1921’s hit musical review at the Winter Garden

“Passing Show of 1921” was kind of the Shubert version of the popular Ziegfeld Follies, a big-budget musical review with lots of pretty girls, gaudy costumes, and novelty numbers at Broadway’s relatively new Winter Garden theatre.

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I have no idea what “In Little Old New York” sounds like, but judging from the lyrics supplied by the sheet music here, it’s probably appropriately sappy and sentimental:

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