[Dixielandjazz] Avalon sheet music

Phil Wilking philwilking at bellsouth.net
Sun Jun 19 11:42:05 PDT 2011

I have a collection called "Song Hits of the Roaring Twenties" which credit 
De Sylva and Jolson as lyricists. The copyright date is 1920 and is assigned 
to Remick.

I have a single piano/vocal sheet, also Remick, also copyright 1920, which 
does NOT credit De Sylva.

Phil Wilking

Those who would exchange freedom for
security deserve neither freedom nor security.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dick Baker" <djml at dickbaker.org>

> Does anybody have a published copy of this song that includes Buddy De 
> Sylva among the credits?  The original sheet (1920, Jerome Remick) credits 
> just Vincent Rose & Al Jolson, but a multitude of published sources say 
> it's all three.  Did De Sylva add lyrics to a later, revised edition?

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