Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
6 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Let the punishment fit the crime is contained in one of eighteen folders for "Mikado swing" consisting of 1 one page piano vocal score in A Major concert, and 1 one page piano conductor score and 6 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "My object all sublime, I shall achieve in time ...". Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts for 2 reeds - alto, tenor; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; bass; drums. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.