“Smile a Little Bit”

Description (Brief):

This sheet music is for the song “Smile a Little Bit,” that was written by Moe Schenck and composed by Bob Morton and Peggy Shelvin. The sheet music was published by Henry Waterson, Inc. in 1925. The cover features an image of a young girl wearing a bonnet with two red roses on it with a background of flowers behind her. There is an inset photograph labeled "featured by Cortez with Ace Bugode." The accordion was made by Augusto Iorio & Sons.

Date Made: 1925

Publisher: Henry Waterson, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0424.047Accession Number: 1983.0424Catalog Number: 1983.0424.047

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f456-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_670861

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