A short score for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of this lead sheet. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, brittle.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popualr Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Hard times is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in c minor concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand.
Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "I'm a striver from up on striver's row ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.