Sam Chip (1881-1917)
Last updated: 12.04.22
p_chips.jpgAll that can presently (March 2021) be gleaned about Sam "Little" Chip from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that he has been featured on 4 works published between 1893 and 1903.
He was a vaudeville actor who partnered with Mary Marble in the 1890s.Of music hall interest is O! Flossie! Pretty Little Flossie! (1893) music Orlando Powell, words by Richard Morton and published by Francis, Day & Hunter, London W.C.2, England the lyrics of which refer to his diminutive stature.
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     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif O! Flossie! Pretty Little Flossie! Orlando Powell (music)
Richard Morton (words)
Sam Chip (perf.)
 
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pdf15.gif Nipper's Reply (1892), The W. Tilbury (words & music)
Sam Chip (perf.)
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This list is arranged by composer and contains 5 works performed by Sam Chip who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m) ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg Ching a Ling a Loo (1901) Max Hoffmann(w&m) Mary Marble (perf.)
Sam Chip (perf.)
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perf15.jpg You Are My Little Honey Bee (1903) George A. Nichols(w&m) Mary Marble (perf.)
Sam Chip (perf.)
Edward Marble (perf.)
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perf15.jpg O! Flossie! Pretty Little Flossie! (1893) Orlando Powell R. Morton (words)
Sam Chip (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Since My Wife's Been Away (1894) Orlando Powell Charles Williams (words)
Sam Chip (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Nipper's Reply (1892), The Walter Tilbury(w&m) Sam Chip (perf.) wvicon.gif