway at 47th St. in New York. Composition of strophic with chorus with piano and voice instrumentation. Subject headings for this piece include Caricatures, Tractors, Barrels, Cider, Dancing, Country life, City & town life, World War I. First line reads ""Reuben, Reuben, I've been thinking," said his wifey dear.".
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