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Title: Hot A Yid A Vaybele -- האָט אַ ייִד אַ װײַבעלע
Author: Goldstein, Morris -- גאָלדשטייַן, מאָריס
Composer: Goldstein, Morris -- גאָלדשטייַן, מאָריס
Genre: Folk/Humorous
Subject: Marriage/Husband/Wife/Conflict/Incompetent/Food
Origin: Kammen JT 66
Transliteration: Rubin Voi 165/Kammen JT 32
Translation: Rubin Voi 165
Music: Kammen JT 32
Additional song notes: A Jew Has A Wife!
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 6851
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Hot a yid a vaybele, hot a vayb a yidele,
First line (Yiddish):האָט אַ ייִד אַ װײַבעלע, האָט אַ װײַב אַ ייִדעלע,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Kind On A Heym -- אַ קינד אָן אַ הײם
Author: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Composer: Lillian, Isadore -- ליליאַן, איסאַדאָר
Genre: Theater/Lament
Subject: Child/Divorce
Transliteration: Ephemera 1325
Additional song notes: A Child Without A Home
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 361
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: A kind on a heymele, an opgehakt beymele,
First line (Yiddish):אַ קינד אָן אַ הײמעלע, אַן אָפּגעהאַקט בײמעלע,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Bisl Libe Un A Bisele Glik -- אַ ביסעלע ליבע און אַ ביסעלע גליק
Author: Picon, Molly -- פּיקאָן, מאָלי
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Fate/Youth/Memory
Transliteration: Warem 22
Translation: Alb M-068(a)55
Music: Warem 22
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 20
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: A bisl libe un a bisele glik, di zun zol shaynen, nor af..
First line (Yiddish):אַ ביסל ליבע און אַ ביסעלע גליק, די זון זאָל שײַנען, נאָר אַף..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Beygelekh -- בײגעלעך
Also known as: Bublitshki
Also known as: Question
Composer: Traditional
Genre: Folk/Lament
Subject: Bagels/Rolls/Street Vendor/Occupation/Poverty
Origin: Alb G-035(b)/Alb B-007(c)/
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/Alb B-007(c)/
Translation: Alb B-007(c)/
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 2341
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Es rikt zikh un di nakht, ikh shtey a kranker un trakht,
First line (Yiddish):עס ריקט זיך אָן די נאַכט, איך שטײ אַ קראַנקער און טראכט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Glik -- גליק
Author: Meisell, Bella -- מײַזעל, בעלאַ
Composer: Olshanetsky, Alexander -- אָלשאַנעצקי, אַלעקסאַנדער
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Fate/Happiness/Love
Song Comment: From the musical "Der Letster Tants"
Transliteration: Warem 76/Alb W-031(a)Alb D-004(k)/Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-059(d)
Translation: Alb W-031(a)/Alb D-004(k)
Music: Warem 76
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 5702
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Glik, du bist gekumen tsu mir, ober a bisl tsu shpet--
First line (Yiddish):גליק, דו ביסט געקומען צו מיר, אָבער אַ ביסל צו שפּעט--
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Sha Sha Es Zol Zayn Shtil -- שאַ שאַ עס זאָל זייִן שטיל
Also known as: Oy Iz Dos A Rebetsn
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Author: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Author: Moskowitz, Joseph
Composer: King, Adolf -- קינג, אַדאָלף
Composer: Moskowitz, Joseph
Composer: Moskowitz, Joseph
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville/Humorous
Subject: Rebe/Rebetsn/Khasidim/Food
Origin: ML PYS 148
Transliteration: Alb K-007(b)/ML PYS 148
Translation: Alb K-030(b)/ML PYS 150
Music: Kammen Jaf 06/ML PYS 148
Additional song notes: Gottlieb credits Moskowitz as composer. Others credit King as composer,

