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This month: From 1910, a classic recording Ada Jones introduces By the Light of the Silvery Moon.
|Company||Edison's National Phonograph Company|
|Title||By the Light of the Silvery Moon|
|Performed by||Ada Jones|
Click here to learn more about this song's colorful composer Gus Edwards (courtesy of Murray Pfeffer's The Tunesmiths Database).
Click here to read a fascinating exposé concerning the song's lyricist Edward Madden and his Madden Music Company (courtesy of Phil Milstein's American Song-Poem Music Archives).
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