Shel Silverstein (1932-1999)
But it's not as if we were stealing the song, Charlie. We just borrow the tune and add our own original lyrics. Now in the first line, instead of 'O say can you see,' we put...
signed 'Silverstein' (lower right), Playboy stamp on recto, copyright stamps on recto and verso, part of caption handwritten above image, printed caption pasted below image, matted
ink on paper laid down on board
11½ x 9½ in. (28½ x 24 cm.)
RUN DATE: August 1956.