“You Can't Be True, Dear” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “You Can't Be True, Dear.” Gerhard Ebeler wrote the original lyrics and Hal Cotton wrote the English translation. Hans Otten and Ken Griffin composed the music. The music was published by the Biltmore Music Corporation of New York City in 1948. The brown cover features a triangular pattern with an inset photograph of singer Ken Griffin who would have performed and recorded the song.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1948
publisher
Biltmore Music Corp.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 3/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 29.845 cm x 22.225 cm
ID Number
1983.0424.090
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.090
subject
Music
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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