I Want You To See My Girl
Harry Castling & Fred Godfrey — London: Bert Feldman; Melbourne: Stanley Mullen, 1908.
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Introduced by Charles Whittle at the South London Theatre, 9 November, 1908, and sung by him in numerous theatres. Also sung by Rosie Bartlett in pantomime Robinson Crusoe, Her Majesty’s, Dundee (December 1908); by G.H. Elliott (January 1909), “who is creating a veritable furore with [the song]” (The Era, 16 January 1909, p. 25); by Nell Emerald in pantomime Sinbad the Sailor, Grand, Leeds (December 1908); by Miss Jessie Preston on tour in America (January 1909); by Ida Strattam in pantomime Cinderella, Grand, Cardiff (December 1908).
Bert Alvey (Beka Grand 40579, 1908)
Arthur Blackwell (Jumbo 307, 1909)
Jack Charman (Columbia-Rena 1080, 1909)
Stanley Kirkby as “Charles Lester” (Clarion 292, 1909) [cylinder]
Interpolated by Winifred Ward in pantomime The House That Jack Built (Marlborough Theatre, London, December 1908); by Nell Emerald in pantomime Sinbad The Sailor (Leeds Grand, December 1908); by Ouida Macdermott in pantomime Aladdin (Prince’s Theatre, Bristol, December 1908); by Rosie Bartlett in pantomime Robinson Crusoe (Her Majesty’s Theatre, Dundee, December 1908); by Dot Carey in pantomime Cinderella (County Theatre, Bedford, December 1908); by Edith Housley in pantomime Cinderella (Royal Theatre, Exeter, December 1908); by Roland Bottomley in Meynell and Gunn’s pantomime Cinderella (Australia, 1908?).