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Creator : Fewster, Jack
Place Of Creation : Adelaide, S.Aust.
Publisher : J. Fewster?
Date of creation : [1919?]
Additional Creator : Cheer-up Society (S. Aust.)
Format : Sheet music
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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The 1920s was a boom time for local songwriters. In South Australia the most prolific was Jack Fewster who wrote in association with Tom King. From 1922 until 1940 they wrote over 200 songs and a number of musicals including Footnotes, Dutini and Juanita.

This piece was included on the tour of the Cheer-up Society's Concert Party. The Cheer-Up Society was a South Australian organisation that provided recreational facilities for Australian and Allied service personnel.

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Coverage year : [1919]
Further reading :

Depasquale, Paul. Jack Fewster (1893-1949) : a search for the man and his work, Oaklands Park, S. Aust. : Pioneer Books, 1998

From Colonel Light into the footlights : the performing arts in South Australia from 1836 to the present , Norwood, S. Aust. : Pagel Books, 1988

Cheer-up Society. Upon the termination of the activities of the Cheer Up Society 1939-1946 the society presents to its members this historical souvenir, [Adelaide : The Society, 1946]

Mills, Frederick J. Cheer up : a story of war work, Adelaide : Cheer-up Society, Board of Management, 1920 (Adelaide : W.K. Thomas)

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