Violano Virtuoso Roll #2542

Violano Virtuoso Roll #2542

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Description (Brief)

This music roll was made by Mills Novelty Company in Chicago, Illinois, about 1926-1927. It is Roll #2542, playable in a Violano Virtuoso player. The tune list for this roll is as follows:

Roll #2542 - Hand Played Dance Roll
10654: But I Do You Know I Do (fox trot), Walter Donaldson, copyright 1926, Irving Berlin
10655: Smile a Little Bit (fox trot), Bob Mortan & Peggy Shevlin, copyright 1921, Henry Waterson
10656: A Night of Love (waltz), by Larry Spier, copyright 1925, Chappell Harms, Inc.
10657: There are Two Side To Every Story (fox trot), Billy Glason, Lester Lee, and M.K. Jerone, copyright 1926, Henry Waterson
10658: Thanks For the Buggy Ride (fox trot), Jules Buffano, copyright 1925, Zilla Moret

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Object Name
music roll
Mills Novelty Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: 5 1/4 in x 6 1/8 in x 17 1/4 in; 13.335 cm x 15.5575 cm x 43.815 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
maker number
Credit Line
Gift of Lewis Graham
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