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Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries

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Piano and voice, ukulele, guitar, banjo
Portraits, Optimism, Wealth, Happiness. Lester S. Levy Collection. 5 pages. Published by Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries (LV.6544).

Item Number: LV.6544

Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries. Music and Lyrics by Lew Brown and Ray Henderson. Published 1931 by De Sylva, Brown and Henderson, Inc., 745 Seventh Ave. in New York. Composition of introduction and chorus with piano and voice, ukulele, guitar, banjo instrumentation. Subject headings for this piece include Portraits, Optimism, Wealth, Happiness. First line reads "People are queer, they're always crowing, scrambling and rushing about.".

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