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Catalog Number 1987.10.043c
Title Lyrics
Object Type Papers, Personal
Collection Louis Armstrong Collection
Description Photocopies of two sheets of paper on which Louis handwrote the lyrics to "I'm a Red Hot Papa" and "I Surrender Dear." In addition to the lyrics, Louis wrote the performance routines down as well, notating "stop choruses," "drum break," etc. Folder also contains three Decca booklets from the 1950s with they lyrics in English and Japanese for "Kiss of Fire," "I'll Walk Alone," "Your Cheatin' Heart," "Congratulations to Someone," "Chlo-E" and "Listen to the Mocking Bird."
Search Terms Louis Armstrong and His All Stars
Year Range from 1952.0
Year Range to 1953.0
Accession number 1987.10