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AUTOGRAPH (COLLECTOR'S TITLE)

NOT WHAT WE GIVE, BUT WHAT WE SHARE.
FOR A GIFT WITHOUT A GIVER IS BARE.

Data entry tech comment: LINES DIVIDED BY KEYPUNCHER.

Where learned: NOT RECORDED BY COLLECTOR

Keyword(s): COUPLET FRIENDSHIP INSIGHT ; RHYME: AA

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 09-00-1968

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AUTOGRAPH BOOK RHYME (COLLECTOR'S TITLE)

THEY SAY THAT LOVE IS SIN/ I NEVER ASKED THEM WHY
BUT IF I SIN BY LOVING YOU/ I'LL SIN UNTIL I DIE.

Where learned: DETROIT

Keyword(s): QUATRAIN LOVE ; RHYME: ABCB

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

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SIGNATURE

MM[ YOURS, FOREVER AND EVER AND EVEN THEN

Submitter comment: CANNOT REMEMBER SOURCE

Where learned: BIRMINGHAM ; MICHIGAN, ASSUMED

Keyword(s): FRIENDSHIP ; PLEDGE

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 10-06-1967

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HOPE IS A VIRTUE LOVING AND TRUE,

BUT BEAUTY IS THE GIFT GOD GAVE YOU

Submitter comment: ITEM WAS WRITTEN IN THE AUTOGRAPH BOOK OF COLETTE BY A SCHOOLMATE.

Where learned: LOCATION NOT RECORDED BY COLLECTOR

Keyword(s): OBSERVATION

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 10-08-1967

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YOUR NAME FOREVER

HERE IS ONE LEAF RESERVED FOR ME,
FROM ALL THY SWEET MEMORIALS FREE,
AND HERE MY SIMPLE SONG MIGHT TELL
THE FEELINGS THOU MUST GUESS SO WELL
BUT COULD I THUS WITHIN MY MIND,
ONE LITTLE CORNER FIND,
WHERE NO IMPRESSION YET IS SEEN
WHERE NO MEMORIAL YET HAS BEEN
OH, IT SHOULD BE MY SWEETEST CARE
TO WRITE YOUR NAME FOREVER THERE.

Submitter comment: FROM THE AUTOGRAPH BOOK OF THE LATE CLARA MATHES, ENTRIES 1880

Data entry tech comment: ADDED COMMAS WHERE NEEDED AS WELL AS TITLE FOR VERSE.

Where learned: OHIO ; TOLEDO

Keyword(s): RHYME

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

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AUTOGRAPH VERSE

WHEN TWILIGHT DRAWS THE CURTAIN
AND PINS IT WITH A STAR
REMEMBER I WILL THINK OF YOU
NO MATTER WHERE YOU ARE.
1939 BIRCH TREE, MO.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; GROSSE POINTE

Keyword(s): FRIENDSHIP ; LOVE ; RHYME ABCB

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 03-01-1972

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FLOWERS MAY WITHER
LEAVES MAY DIE
FRIENDS MAY FORSAKE YOU
BUT NOT I. (UNDERLINED)

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; MISSOURI ; GROSSE POINTE ; BIRCH TREE

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00-00-1939

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A LITTLE DROP OF WATER,
A LITTLE GRAIN OF SAND,
HELP TO MAKE THE MIGHTY OCEAN,
AND ALL THE PLEASANT SAND (LAND?)

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

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AS SHIPS GO SAILING OVER THE SEA
SO SHALL I SEND MY LOVE TO THEE.
(SIGNED) S. M.

Where learned: OHIO ; TOLEDO

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00001800S

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SOME LOVE ONE AND SOME LOVE TWO,
I LOVE ONE AND THAT IS YOU.
(SIGNED) CLAIRIE STOCK

Where learned: OHIO ; TOLEDO

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00001800S

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I SAW YOU IN THE OCEAN
I SAW YOU IN THE SEA,
I SAW YOU IN THE BATHTUB,
OPHS, PARDON ME.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 07-00-1964

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MAY ALL THAT IN THIS BOOK APPEARS
ADORN YOUR BRIGHT AND HAPPY YEARS.
REVEAL FRESH BEAUTIES, AND EMBRACE
YOUR LIFE WITH LOVELINESS AND GRASS (GRACE?)

Submitter comment: FROM AUTOGRAPH ALBUM OF MAY DUGAN, IN POSSESSION
OF MRS. GALLOUP.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; BATTLE CREEK

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

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IT'S EASY ENOUGH TO BE PLEASANT
WHEN LIFE FLOATS ALONG LIKE A SONG,
BUT THE GIRL WORTH WHILE
IS THE GIRL THAT CAN SMILE,
WHEN EVERYTHING GOES DEAD WRONG.
(SIGNED) STANLEY PETRI

Where learned: NORTH DAKOTA

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00-00-1929

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ONCE IN A WHILE I'M LONESOME,
TWICE IN A WHILE I'M SAD,
THRICE IN A WHILE I THINK OF YOUR SMILE;
IT MAKES ALL THE WORLD SEEM GLAD.

Where learned: NORTH DAKOTA ; NEKOMA

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00-00-1930

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MY HEART IS LIKE A CABBAGE,
I'LL CUT IN NOW IN TWO
THE LEAVES I GIVE TO OTHERS,
THE HEART I GIVE TO YOU.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

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WHEN CUPID CALLS I MUST OBEY
SO I SEND MY LOVE TODAY.
YOURS TILL THE BUTTER FLIES.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00-00-1926

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MY POEM IS BUT A FRAIL BOAT
TO SAIL UPON LIFE'S SEA.
GOD SPEED ITS MESSAGE SAFE TO YOU
ALTHOUGH IT TRAVEL FAR FROM ME.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

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PEOPLE LOVE FLOWERS,
FLOWERS LOVE DEW,
SOME MAY LOVE OTHERS,
BUT I LOVE YOU.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; ROYAL OAK

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00-00-1937

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IF YOUR HEART LOVED MY HEART
LIKE MY HEART LOVES YOUR HEART,
BOTH HEARTS WOULD MAKE ONE HEART.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; ROYAL OAK

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 00-00-1937

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DEAR SADIE
THERE IS NOTHING BUT DEATH
OUR AFFECTIONS CAN SEVER,
AND TILL LIFE'S LATEST BREATH
LOVE SHALL BIND US FOREVER.
EVER YOUR FRIEND, LIZZIE WHITEMEYER

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; FENNVILLE

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Autograph Verse Tender sentiment

Date learned: 01-01-1891

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