De Golden Wedding

Album: Songwriting Masters (1880)

Songfacts®:

  • This is a typical James Bland feel good "coon song", about an invitation to a golden wedding. By the time he wrote this, Bland's star was well in the ascent, an advertisement on the back of the 1880 sheet music says over a hundred thousand copies of "Oh, Dem Golden Slippers!" had been sold. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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