Lyric Sheet LOTTA LEE, by Bell + Co, c. 1870
Vintage Lyric Sheet from the Old West: “Lotta Lee”. c. 1870, San Francisco Lyric Sheet: “Lotta Lee”, Published by Bell and Company, San Francisco, CA, Very Fine.. The lyric sheet, 9” x 4.25”, is “Published and sold Wholesale and Retail by BELL & COMPANY, General Publishers of Songs and Ballads; Booksellers, Stationers and Periodical Agents, No. 639 Kearny Street, San Francisco.” The lyrics are printed in black down the center of the page with a decorative border surrounding. The chorus, though only printed once in its entirety, is repeated twice as follows: “Merry, warbling birds--joyous, happy birds--/ Oh! how sad your song to me;/ Merry, warbling birds--joyous, happy birds--/ O’er the grave of Lotta Lee./ Lotta Lee--Lotta Lee.” Minor folds; else fine..