Violano Virtuoso Roll #2038

Violano Virtuoso Roll #2038

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Description (Brief)

This music roll was made by Mills Novelty Company in Chicago, Illinois, about 1922-1925. It is Roll #2038, playable in a Violano Virtuoso player. The tune list for this roll is as follows:

Roll #2038 - Hand Played Dance Roll
8638: Gray Morn (fox trot), J. Morris Ward & Clinton Standish, copyright 1921, Forster Music Publishers, Inc.
8639: Sweet Man O' Mine (fox trot), Roy Turk & J. Russell Robinson, copyright 1921, Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.
8640: By the Old Ohio Shore (waltz), Mary Earl, copryght 1921, Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
8641: Eddie Leonard Blues (fox trot), Val & Ernie Stanton, copyright 1922, Edward B. Marks Music Co.
8642: Thrills (fox trot), Eugene West, copyright 1921, Triangle Music Pub. Co.

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Object Name
music roll
date made
ca 1922-1925
Mills Novelty Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: roll: 15 in x 4 7/8 in; 38.1 cm x 12.3825 cm
overall: box: 5 1/2 in x 16 3/4 in x 6 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 42.545 cm x 15.5575 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
maker number
Credit Line
Gift of Lewis Graham
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