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(If I am not at the roll-call) Kiss her good bye for me
Copyright 1917, words and music by George L. Boyden., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for the title song and "We won't be with you tomorrow" and "I hear my country calling" all by George L. Boyden., "Favorite American trench songs by Geo. Boyden"--Cover., "Millicent Pauline Clark, featuring at Red Cross benefit concerts"--Cover., Cover illustration: Color tinted photo of Millicent Pauline Clark holding an American flag and wearing a flag-inspired dress with odd crown or tiara / Boston Photo Eng. Co., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
America, here's my boy
Copyright 1917, music by Arthur Lange ; words by Andrew B. Sterling., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipit for 'In the sweet long ago' by Bobby Heath, Arthur Lange and Alfred Solman., "The sentiment of every mother"--Cover., Cover illustration: Soldier with older woman, presumably his mother, standing in front of an outline of the United States / André DeTakacs., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dear mom
Copyright 1941, words and music by Maury Coleman Harris., For voice and piano; includes guitar chord diagrams., Caption title., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dear mom
Copyright 1941, words and music by Maury Coleman Harris., For voice and piano; includes guitar chord diagrams., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for 'Hawaiian sunset' by Sammy Kaye and 'Minka' by Jay Milton., "Featured by Sammy Kaye"--Cover., Cover illustration: B&w photo of Sammy Kaye against a purple background with piano., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Every day is Mother's Day to mother
Copyright 1942, music by Jesse Greer ; lyric by Alex Gerber., For voice and piano; includes guitar chord diagrams., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for 'Wave that flag America' by Howard Acton., "Official Mother's Day song adopted by [the] National Committee on the observance of Mother's Day"--Cover., Cover illustration: Top half of Uncle Sam's head tipping his hat to the face of a woman, presumably a mother / McClelland Barclay., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
He was a soldier from the U.S.A.
Copyright 1914, music by Howard Kocian ; Words by J. Fred Lawton., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipit for "My skylark love" by Lucien Denni., "Suggestions by C.L. Cooke.", Cover illustration: Red, white and blue shield inscribed "Peace" at top of 3 vignettes: battle scene involving both cavalry and infantry units, with 7 different flags represented; a dying soldier bleeding beside a canon, his rifle on the ground beside him; a mother and young woman sitting together and weeping as they read their mail., "Respectfully dedicated 'To the men who are fighting across the sea, To the woman who weeps and waits, To the land of peace and the home of the free, To our own United States'"--Cover., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier
Copyright 1915, music by Al. Piantadosi ; lyrics by Alfred Bryan., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for "There's a little spark of love still burning" and "On the shores of Italy"., "A mother's plea for peace"--Cover., Teller, Sons & Dorner, New-York., Cover illustration: drawing of a mother embracing her son while sitting in a chair in front of a fireplace with her knitting on the table beside her and with scenes of a battle in the space above their heads; includes photo of Will J. Ward / Starmer., "Respectfully dedicated to Every Mother--Everywhere"--Caption., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier
Copyright 1915, music by Al. Piantadosi ; lyrics by Alfred Bryan., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for "There's a little spark of love still burning" and "On the shores of Italy"., "A mother's plea for peace"--Cover., Teller, Sons & Dorner, New-York., Cover illustration: drawing of a mother embracing her son while sitting in a chair in front of a fireplace with her knitting on the table beside her and with scenes of a battle in the space above their heads; includes photo of 'Chee-Toy of the Ching Ling Foo Co.' / Starmer., "Respectfully dedicated to Every Mother--Everywhere"--Caption., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier
Copyright 1915, music by Al. Piantadosi ; lyrics by Alfred Bryan., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for "There's a little spark of love still burning" and "On the shores of Italy"., "A mother's plea for peace"--Cover., Teller, Sons & Dorner, New-York., Cover illustration: drawing of a mother embracing her son while sitting in a chair in front of a fireplace with her knitting on the table beside her and with scenes of a battle in the space above their heads; includes photo of Ed Morton / Starmer., "Respectfully dedicated to Every Mother--Everywhere"--Caption., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier
Copyright 1915, music by Al. Piantadosi ; lyrics by Alfred Bryan., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for "There's a little spark of love still burning" and "On the shores of Italy"., "A mother's plea for peace"--Cover., Teller, Sons & Dorner, New-York., Cover illustration: drawing of a mother embracing her son while sitting in a chair in front of a fireplace with her knitting on the table beside her and with scenes of a battle in the space above their heads; includes photo of Mae Francis / Starmer., "Respectfully dedicated to Every Mother--Everywhere"--Caption., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I tried to raise my boy to be a hero
Copyright 1916, words and music by Frank C. Huston., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for "America, the land of liberty" by Frank C. Huston ; "La reve de danseuse" by Chas. F. Roberts ; "The speed king march" by Will B. Morrison ; "My sweet Pauline" and "Love's longing" both by Frank C. Huston ; "I love but thee" by Mae Wright Pittman and "I'm a nephew of Uncle Sam" and "My lost Lenore" both by Frank C. Huston., "For the honor of the U.S.A."--Cover., Raynor, Dalheim & Co., music printers, Chicago, Ill., Cover illustration: Soldier hugging his mother good-bye in front of a house with American flags over the porch and set against a red, white and blue background / E.H. Pfeiffer., "Dedicated to every being beneath the stars who loves the U.S.A.", Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I'd be proud to be the mother of a soldier
1915, words and music by Charles Bayha., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipit for "On my way to New Orleans" by Albert von Tilzer., Part of the chorus printed as text on cover., Teller, Sons & Dorner, New York., Cover illustration: A son dressed in an officer's uniform. He is holding his sword with his left hand while holding his mother's hand with the right. His mother has her left hand on his right shoulder / De Takacs., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I'm just an old vagabond
