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The Show of Shows (1929) Poster

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Military March
(uncredited)
Music by Edward Ward
Performed by the marching cadets
Semper Fidelis
(uncredited)
Music by John Philip Sousa
Performed when the marching cadets with drums arrive onstage
What's Become of the Floradora Boys?
(uncredited)
Written by Ray Perkins
Performed by Ben Turpin, Lee Moran, Lupino Lane, Heinie Conklin, Bert Roach and Lloyd Hamilton, along with Marian Nixon, Sally O'Neil, Alice Day, Lila Lee, Myrna Loy, and Patsy Ruth Miller
Pirate Band
(uncredited)
Music by M.K. Jerome
Lyrics by J. Keirn Brennan
Performed by Ted Lewis and others
Lady Luck
(1929) (uncredited)
Written by Ray Perkins
Performed by Ted Lewis in the pirate scene
Also performed by Nick Lucas
Reprised in the finale
If I Could Learn to Love
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by M.K. Jerome
Lyrics by Herman Ruby
Performed by Georges Carpentier, with Patsy Ruth Miller, Alice White, and ensemble
Dear Little Pup
(uncredited)
Music by Ray Perkins
Lyrics by J. Keirn Brennan
Sung briefly by Frank Fay, but interrupted
Ping Pongo
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Joseph A. Burke
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Sung by Winnie Lightner
The Only Song I Know
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Ray Perkins
Lyrics by J. Keirn Brennan
Sung by Nick Lucas, accompanying himself on guitar
Your Mother and Mine
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Gus Edwards
Lyrics by Joe Goodwin
Performed by Beatrice Lillie, Frank Fay, Louise Fazenda and Lloyd Hamilton
My Sister
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Ray Perkins
Lyrics by J. Keirn Brennan
Performed by Alice Day and Marceline Day and chorus, with:
Sally O'Neil and Molly O'Day (Irish sisters)
Sally Blane and Loretta Young (French sisters)
Dolores Costello and Helene Costello (Mexican sisters)
Marion Byron and Ann Sothern (Italian sisters)
Ada Mae Vaughn and Alberta Vaughn (English sisters)
Viola Dana and Shirley Mason (Dutch sisters)
Singin' in the Bathtub
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Michael Cleary
Lyrics by Herb Magidson and Ned Washington
Sung by Winnie Lightner
Reprised in the finale
You Were Meant for Me
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Nacio Herb Brown
Lyrics by Arthur Freed
Sung by Bull Montana and Winnie Lightner
Just an Hour of Love
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Edward Ward
Lyrics by Al Bryan
Sung by Irène Bordoni, accompanied on piano by Harry Akst
Li-Po-Li
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Edward Ward
Lyrics by Al Bryan
Sung by Nick Lucas
Danced by Myrna Loy and ensemble
Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody
(1918) (uncredited)
Music by Jean Schwartz
Lyrics by Sam Lewis and Joe Young
Sung by Sid Silvers
A Hot Time in the Old Town
(uncredited)
Music by Theo. A. Metz
Played when the policeman writes the cyclist a ticket
Daisy Bell
(1893) (uncredited)
aka "A Bicycle Built for Two"
Written by Harry Dacre
Performed by a vocal ensemble
If Your Best Friend Won't Tell You
(1929) (uncredited)
Music by Joseph A. Burke
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Sung by Sid Silvers and Frank Fay
Jumping Jack
(1928) (uncredited)
Music by Rube Bloom
Played during the Black and White Dance
Your Love Is All I Crave
(uncredited)
Music by James P. Johnson
Lyrics by Perry Bradford and Al Dubin
Sung by Frank Fay, accompanied on piano by Harry Akst

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