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    CONFEDERATE SHEET MUSIC IMPRINTS: COLLECTION OF FOURTEEN PIECES. All bound into one volume of 9.25" x 12.25", marbled flexible boards over cloth, previous owner's stamp on free front endpaper of "Mrs. C. D. Warner". Condition of music is generally about very good with expected wear and an occasional owner's name written on the cover; other flaws are noted below. The binding of the volume is separating but could easily be repaired. Consists of the following songs:
    "Gen. Lee's Grand March" dedicated to General Robert E Lee. Six pages, composed by Hermann L Schreiner, published by John C. Schreiner & Son and printed by J. G. Weeks, both of Macon, Georgia.
    "The Southern Cross". Words by St. George Tucker and music by C. L. Peticolas. Four pages, published by George Dunn & Comp of Columbia, South Carolina and printed in Richmond, Virginia.
    "When the Boys Come Home!". Words and music by Charles Carroll Sawyer. Six pages, published by Blackmoor & Bro. and printed by J. Patterson & Co., both of Augusta, Georgia. Page three/ four is bound in backwards.
    "Dixie Doodle, A Song" dedicated to "Our Dear Soldiers on the Battle Field." Composed by Mrs. Margaret Weir. Two-color printed cover. Six pages, published by P. P. Werlein & Halsey of New Orleans. Poor condition with several tears.
    "My Wife and Child Song". "Poetry by the late lamented hero General Stonewall Jackson" and music by F. W. Rosier. Two-color printed cover. Four pages, published by George Dunn & Comp of Columbia, South Carolina and printed in Richmond, Virginia.
    "The Bonnie Blue Flag". "Composed, arranged, and sung at his personal concerts by Harry Macarthy." Two-color printed cover. Six pages, published by A. E. Blackmar & Bro of New Orleans.
    "The Confederate Flag!, National Air". Written by Mrs. C. D. Elder with music by Sig. G. George. Two-color printed cover. Eight pages, published by A. E. Blackmar & Bro. of New Orleans. Staining and somewhat edge tattered.
    "Kentucky Battle Song". Respectfully inscribed to the Kentucky Brigade by Charlie L. Ward of the Fourth Ky. Regiment. Three-color printed cover. Four pages, published by B. Duncan & Co. of Columbia, South Carolina.
    "Carrie Bell, Ballad". Words by Captain W. C. Capers, C.S.A. and music by T. Von La Hache. Four pages, published by Blackmar & Bro. of Augusta, Georgia and printed by B. Duncan & Co. of Columbia, South Carolina. Staining.
    "I Cannot Forget Thee, Ballad". Composed by Albin Visher. Four pages, published by Blackmar & Bro. and printed by J. T. Patterson & Co., both of Augusta, Georgia.
    "There's Life in the Old Land Yet". Poetry by Jas. R. Randall and music by Edward Eaton. Four pages, published by Blackmar & Bro. of Augusta, Georgia and printed by B. Duncan & Co. of Columbia, South Carolina.
    "Gems of Southern Song- Vale of Rest". By Nelson. Four pages, published by John W. Burke of Macon, Georgia, printed by B. Duncan & Co. of Columbia, South Carolina. Some staining and tears.
    "Yes We Think of Thee at Home". Words and music by E. Clarke Isley. Four pages, published by Blackmar & Bro. of Augusta, Georgia.
    "Close Up the Ranks". Composed by a refugee in London. Four pages, printed by Geo. Dunn & Compy.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2007
    1st Saturday
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