From 1906, the classic love song, In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree, as sung by the Columbia Quartette.
Many sentimental love songs of this period were among the most popular songs of their time as was the case with this month's selection.
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|01/2012||Annie Laurie||Quartette||The Greater New York Quartette||1899|
|12/2012||Auld Lang Syne||Quartette||Edison Male Quartette||1898|
|02/2004||Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming||Quartette||Knickerbocker Quartette||1908|
|10/2013||Good Old Songs||Quartette||Edison Male Quartette||1906|
|04/2000||Jerusalem Mournin'||Quartette||Polk Miller & His Old South Quartette||1910|
|07/2008||My Creole Sue||Quartette||Edison Male Quartette||1899|
|12/1998||O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fidelis)||Quartette||Columbia Quartette||1904|
|11/2015||Old Time Religion||Quartette||Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette||1910|
|04/2005||Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep||Male quartette||Original Bison City Quartette||1892-1894|
|12/2000||The Sleigh Ride Party||Descriptive selection||The Greater New York Quartette||1898|
|12/2010||Stop That Knocking at the Door||Quartette||Edison Male Quartette||1906|
|06/2014||When the Evening Breeze is Sighing Home, Sweet Home||Quartette||Edison Male Quartette||1903|
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