The Trail of ‘98

Title: The Trail of ‘98

Author: Ernst Luz

Publisher: Thematic Music Cue Sheet, 1928


Format: Cue Sheet

Document type: Cue Sheet

All authors/contributors: Ernst Luz

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  1. At Screening: “The Trail of ‘98” by Marquardt
  2. July 4th, 1897: “Woodland Frolics” by Marquardt
  3. The News Began To Spread: Repeat No.1 “The Trail of ‘98”
  4. Carolina: “Happy Moods” by Marquardt
  5. Train Pulls Out: Repeat No.2 “Woodland Frolics”
  6. Karl Dane Kisses Flat Iron: “Serenade d’Extase” by Fletcher
  7. “Nevada” On Map: “Pearls of My Soul” by Marquardt (54th Bar)
  8. By Train, Ship, Wagon: Repeat No.2 “Woodland Frolics”
  9. Swede Kicks Faker Off Screen: “Symphonic Incidentals No.15” by Marquardt
  10. Ship Being Loaded—Boy On Horse: Repeat No.2 “Woodland Frolics”
  11. Stateroom [Damaged] After Ship Sails: Repeat No.9 “Symphonic Incidentals No.15”
  12. Old Man Lies Down Again After Hearing Noise: “My Honeymoon Waltz” by Renault (Chorus Only)
  13. Boy Sees Ship’s Officer And Runs Into Stateroom: Repeat No.9 “Symphonic Incidentals No.15”
  14. San Francisco Forgotten: Kowboy Komedy” by Aborn
  15. Water Thrown Into Woman’s Face: “My Honeymoon Waltz” by Renault
  16. Fade-Out Of Lovers On Floor: “Symphonic Color Classic No.3” by Schoenfeld (RED)
  17. Stop Short As Boy Is Knocked Down: “Symphonic Color Classic No.3” by Schoenfeld (LT. BLUE)
  18. Strange Shipmates They Were: Repeat No.12 “My Honeymoon” (chorus only)
  19. Alaska, The Klondike: Repeat No.17 (LIGHT BLUE)
  20. But The Worst Was Not Over: “Sorrow” by Macat
  21. Into This Field: “The Trail of ‘98” by Marquardt
  22. Days of It: “Pomp and Pageantry” by Schertzinger
  23. Old Man and Boy In Water: “Symphonic Incidentals No.7” by Marquardt
  24. It’s Getting Worse: “My Honeymoon Waltz” by Renault (Chorus Only)
  25. Sick Man Lying On Sled: Repeat No.21 “Trail of ‘98”
  26. Men March On After Flat Iron Joke: Repeat No.22 “Pomp and Pageantry”
  27. Swede and Pardner In Tent: “Allegro Scintillante” by Kempinski
  28. Plodding: Repeat No.17 (LIGHT BLUE)
  29. Boy Rescues Girl From Snow: “Symphonic Color Classic No.3” by Schoenfeld (DK. GREEN)
  30. Then Before Them Loomed: “The Meeting” by Jebe
  31. Forty-Times They Struggled Up: Repeat No.21 “Trail of ‘98”
  32. How’s Your Little Pardner: “Pearls of My Soul” by Marquardt (54th bar)
  33. All Winter The Trail: “Virginia Reel” by Hildreth
  34. Endless Work: “Moments of Tenderness” by Somerville
  35. Swede Sees Pardner Sleeping: “Symphonic Incidentals No.4” by Marquardt
  36. Old Man Seen After Swede And Pardner: “My Honeymoon” by Renault
  37. Interior Tent Scene—Lovers Cover Heads: “Mosquito Ballet” by Cortelvou (Vivo. Move.)
  38. Fade-Out After Title “YUMPING YIMINY”: “Autumn Winds” by Bicchiere
  39. Then With Rivers And Lakes Swollen: Repeat No.21 “Trail of ‘98”
  40. Down The River: “Agitato Dramatico” by Fresco
  41. Days of Drifting: “Happy Moods” by Marquardt
  42. Don’t Unload Your Boats: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No. 15-E5” by Luz (Play pathetic)
  43. Six Months In The Klondike: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.15-A1” by Luz
  44. Take Your Hands Off My Gold: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.3-A1” by Luz
  45. Shot Fired: A.B.C. Dram. Set No.3-B2” by Luz
  46. Fade To Restaurant: “Palais de Danse” by Horne
  47. Newspaper Article On Screen: “Symphonic Color Classic No.3” by Schoenfeld (RED)
  48. It’s Not Our Funeral: “Beans” by Luz
  49. Winter Closing In: Repeat No.47 (RED)
  50. Girl Seated In Room Alone: Repeat No.24 “My Honeymoon” (Chorus Only)
  51. Lovers Meet and Kiss: Repeat No.43 “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.15-A1”
  52. Lovers Seen After Dance Hall Scene: Repeat No.42 “A.B.C. Dram. Set No. 15-E5”
  53. You’re Right Berna: “Lyric Agitato” by Savino
  54. But Berna, We Came here To Get Gold: “Appassionato No.3” by Axt
  55. Lovers Leaves Girl Alone: “Farewell” by Kuhne
  56. Girl Lies Down On Couch: Repeat No.47 (RED)
  57. Berna, Berrna: “Hidden Love” by Marquardt
  58. Men Marking Claims: “Woodland Frolics” by Marquardt
  59. You’re Too Late: Repeat No.47 (RED)
  60. I Think I Bane: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.18-B2” by Luz (Play “F”)
  61. Overtaken By A Sudden Blizzard: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.18-C3” by Luz
  62. Don’t Worry Pardner: “A.B.C. Dram. Set No.18-A1” by Luz
  63. Fade-Out As Pardner Leaves Tent: “Symphonic Incidentals No.18” by Marquardt
  64. Boy Sees Matches On Floor: “Tragic Andante” by Savino
  65. Man Sees Gold On Ground: Repeat No.63 “Symphonic Incid. No.18”
  66. Man’s hands Frozen—Refuse to Open: Repeat No.64 “Tragic Andante”
  67. Fade-Out As Boy Finds Gold To Roulette Wheel: “Dawn of Spring” by Grimm
  68. One of the Girls Wants to See You: “My Honeymoon Waltz” by Renault (Chorus Only)
  69. Berna, I’ve Been Searching Everywhere For you: Repeat No.67 “Dawn of Spring”
  70. Gold: Repeat No.54 “Appassionato No.3”
  71. Fade-Out of Girl Raving To Room Interior: Repeat No.68 “My Honeymoon” (Chorus Only)
  72. Door To Room Opens: “Symphonic Color Classic No.3” by Schoenfeld (RED)
  73. I Don’t Care What Has Happened: Repeat No.68 “My Honeymoon” (Chorus Only)
  74. Girl Walks Out of Room: Repeat No.72 (RED)
  75. Boy Takes Off Coat To Fight: “Heavy Agitated con Moto” by Verdi
  76. Fade-Out After Boy Is Carried From Fire: Repeat No.68 “My Honeymoon” (Chorus Only)
  77. On The Ashes They Built: “The Trail of ‘98” by Marquardt

Proper orchestral rest period is Nos. 30 to 39 inclusive.

NOTE: The repetition of numbers in this cue sheet is simplified by the use of the “LUZ” SYMPHONIC COLOR GUIDE, sold by Music Buyers Cornoration. 1520 Broadway, New York City. The color suggested for repetition of numbers designates the Mood or Emotion, and is used as a code for such repetitions.

Source: Carl Braun Collection

SFSMA ID: 6hfT2025XU

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