Bessie Wynn (1876-1968)
Last updated: 31.05.22
p_wynnb.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Bessie Wynn was an American stage and vaudeville actress and singer born in Chicago.
She sang in church choirs until. 1899 when she first appeared in the chorus of Papa's Wife starring Anna Held on Broadway. She continued on Broadway and by 1907 she began appearing in Vaudeville with the Keith-Orpheum organization as a star. She continued with Keith's in Vaudeville until Keith's closed in the 1930s before retiring her own chicken farm.
She died in Towaco, New Jersey, US
Websites:
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  Title Composer Instruments/Issue
       
  MP3 File(s)
audioextmp315.gif I'd Love To, But I Won't T.S. Barron Edison's National Phonograph Company: 10441
audioextmp315.gif My Pretty Little Piece of Dresden China C. Johnson Edison Amberol: 346
audioextmp315.gif It's Hard to Find a Real Nice Man T. Sherman Edison Standard Record: 10278
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Just a Year Ago (1911) A. Gumble (music)
Harry Williams (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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pdf15.gif No One But Our Dear Old Dad (1916) H.I. Marshall (music)
S. Murphy (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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pdf15.gif I Want to Be There (1915) J.V. Monaco (music)
G. Clarke (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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pdf15.gif He Wants Someone to Call Him Papa (1913) L.F. Muir (music)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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pdf15.gif Dancing 'neath the Irish Moon (1915) H. Puck (music)
B. MacDonald (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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pdf15.gif Chic, Chic, Chic, Chic, Chicken (1913) D. Stamper (music)
G. Buck (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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This list is arranged by composer and contains 25 works performed by Bessie Wynn 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) ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg I'd Love To, But I Won't (1910) Ted S. Barron Bessie Wynn (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg In the Candle-Light - Song (1913) Fleta Jan Brown(w&m) Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Belle Story (perf.)
Bert Wainwright (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I'm After Madame Tetrazzini's Job (1908) Gus Edwards(w&m) Bessie Wynn (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg That's What the Rose Said to Me (1906) Leo Edwards B.F. Barnett (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Hazel Robinson (perf.)
Frank Morell (perf.)
Louise Le Baron (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Mary Canary (1904) Seymour Furth Ed. P. Moran (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Lovelight (1909) Melville J. Gideon Edgar Selden (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg On the Shores of Italy (1914) Jack Glogau A. Piantadosi (words)
R.M. D'Angelo (perf.)
Chee Toy (perf.)
Gertrude Cocut (perf.)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Laura Guerite (perf.)
Van & Schenck (perf.)
Josie Scott (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Somebody's Waiting For You (1906) Albert Gumble Vincent Bryan (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Dave Carter (perf.)
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perf15.jpg What Might Have Been (1908) Albert Gumble Dave J. Clark (words)
Manuel Romain (perf.)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Just a Year Ago (1911) Albert Gumble Harry Williams (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg  All That I Ask of You Is Love (1910) Herbert Ingraham Edgar Selden (words)
I. D'Armond (perf.)
Frank Mullane (perf.)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Della Fox (perf.)
Eva Shirley (perf.)
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perf15.jpg You Are the Ideal of My Dreams (1910) Herbert Ingraham(w&m) Anna Driver (perf.)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Arne Deck (perf.)
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perf15.jpg My Pretty Little Piece of Dresden China (1908) Cecil Johnson A J Mills (words)
Bennett Scott (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg There's a Light That's Burning in the Window (1915) Ballard MacDonald(w&m) Joe Goodwin (co-author)
Harry Puck (co-author)
Daisy Dormer (perf.)
Bob Buchanan (perf.)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg No One But Our Dear Old Dad (1916) Henry I. Marshall Stanley Murphy (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I Want to Be There (1915) Jimmie V. Monaco Grant Clarke (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg He Wants Someone to Call Him Papa (1913) Lewis F. Muir Bessie Wynn (perf.)
The Cornells (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Elsie (1907) Lawrence B. O'Connor(w&m) Bessie Wynn (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg And Then (1913) Hermann Paley Alfred Bryan (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Mae West (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Dancing 'neath the Irish Moon (1915) Harry Puck Ballard MacDonald (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
Daisy Dormer (perf.)
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perf15.jpg It's Hard to Find a Real Nice Man (1909) Terry Sherman Arthur Gillespie (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg  Darling Make Me Dreamy (1909) Alfred Solman Arthur J. Lamb (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Chic, Chic, Chic, Chic, Chicken (1913) Dave Stamper Gene Buck (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I Don't Want Another Sister (1908) Edna Williams Bessie Wynn (perf.)