1898, words and music by Hattie Nevada., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits., Cover illustration: An old vagabond with a cane in a snowstorm holding a copy of the song's sheet music in his hand; also pictures a mother tucking a child into bed and a house by night., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
I'm just an old vagabond
1898, words and music by Hattie Nevada., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits., Cover illustration: An old vagabond with a cane in a snowstorm holding a copy of the song's sheet music in his hand; also pictures a mother tucking a child into bed and a house by night., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
If I'm not at the roll call (kiss Mother good-bye for me)
Copyright 1918, by George L. Boyden., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipit for "God spare our boys over there"., "To co-operate with the Government and to conserve paper during the war, this song is issued in a smaller size than usual. Save! Save! Save is the watchword to-day. This is the spirit in which we are working and your co-operation will be very much appreciated"--Cover., Cover illustration: Soldiers with guns and bayonnets in a trench with barbed wire fences around and above them is the image of a soldier embracing his mother / E. Pfeiffer., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Just before the battle, mother
Copyright 1864, words and music by Geo. F. Root., For voice and piano., Caption title., Includes advertising., Cover illustration: Small vignettes of soldiers and a mother at a grave and a family scene with a 'vacant chair' all surrounded by decorative filigree / Copcutt-Williams., Photocopy. Kansas City, Mo. : University of Missouri-Kansas City, 199-?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Little mother of the hills
1933, by the Vagabonds (Herald-- Dean-- Curt)., For voice and piano; includes ukelele chord diagrams., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for 'When it's harvest time in peaceful valley' by Robert Martin and 'When it's night-time in Nevada' by Will E. Dulmage, Richard W. Pascoe and H. O'Reilly Clint., Vocal trio arrangement with bass on cover verso., "Artist copy -- Not for sale"--Stamped on cover., Cover illustration: Drawing of a picture of someone's mother stuck up in a large tree overlooking a valley with inset photo of the Vagabonds / Burgard., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Memories of mother
Copyright 1913, words by John B. Ricketts ; music by John B. Ricketts, Jr., Title from cover., Cover illustration: Photo of an old woman reading a book, presumably someone's mother., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Mother
Copyright 1943, music by Keith Crosby Brown ; words by Dorothy Bassett Brown., For medium voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipit for 'Heart of my heart' also by Keith Crosby Brown and Dorothy Bassett., Cover illustration: Decorative filigree around the capital 'M' in Mother., "To our sons Sam and Peter with the U.S. Armed Forces.", Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Mother loves you so
1895, music by Sallie A. Massie ; words by Ruby Roberta Bridges., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits., "The latest success!"--Cover., Cover illustration: Photo of a woman rocking a child., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Mother o' mine how I miss you
Copyright 1927, words and music by Jack Burnett., For voice and piano., Cover title., Song lyrics printed as poem on back cover., "Sung with great success by Glenn W. Reed, concert and lyceum lyric tenor.", Cover illustration: Drawing of an elderly woman., "To the loving memory of my mother, my wife's mother, and all mothers who have passed to the life beyond, this little song is most repectufully dedicated by the author-composer"--Back cover., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Mother, the rose of my heart
Copyright 1927, music by Geraldine Cabell ; words by Nellie Mulford., For voice and piano., Caption title., Poem 'My mother's garden' by Nellie Mulford printed as text on cover verso., Rayner, Dalheim & Co. music printers, Chicago., Cover illustration: Drawing of a rose with the face of an old woman in the center., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Mothers of America
Copyright 1918, music by Lew Porter ; words by Harry Ellis., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for "Send back dear daddy to me" ; "When the moon is shining somewhere in France" and "Indianola" by S.R. Henry and D. Onivas; c.2. includes incipit only for "Indianola"., "As sung by the eminent tenor Mr. Harry Ellis"--Cover., Cover illustration: Drawing of 30 mothers' faces of different ages, all white save one African American woman; with inset photo of Harry Ellis., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
My mother's rosary
Copyright 1915, music by Geo. W. Meyer ; words by Sam M. Lewis., For voice and piano., Caption title., Advertising includes musical incipits for "Love me at twilight" by Bert Grant and "I was never nearer Heaven in my life" by Ted Snyder; c.2. includes incipit for "Soupirs d'amour = Love's sighs" by Pete Wendling instead of the Grant song., Teller, Sons & Dorner, New-York., Cover illustration: Small circular drawing of a mother holding her child close to her set in a drawn ornate frame with roses at the top / Al. Barbelle., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
My soldier mother
1917, words & music by Claude Othneil Robertson ; harmonized by H.A. Miller., For voice and piano., Caption title., Cover illustration: Woman saying goodbye to her soldier son while troops march past the house and she remembers her own wedding to a civil war soldier in 1863., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
My soldier mother
1917, words & music by Claude Othneil Robertson ; harmonized by H.A. Miller., For voice and piano., Caption title., Cover illustration: Woman saying goodbye to her soldier son while troops march past the house and she remembers her own wedding to a civil war soldier in 1863., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Only a mother knows
1916, words and music by Harry Beecher Stowe., For voice and piano., Caption title., Cover illustration: Song lyrics printed as text with rose buds as border., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
She'll always remember
Copyright 1942, words & music by Eddie Pola, Johnny Marks., For voice and piano; includes chord diagrams for guitar and chord symbols for ukulele and banjo., Caption title., Includes advertising., "Introduced by Kate Smith, Jan. 23, 1942"--Cover., Cover illustration: Drawing of a child playing with toy soldiers with an outline of a soldier and stars above him with inset photo of Kate Smith / Im-Ho., Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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