Related information in folder 401:On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 11740
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Sha sha, es iz shoyn shpet, Oy, oy, der rebe geyt,
First line (Yiddish):שאַ שאַ, עס איז שױן שפּעט, אױ, אױ. דער רבּי גײט,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Papirosn -- פּאַפּיראָסן
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht
Also known as: A Kalte Nakht (Papirosn)
Also known as: El Chiclerito
Also known as: Freylekhe Yidelekh
Also known as: Sigaryot
Also known as: Kupite Papirosy
Author: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Composer: Yablakoff, Herman -- יאַבלאַקאָף, הערמאַן
Genre: Theatre/Lament
Subject: Occupation/Cigarette Seller/Misfortune/Family
Origin: Levin N 90/GYF 16/Alb L-023(a)/ML PYS 267/Alb F-024(e)/Alb G-035(b)
Transliteration: Levin N 90/Alb L-023(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 19/Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)
Translation: Alb G-013(c)/GYF 19/Alb B-046(a)/Alb L-023(a)/Alb F-036(a)/Alb A-036(a
Music: Levin N 90/Estella 10/GYF 17/ML PYS 267
Additional song notes: Cigarettes/Author was inspired to write song after seeing child peddlers during German occupation of Grodno in WWI. See liner notes Alb S-083(a)
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 12085
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: A kalte nakht, a nebeldike finster umetum, shteyt a...
First line (Yiddish):אַ קאַלטע נאַכט, אַ נעפלדיקע פֿינסטער אומעטום, שטײט אַ ייִנגעלע...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen -- ראָזשינקעס מיט מאַנדלען
Also known as: Shlof Mayn Kind Shlof
Author: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Composer: Goldfaden, Avrom -- גאָלדפֿאַדען, אַבֿרהם
Genre: Folk/Theatre/Lullaby/Viglid
Subject: Mother/Son/Metaphor/Occupation/Future/Raisens/Almonds
Song Comment: From the operetta "Shulamis"
Origin: ML MTAG 04/Alb K-014(a)/GYF 7/Alb L-023(a)/Alb C-015(a)/Vinkov 4 188/Sh Sh 37
Transliteration: ML MTAG 04/GYF 06/Alb D-004(k)/Alb C-015(a)/Alb R-001(a)/Alb L-023(a)
Translation: Alb L-023(a)/Bikel 99/GYF 7/Alb K-014(a)/Alb O-001(a)/Alb R-001(a)Sh Sh 36
Music: ML MTAG 05/Bikel 99/Vinkov 4 188/Metro Scher 20
Additional song notes: See Gottlieb, p. 43-44 for relationship to Berlin's "Blue Skies" See Ephemera 80 for singable English adapation by Edith Finell.

Related information in folder 189:On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 12946
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: In dem beys-hamikdosh, In a vinkl kheyder, zitst di almone..
First line (Yiddish):אין דעם בית־המקדש, אין אַ װינקל־חדר, זיצט די אַלמנה בת־ציון…
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Sheyn Vi Di Levone -- שײן װי די לבֿנה
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Love/Pop
Subject: Beauty/Moon/Stars/Confusion/Flustered
Origin: GYF 36/Alb F-024(e)/Alb T-004(c)/Alb M-059(a)/Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb M-059(a)/Alb M-057(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb T-25(a)/Alb K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 39/Alb T-025(a)/Alb K-059(d)/Alb B-076(a)/Alb M-059(a)/Alb K-081(a)
Music: Warem 182/GYF 37/Metro Scher 1
Additional song notes: Also translated on CD B-076(a)
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 13718
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Sheyn vi di levone, likhtik vi di shtern, fun himel a matone
First line:שײן װי די לבֿנה, ליכטיק װי די שטערן, פֿון הימל אַ מתּנה,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

