"When You Look in the Heart of a Rose," 1918

Title

"When You Look in the Heart of a Rose," 1918

Description

A piece from the Edwardian musical comedy The Better 'Ole or The Romance of "Old Bill." Based on the cartoon character "Old Bill," the musical depicts him intercepting a spy's plan and saving the men in danger. His actions are briefly misunderstood, resulting in his arrest, but in the end he is freed and given a medal for his bravery. The cover image depicts Arthur Bouchier portraying Old Bill.

Creator

Bairnsfather, Bruce, Arthur Eliot, and Herman Darewski

Source

Sheet Music Collection - The Filson Historical Society

Publisher

Leo Feist, Inc.

Date

1918

Rights

This image is issued by The Filson Historical Society. Property rights in the collection belong to The Filson Historical Society. The user is responsible for copyright issues. Permission for use of this image for ANY reason should be obtained by contacting Filson's Curator of Collections via research@filsonhistorical.org.

Format

Type

Still image

Identifier

SM 25-1238

Files

https://filsonhistorical.org/wp-content/uploads/SM_25_1238_web.jpg

Citation

Bairnsfather, Bruce, Arthur Eliot, and Herman Darewski, “"When You Look in the Heart of a Rose," 1918,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed September 18, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/633.