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Fanny Brice - The Song Of The Sewing-Machine 1927

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Victor 21168 - Fanny Brice - The Song Of The Sewing-Machine 1927 - Recorded 12/20/1927 in NYC. Lyrics by Ballard MacDonald & Billy Rose, Music by Jesse Greer. Nathaniel Shilkret (Director) Fanny Brice (October 29, 1891 -- May 29, 1951) was a popular and influential American illustrated song model, comedian, singer, theater and film actress, who made many stage, radio and film appearances and is known as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Thirteen years after her death, she was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in the musical Funny Girl and its 1968 film adaptation.