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Reminiscences of Herbert Hilliard Marks : oral history, 1957.

Creator: Marks, Herbert Hilliard, 1913-1960.
Project: Popular arts project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 35 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Music publisher.

Scope and Contents

The Edward B. Marks Music Corporation, 1894-1957: "Glow-Worm," "A Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight," "MalaguenĖƒa," "Tara ra boom de ay," "Parade of the Wooden Soldiers"; changes in song styles and music business practices; American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers/ Broadcast Music, Inc. dispute; recollections of Theodore Metz and Lorenz Hart.


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