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Musical Concert Program - SS President Monroe - 20 July 1922

Front Cover, Musical Concert Program on Board the SS President Monroe on 20 July 1920 in Aid of Seamen's Charities.

Front Cover, Musical Concert Program on Board the SS President Monroe on 20 July 1920 in Aid of Seamen's Charities. GGA Image ID # 12b45be839

Early United States Lines Musical Program to raise funds for various seamen's charities, on board the SS President Monroe, performed for cabin class passengers in the Veranda Cafe on 20 July 1920.

CONCERT IN VERANDA CAFE

July 20th, 1922 AT 8.30 P.M. In Aid of Seamen’s Charities

BY KIND PERMISSION OP COMMANDER: M.L. PITTMAN, USNRF

COMMITTEE IN CHARGE:

  • MISS DEARBORN
  • MR. SCHOFIELD
  • MISS BARTLETT
  • MRS. PETERS
  • DR. LANDRUM, CHAIRMAN

Participants in Seamen's Charity Fund:

  • HOME FOR DESTITUTE CHILDREN
  • SALVATION ARMY
  • SAILOR’S SNUG HARBOR
  • SEAMEN’S FRIENDLY SOCIETY
  • SEAMEN’S CHURCH INSTITUTE
  • SEAMEN’S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION
  • AMERICAN MERCHANT MARINE LIBRARY ASSN.
  • MERCHANT SEAMEN’S BRANCH Y. M. C. A.

PROGRAMME

  • “Chant Polonais“ (Chopin-Liszt)  by Miss Anne Hull
  • Recitation by Mrs. W. A. King
  • “Kashmiri Song” (Amy Woodford Finder)  by  Miss M. Traugott (accompanied by Miss Geraldine Bartlett)
  • “Caro mio ben” (Giordani) and “Fair Springtide” (Mac Dowell) by Christopher Hayes (accompanied by Herbert Peyser)
  • Sleight of Hand  by Dr. S. H. Hodgson.

Intermission

  • “Ah fors’ e lui“ from “La Traviata“ (Verdi) by Miss Beatrice Mack
  • Reading by Rev. Dr. J. Cotter
  • “Sonny Boy“ (Pearl G. Curran) by Miss Madeleine Wilcox
  •  A vote of thanks to Commander M. L. Pittman by Rev. Dr. R. H. Pitt.
  • THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER

Musical Concert Program on Board the SS President Monroe on 20 July 1920 in Aid of Seamen's Charities.

Musical Concert Program on Board the SS President Monroe on 20 July 1920 in Aid of Seamen's Charities. GGA Image ID # 12b48bd12b

Back Cover, Musical Concert Program on Board the SS President Monroe on 20 July 1920 in Aid of Seamen's Charities

Back Cover, Musical Concert Program on Board the SS President Monroe on 20 July 1920 in Aid of Seamen's Charities. GGA Image ID # 12b4920e89

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