Sheet music booklet, "The Josser's Cricket Club"

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Sheet music
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Brief Description
Large format sheet music booklet, made up of the front and back covers, and two double-sided pages. Front cover features a coloured engraving of a cricketer standing drunkenly at the stumps, bails flying off as a white cricket ball hits them. Above the picture is printed a title, "THE JOSSER'S CRICKET CLUB", and underneath, the names of the writer, composer, and further text, "SUNG WITH ENORMOUS SUCCESS BY / HERBERT CAMPBELL". Reverse features text, "HOPWOOD AND CREW'S LATEST COMIC SONGS", all with score. Handwritten on cover is a number, "11", with pages numbered sequentially, starting from 12.1.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 360 W: 265mm (H: 14 3/16 W: 10 7/16")
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Location
In storage
Registration No
M2887
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Mr. Anthony Baer

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