Madie Scott (1887-1966)
Last updated: 01.09.21
p_scottmad.jpgIt is surprising that so little is known about this performer considering the large number of compositions located. All that can presently (August 2021) be gleaned about Madie Scott from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that she is featured on 11 works published between 1905 and 1919.
According to the Internet source given below, Percy L. Day writing of her recorded:
.... What is more, as a sand dancer, Miss Maidie Scott, who is 22, with a ripe and wide versatility acquired in drama, pantomime, music-hall business, etc., is par excellence
Surfers are welcome to contribute any further information about this performer.
Websites:
url15.gif Madie Scott (1887?-1966) comments on "The Girl from Japan" by footlightnotes.tumblr.com  

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cd15.gif  Your Own, Your Very Own: Stars of the Music Hall 1901-1929   flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
This list is arranged by title and contains 9 lyrics performed by Madie Scott. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by monologues.co.uk/musichall Keys: pdf15.gif
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url15.gif Bird on Nellie's Hat, The Alfred Solman (music)
Arthur J. Lamb (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
Ada Reeve (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Everybody Works But Father Jean Havez (words & music)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
Arthur Collins (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Father Keeps the Home-Fire Burning A.J. Mills (music)
J.P. Long (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Father's Got a Job Bob Cole (music)
James Weldon Johnson (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
Frank Seeley (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Never Meant to Be a Naughty Girl Reginald Tabbush (music)
Bay (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
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url15.gif If the Managers Only Thought the Same As Mother Ted Snyder (music)
Irving Berlin (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
 
url15.gif If the Wind Had Only Blown the Other Way Edna Williams (words & music)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I'm Glad I Took My Mother's Advice Unknown (words & music)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
N. Wallace (perf. by)
 
url15.gif School Strike, The Alfred Solman (words & music)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 11 songs sung by Madie Scott who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
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sm15.gif Father's Got a Job (1906) Bob Cole James Weldon Johnson (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
Frank Seeley (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Father's Got the Sack From the Water Works (1915) Charles Collins Terry Sullivan (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Mother Is the Leader of Society (1912) E. Denham Harrison T. Snyder (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
sm15.gif Everybody Works But Father (1905) Jean Havez(w&m) Madie Scott (perf. by)
Arthur Collins (perf. by)
Lew Dockstader (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Father Keeps the Home-Fire Burning (1917) A.J. Mills J.P. Long (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
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sm15.gif If the Managers Only Thought the Same As Mother (1909) Ted Snyder I. Berlin (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
Emma Carus (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Bird on Nellie's Hat (1906), The Alfred Solman Arthur J. Lamb (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
Ada Reeve (perf. by)
Thomas Q. Seabrooke (perf. by)
Ada Jones (perf. by)
Helen Trix (perf. by)
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sm15.gif School Strike (1915), The Alfred Solman(w&m) Madie Scott (perf. by)
sm15.gif I Never Meant to Be a Naughty Girl (1919) Reginald Tabbush Bay (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
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sm15.gif I'm Glad I Took My Mother's Advice (?) Unknown(w&m) Madie Scott (perf. by)
N. Wallace (perf. by)
sm15.gif  If the Wind Had Only Blown the Other Way (1909) Edna Williams Bessie Wynn (words)
Madie Scott (perf. by)
Grace Cameron (perf. by)
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