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1941 Sheet Music Ballin' the Jack Dance Jazz Danny Kaye Jim Burris Chris ZSM4

1941 Sheet Music Ballin' the Jack Dance Jazz Danny Kaye Jim Burris Chris ZSM4

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"Ballin' the Jack"

This is an original 1941 piece of sheet music. Words by Jim Burris and music by Chris Smith. Copyright © 1941 by Edward B. Marks Music Corporation. The cover features an inset halftone image of actor and singer, Danny Kaye.


This 72+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is a music store sticker in the bottom right corner.

  • Product Type: Original Sheet Music; Two-Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9 x 12 inches; 23 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Explore the hit songs of the 1930's, 40's and 50's in this noteworthy collection of vintage sheet music. Swing to the cool rhythms of Glenn Miller with "Moonlight Cocktail"; dance to the popular jazz tune "Ballin' the Jack"; sing along with Arthur Godfrey to "A Marshmallow World"; and join the chorus to Al Dexter's hit country tune "Pistol Packin' Mama." Please note that while the music is complete in these items, many of these pieces are in a condition that we generally avoid in other types of ephemera -- e.g. with tears, spine separation, chipping, signatures, etc. However, this is common for sheet music and it is obvious from their condition that these items were "well-loved" and we offer them with as clear a condition summary as possible.