Arthur Guy Empey
Arthur Guy Empey (December 11, 1883 – February 22, 1963) was an American soldier, author, actor and filmmaker. He served with the British Army during World War I, and upon his return wrote a popular autobiographical book, Over the Top, which sold over a quarter million copies. He penned lyrics to several patriotic songs, and wrote, produced or directed several silent films including The Undercurrent (1919) and Troopers Three (1930).
Birth and Death Data: Born December 11th, 1883 (Ogden), Died February 22nd, 1963 (Wadsworth)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1918
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-21685||10-in.||4/18/1918||Your lips are no man's land but mine||Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-21689||10-in.||4/23/1918||Our country's in it now||Orpheus Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||77799||10-in.||4/29/1918||Your lips are no man's land but mine||Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||[Br cat 5221-a]||10-in.||approximately Apr. 1918||Your lips are no man's land but mine||Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Empey, Arthur Guy," accessed October 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110146.
Empey, Arthur Guy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110146.
"Empey, Arthur Guy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.
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