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The Flower of the Ranch   

Majestic Theatre , (4/20/1908 - 5/02/1908)
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Opening Date:Apr 20, 1908   
Closing Date:May 02, 1908 Total Performances:16

Category: Musical, Comedy, Melodrama, Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Tomahawk, California

Production Staff
Produced by Joseph E Howard Amusement Company, Inc.
Music by Joseph E. Howard; Book by Joseph E. Howard; Lyrics by Joseph E. Howard; Musical Director: Dayton C. Paine; Additional lyrics by Collin Davis; Featuring "(The Big) Banshee" by Frank Adams and Will M. Hough; Featuring "The Same Old Story" by Arthur Gillespie
Dramatic staging by Joseph E. Howard; Ensemble numbers staged by Ned Wayburn
La Petite Adelaide Waunetta
the dancing girl
Mabel Barrison Little Flower
a California bud
Joseph E. Howard Jack Farnum
the owner of Big Horn Ranch
Edward Hume Skivers
a tenderfoot from Maine
Frederick Knight Cheyenne Charlie
of the days of '49
Mart Lorenz O'Kinahoke
the Navajo Chief
Ruth Addington Miss Trust
friend of Margaret
Emma Amsler Broncho Buster
Camille Aster Broncho Buster
William Betts Judge Hopper
foster daddy to Little Flower
Ella Brandle Miss Understand
friend of Margaret
Jessie Buckley Broncho Buster
Margaret Davis Broncho Buster
Severin De Deyn Bob Brandon
the sheriff
M. Delaney Cow Puncher
Forest Doolittle Miss Behave
friend of Margaret
M. Fagin Cow Puncher
A.A. Klein Toni Miguel
a greaser
Camille LaVille Broncho Buster
Janet MacDonald Broncho Buster
J. P. MacSweeney Sergeant McGinty, U.S.A.
of the garrison at Fort Custer
M. Marion Cow Puncher
Lol Marlow Broncho Buster
Verna Miller Miss Taken
friend of Margaret
Ike Oliver Pete
the barkeep at Little Flower's shack
M. Pickering Cow Puncher
Leona Remington Miss Judge
friend of Margaret
M. Rogers Cow Puncher
Frederick Rogers Shorty
a cowpuncher
M. Short Cow Puncher
Earl Stanley Timberline Ike
a bad man from Farnum's Big Horn Ranch
Claudine Tienette Broncho Buster
John Todd Dick Spaulding
a graduate of West Point
Katherine Tormey Miss Fortune
friend of Margaret
M. Williams Cow Puncher
Alma Youlin Margaret Merron
the new schoolmarm
music by Joseph E. Howard; lyrics by Joseph E. Howard
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1Sung By
In the Shack That Little Flower Built Chorus
The Light That Lies in Women's Eyes Margaret Merron (the new schoolmarm) and Male Chorus
California, (Claremont)
(lyrics by Collin Davis)
Little Flower (a California bud), Male Chorus and Broncho Busters
Just Say You Care Little Flower (a California bud) and Jack Farnum (the owner of Big Horn Ranch)
The Round-Up Ensemble
(lyrics by Collin Davis)
Little Flower (a California bud) and Skivers (a tenderfoot from Maine)
ACT 2Sung By
(lyrics by Collin Davis)
O'Kinahoke (the Navajo Chief) and Chorus
That's What a Fellow Does When He's in Love Little Flower (a California bud)
Love Up a Tree
(lyrics by Collin Davis)
Skivers (a tenderfoot from Maine) and Chorus
What's the Use of Dreaming Jack Farnum (the owner of Big Horn Ranch)
In the Days of '49 Cheyenne Charlie (of the days of '49) and Chorus
ACT 3Sung By
The Garrison Ball Ensemble
Come On, the Music Is Fine Waunetta (the dancing girl)
(The Big) Banshee
(lyrics by Frank Adams and Will M. Hough)
Jack Farnum (the owner of Big Horn Ranch) and Chorus
The Pajama and the Nightie Little Flower (a California bud), Skivers (a tenderfoot from Maine) and Chorus
The Same Old Story
(lyrics by Arthur Gillespie)
Little Flower (a California bud) and Jack Farnum (the owner of Big Horn Ranch)
The Merry Widow Little Flower (a California bud) and Jack Farnum (the owner of Big Horn Ranch)