Composer

Shelton Brooks

Files

Download

Download Full Text (2.9 MB)

Cover Illustration

Illustration of three couples dancing; photo of man smiling

First Line of Song

I've got some good news, Honey, An invitation to the Darktown Ball

First Line of Chorus

I'll be down to get you in a taxi honey You better be ready about half past eight

Publication Date

1917

Publisher

Will Rossiter.

Performance Medium

Piano; voice

Music Genre

Minstrel

Object Type

text

Format (Original)

1 score (4 p.) ; 35 cm.

Format (Digital)

PDF

Physical ID#

32278009347117

Digital ID#

00934117-1917

Location of Original

Box 5, Folder 3, Piece 5

Repository

Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, e-mail sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

The Darktown Strutter's Ball

Share

COinS
 
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.