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'''Biography'''
Carrie Minetta Jacobs-Bond (August 11, 1862 – December 28, 1946) was an American singer and songwriter who composed many pieces of popular sheet music during from the 1890s through the early 1940s. She is probably best remembered for writing the song I Love You Truly, for which she became the first woman to sell one million copies of a song. That parlor song continues to be used at weddings over a century after its release.[1]Her song which experienced the highest number of sales immediately after release was "A Perfect Day" in 1910. Jacobs-Bond was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970. (Above is from Wikipedia - to see the complete bio use Wikipedia link below. )
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Carrie Minetta Jacobs-Bond was an American singer and songwriter who composed many pieces of popular sheet music during from the 1890s through the early 1940s. She is probably best remembered for writing the song ''I Love You Truly'', for which she became the first woman to sell one million copies of a song. That parlor song continues to be used at weddings over a century after its release. Her song which experienced the highest number of sales immediately after release was "A Perfect Day" in 1910. Jacobs-Bond was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.
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(Above is from Wikipedia - to see the complete biography use Wikipedia link below)
  
 
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==List of choral works==
 
==List of choral works==
 
 
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*[[Half Minute Songs (Carrie Jacobs-Bond)|''Half Minute Songs'']]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;(&nbsp;[http://artsongcentral.com/2007/bond-half-minute-songs/ {{net}}]&nbsp;)  
*[[Half Minute Songs (Carrie Jacobs-Bond)|''Half Minute Songs'']]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;(&nbsp; [http://artsongcentral.com/2007/bond-half-minute-songs/ {{net}}] &nbsp;)  
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*[[I Love You Truly (Carrie Jacobs-Bond)|''I Love You Truly'']]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;(&nbsp;[http://artsongcentral.com/2007/bond-i-love-you-truly/ {{net}}]&nbsp;)  
 
 
*[[I Love You Truly (Carrie Jacobs-Bond)|''I Love You Truly'']]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;(&nbsp; [http://artsongcentral.com/2007/bond-i-love-you-truly/ {{net}}] &nbsp;)  
 
  
  
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==External links==
 
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrie_Jacobs-Bond Wikipedia article on Carrie Jacobs-Bond. ]
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[[Category:1862 births|Jacobs-Bond, Carrie]]
 
[[Category:1862 births|Jacobs-Bond, Carrie]]

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Born: 11 August 1862

Died: 28 December 1946

Biography Carrie Minetta Jacobs-Bond was an American singer and songwriter who composed many pieces of popular sheet music during from the 1890s through the early 1940s. She is probably best remembered for writing the song I Love You Truly, for which she became the first woman to sell one million copies of a song. That parlor song continues to be used at weddings over a century after its release. Her song which experienced the highest number of sales immediately after release was "A Perfect Day" in 1910. Jacobs-Bond was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.

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