1929 vintage Rudy Vallee SheetMusic

Popular Dance music & sheet music song “ballin the jack” 1913 

"AFRICANA" 1903, vintage RAGTIME music_  Black Heritage cover art.

1938, sheet music song by GENE AUTRY _ “You’re the Only Star”

Yes, it’s a cowboy song, it’s a western tune - by a movie star - - - but it’s sikmply nice.  I enjoyh playing it on the piano and it can make a bad day or the blues go away for a while.

1940_ The Same Old Story _ song sheet music

1940’s sheet music “I STILL get a THRILL”,

picture of singer Francis Craig

1941 sheet usic of the folk song Mexican Hat Dance  -

"Oh You Beautiful Dol"l_ 1947 - movie sheet music  ’Dardanella’ firts publikshed in the roaring 20s.
First published in 1919, band leader Ben Selvin (1898–1980) did a 1920s nstrumental record version of Dardanella. The song held the No. 1 spot on the U.S. charts for 13 weeks, and sold a seemingly incredible five million copies. "Oh You Beautiful Dol"l_ 1947 - movie sheet music  ’Dardanella’ firts publikshed in the roaring 20s.
First published in 1919, band leader Ben Selvin (1898–1980) did a 1920s nstrumental record version of Dardanella. The song held the No. 1 spot on the U.S. charts for 13 weeks, and sold a seemingly incredible five million copies.

"Oh You Beautiful Dol"l_ 1947 - movie sheet music  ’Dardanella’ firts publikshed in the roaring 20s.

First published in 1919, band leader Ben Selvin (1898–1980) did a 1920s nstrumental record version of Dardanella. The song held the No. 1 spot on the U.S. charts for 13 weeks, and sold a seemingly incredible five million copies.

Sheet Music, (c. 1953) priinted in England with Marilyn Monroe’s picture on it (that shoujld help the  sales - they said!! probably it did, but itwas a hit song without any help from Hollywood.

1922 sheet music “Ray of Sunshine” 

Charlotte Greenwood, 1922