That's why darkies were born
African Americans, Musicals, Slavery
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For voice and piano, with chords for ukulele. From musical production: George White's scandals. Advertisement for "Guns" and other songs: p.  First line of text: Brothers! Sisters! When the world began. First line of chorus: Someone had to pick the cotton.
1 score (, 2-5,  p.) ; 31 cm.
De Sylva, Brown and Henderson
New York (745 7th Ave., New York)
Henderson, Ray and Brown, Lew, "That's why darkies were born" (1931). Vocal Popular Sheet Music Collection. Score 2664.
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