"Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive"


This sheet music is for the song "Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive," with words by Johnny Mercer and music by Harold Arlen. It was published by Edwin H. Morris, Inc. in New York, New York in 1944. This song was featured in the 1944 Paramount Pictures romantic comedy musical film Here Come the Waves, directed by Mark Sandrich and starred Bing Crosby, Betty Hutton, and Sonny Tufts. The cover features images of the stars of the film.

Publishing Date: 1944

Depicted (Sitter): Crosby, BingHutton, BettyComposer: Arlen, HaroldLyricist: Mercer, JohnnyPublisher: Edwin H. Morris & Company 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: 1984.1117.01Accession Number: 1984.1117Catalog Number: 1984.1117.01

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/ng49ca746a4-fac1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_681186

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