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1915 They'd sooner sleep on thistles.

1915 [sound recording] ; They'd sooner sleep on thistles.
Champaign, IL : Archeophone, p2006.

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Additional Authors
  • Green, Alice (Singer)
  • Gluck, Alma, 1884-1938.
  • Harvey, Morton.
  • Miller, Reed, 1880-1923.
  • Harrison, J. F.
  • MacFarlane, George (Singer)
  • McCormack, John, 1884-1945.
  • Jolson, Al, 1886-1950.
  • Nielson, Alice.
  • Murray, Billy.
  • Kaufman, Irving, 1890-1976.
  • Burr, Henry.
  • Campbell, Albert, 1872-1947.
  • Murphy, Lambert, 1885-1954.
  • Collins, Arthur.
  • Harlan, Byron G.
  • Peerless Quartet. prf
  • American Quartet. prf
  • Prince's Band. prf
  • Lyric Quartet. prf
1 sound disc (19 min.) : digital, mono.; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
They'd sooner sleep on thistles
  • On container: ARCH 9011.
  • Compact disc.
  • Descriptive notes on container.
Event (note)
  • Recorded, 1910, 1914-1915.
Hello Frisco! (I called you up to say "hello!") (Alice Green - Edward Hamilton) -- Carry me back to old Virginny (Alma Gluck and Male Chorus) -- I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier (Morton Harvey) -- My bird of paradise (Peerless Quartet) -- It's tulip time in Holland (Two lips are calling me) (Harry Macdonough) -- You'll always be the same sweet girl (James Reed - J.F. Harrison) -- A little bit of heaven ("Shure they call it Ireland") (George MacFarlane) -- On the 5:15 (American Quartet) -- It's a long, long way to Tipperary (John McCormack with Male Chorus) -- Sister Susie's sewing shirts for soldiers (Al Jolson) -- Goodbye girls, I'm through (Raymond Dixon) -- They didn't believe me (Alice Green - Harry Macdonough) -- Home, sweet home (Alice Nielsen) -- The little Ford rambled right along (Billy Murray) -- He's a rag picker (Peerless Quartet) -- If we can't be the same old sweethearts, we'll just be the same old friends (Irving Kaufman) -- There's a little lane without a turning "on the way to home sweet home" (Henry Burr) -- Back home in Tennessee (Prince's band (under the supervision of G. Hepburn Wilson)) -- Close to my heart (Campbell and Burr) -- Down among the sheltering palms (Lyric Quartet) -- My little dream girl (James Reed - J.F. Harrison) -- Chinatown, my Chinatown (American Quartet) -- Alabama jubilee (Collins and Harlan) -- I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier (Peerless Quartet) -- Back to the Carolina you love (Al Jolson).
Call Number
*LDC 41860
  • 123418354
  • 123418354
1915 [sound recording] ; They'd sooner sleep on thistles.
Champaign, IL : Archeophone, p2006.
Various performers.
Recorded, 1910, 1914-1915.
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Added Author
Green, Alice (Singer) Performer
Gluck, Alma, 1884-1938. Performer
Harvey, Morton. Performer
Miller, Reed, 1880-1923. Performer
Harrison, J. F. Performer
MacFarlane, George (Singer) Performer
McCormack, John, 1884-1945. Performer
Jolson, Al, 1886-1950. Performer
Nielson, Alice. Performer
Murray, Billy. Performer
Kaufman, Irving, 1890-1976. Performer
Burr, Henry. Performer
Campbell, Albert, 1872-1947. Performer
Murphy, Lambert, 1885-1954. Performer
Collins, Arthur. Performer
Harlan, Byron G. Performer
Peerless Quartet. Performer
American Quartet. Performer
Prince's Band. Performer
Lyric Quartet. Performer
Other Standard Identifier
Publisher No.
ARCH 9011 Archeophone
9011 Archeophone
Research Call Number
*LDC 41860 Notes on file.
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