James Thornton  (1861-1938)
Last updated: 31.08.21
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James Thornton  (1861-1938) has at least 10 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Bridge of Sighs, The
Music by: James Thornton.
Publisher: M. Witmark and Sons
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Printed: 1900. Sheet Music 5 pages.
b001i2iql4_m.jpgDon't Give Up the Old Love For the New
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Perf. by: Bonnie Thornton
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
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Printed: 1896. Sheet Music.
It Don't Seem Like the Same Old Smile
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Perf. by: Bonnie Thornton
Publisher: Chas. Sheard & Co.
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Printed: 1896. Sheet Music 5 pages.
Living Pictures
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
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  Printed: 1894. Sheet Music 5 pages.
b06xfjy6kg_m.jpgOn the Benches in the Park
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Perf. by: Bonnie Thornton
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
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Printed: 1896. Sheet Music.
b06xfjfpl8_m.jpgShe May Have Seen Better Days
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Perf. by: W. H. Windom
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
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Printed: 1894. Sheet Music 5 pages.
Streets of Cairo, The
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Perf. by: Ellaline Terriss, Bonnie Thornton
Publisher: Frank Harding
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Printed: 1893. Sheet Music 5 pages.
There's a Little Star Shining For You
Music by: James Thornton.
Perf. by: Bonnie Thornton
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
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  Printed: 1898. Sheet Music 5 pages.
There's a Mother Always Waiting You at Home, Sweet Home
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Dresser
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Printed: 1903. Sheet Music 5 pages.
When You Were Sweet Sixteen
Words and Music by: James Thornton.
Perf. by: Bonnie Thornton
Publisher: M. Witmark and Sons
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Printed: 1898. Sheet Music 3 pages.
This list is arranged by title and contains 5 lyrics performed by James Thornton. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by monologues.co.uk/musichall
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif Keeley Cure, The James Thornton (words & music)
Sam Bell (perf. by)
 
url15.gif On the Benches in the Park James Thornton (words & music)
R. G. Knowles (perf. by)
Fannie Leslie (perf. by)
 
url15.gif She May Have Seen Better Days James Thornton (words & music)
J. Thornton (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Streets of Cairo, The James Thornton (words & music)
Ellaline Terriss (perf. by)
Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)
 
url15.gif When You Were Sweet Sixteen James Thornton (words & music)
Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)
Hamilton Hill (perf. by)
Julius P. Witmark (perf. by)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 1 song sung by James Thornton 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)
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
sm15.gif She May Have Seen Better Days (1894) James Thornton(w&m) W. H. Windom (perf. by)
J. Thornton (perf. by)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 27 works by James Thornton (1861-1938). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Remember Poor Mother at Home (w&m) 1883  wvicon.gif
Irish Jubilee, The 1890 Chas B Lawlor (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm the Man That Wrote Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom- De-Ay (w&m) 1892  wvicon.gif
Keeley Cure, The 1892 John Stromberg (words)
Sam Bell (perf. by)
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My Sweetheart's the Man in the Moon (w&m) 1892 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
When the Days Grow Longer 1892 arr.: George Rosey  wvicon.gif
Man That Brought Columbus Over Here, The 1893  wvicon.gif
Streets of Cairo, The (w&m) 1893 Ellaline Terriss (perf. by)
Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)
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When Summer Comes Again 1893 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Living Pictures (w&m) 1894  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Maggie Mooney 1894  wvicon.gif
She May Have Seen Better Days (w&m) 1894 W. H. Windom (perf. by)
J. Thornton (perf. by)
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Climbing Up to Heaven on a Moonbeam (w&m) 1895  wvicon.gif
Don't Give Up the Old Love For the New (w&m) 1896 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Going For a Pardon 1896 Clara Hauenschild (words)
Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)
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It Don't Seem Like the Same Old Smile (w&m) 1896 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Let Me Call You My Sweetheart Again 1896  wvicon.gif
On the Benches in the Park (w&m) 1896 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)
R. G. Knowles (perf. by)
Fannie Leslie (perf. by)
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Concert Hall Singer, The (w&m) 1897  wvicon.gif
There's a Little Star Shining For You 1898 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
When You Were Sweet Sixteen (w&m) 1898 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)
Hamilton Hill (perf. by)
Julius P. Witmark (perf. by)
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I Hope She's Doing Well (w&m) 1899 Bonnie Thornton (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Bridge of Sighs, The (w&m) 1900 Bernard Dyllyn (perf. by)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
There's a Mother Always Waiting You at Home, Sweet Home (w&m) 1903  wvicon.gif
He Sent Her a Piece of the Wedding Cake 1904 Arthur Lamb (words)  wvicon.gif
He Looks Just Like His Mother 1905 H W Behman (words)  wvicon.gif
Just For the Sake of Old Times (w&m) 1949  wvicon.gif