Title: Vos Geven Iz Geven Un Nito -- װאָס געװען איז געװען און ניטאָ
Also known as: Vos Geven Iz Nishtu
Author: Meyerowitz, David -- מײעראָװיץ, דוד
Composer: Meyerowitz, David -- מײעראָװיץ, דוד
Genre: Theatre/Vaudeville/Lament
Subject: Aging/Memory
Origin: ML PYS 274
Transliteration: Warem 224/ML PYS 274/Alb J-024(a)1/Estella 8
Translation: Alb T-015(a)/Alb J-024(a)1
Music: Warem 224/ML PYS 275/Estella 8
Additional song notes: What Was Once Is No More
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 16680
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Erloybt lozt zikh dinen, oysredn mayn harts, tsu red ikh...
First line (Yiddish):ערלױבט לאָזט זיך דינען, אױסרעדן מײַן האַרץ, צו רעד איך פֿון...
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Vu Iz Dos Gesele -- װוּ איז דאָס געסעלע
Also known as: Vi Iz Dos Gesele
Genre: Folk/Love/Waltz/Lament
Subject: Love/Dwelling/Memory/Street
Origin: Alb H-007(a)/Jaffee Kam 13/Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/ Oyfn Veg 121
Transliteration: Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/Alb V0121/ Oyfn Veg 121
Translation: Alb S-062(a)/Alb B-036(a)/Alb V0121
Music: Jaffe Kam 13/Estella 6/
Additional song notes: Where Is The Little Street (Alleyway?)
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 16811
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Vu iz dos gesele, vu iz di shtub, vu iz mayn yingele vemen..
First line (Yiddish):װוּ איז דאָס געסעלע, װוּ איז די שטוב, װוּ איז מײַן ייִנגעלע װעמען..
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: Yiddish

Title: Vu Zaynen Mayne Zibn Gute Yor? -- װוּ זײַנען מײַנע זיבן גוטע יאָר?
Author: Meyerowitz, David -- מײעראָװיץ, דוד
Composer: Meyerowitz, David -- מײעראָװיץ, דוד
Genre: Theatre/Vaudville
Subject: Fate/Prosperity
Origin: Warem 253
Transliteration: Alb L-09(a)/
Music: Warem 233
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 16852
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Vu zaynen mayne zibn gute yor? Oyb nit zibn zol khotsh...
First line:װוּ זײַנען מײַנע זיבן גוטע יאָר? אױב ניט זיבן זאָל כאָטש זײַן אַ פּאָר
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Track comment: 08/23/11 RAF: Truncated

Title: Yosl Yosl -- יאָסל יאָסל
Author: Steinberg, Samuel
Composer: Casman, Nellie -- קאַסמאַן, נעלי
Genre: Theatre
Subject: Love/Desire/Attraction
Song Comment: See "Joseph Joseph" - English Adaptation
Origin: Alb K-068(d)/Alb K-007(a)/
Transliteration: Alb K-007(a)/Estella 6/Alb T-025(a)/Alb K-068(d)/
Translation: Alb K-068(d)
Music: Estella 6
Additional song notes: Also see "Joseph Joseph" for English adaptation
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 17839
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Yosl, Yosl, mayn khies geyt mir azhe oys nokh dir,
First line (Yiddish):יאָסל, יאָסל, מײַן חיות גײט מיר אַשז אַרױס נאָך דיר,
Track comment: 08/23/11 RAF: Does not appear to be on tape
Language: Yiddish

Title: Zog Zog Zog Es Mir -- זאָג זאָג זאָג עס מיר
Author: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Composer: Triling, Ilya -- טרילינג, יליאַ
Genre: Theater/Love
Subject: Courting/
Origin: Metro Scher 29
Transliteration: Metro Scher 8
Music: Metro Scher 8
On album: R-039(a)
Track ID: 18177
Artist: Tauber, Chaim Shmuel (Shami) טױבער, חיים שמואל (שמאי)
Artist: Triling, Ilya -- טרילינג, יליאַ
Artist: Ruth
Artist: Ruben, Jules, piano acc
First line: Zog, zog, zog es mir, ikh vil es hern shoyn fun dir,
First line:זאָג, זאָג, זאָג עס מיר, איך װיל עס בערן שױן פֿון דיר,
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)

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