This sheet music is for the song “You Can't Be True, Dear.” Gerhard Ebeler wrote the original lyrics and Hal Cotton wrote the English translation. Hans Otten and Ken Griffin composed the music. The music was published by the Biltmore Music Corporation of New York City in 1948. The brown cover features a triangular pattern with an inset photograph of singer Ken Griffin who would have performed and recorded the song.
National Museum of American History
Location: Currently not on view
publisher: Biltmore Music Corp.
ID Number: 1983.0424.090
accession number: 1983.0424
catalog number: 1983.0424.090
date made: 1948
Physical Description: paper (overall material)
Physical Description: ink (overall material)
Measurements: overall: 11 3/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 29.845 cm x 22.225 cm
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place made: United States: New York, New York