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Thread #118   Message #20921
Posted By: Joe Offer
07-Feb-98 - 08:51 PM
Thread Name: Lyr/Tune Req: What Did Della Wear? / ...Della Ware
Subject: Lyr/Tune Add: WHAT DID DELAWARE?^^
Darn, you drive a hard bargain, Greenhaus

WHAT DID DELAWARE?
(traditional, as far as I know)

1. What did Delaware, boys,
What did Delaware?
What did Delaware, boys,
What did Delaware?
I ask you now as a personal friend,
What did Delaware?

She wore her New Jersey, boys (four times)
I tell you now as a personal friend,
She wore her New Jersey.

2. What did Idaho, boys….
She hoed her Maryland, boys…

3. What did Ioway, boys…
She weighed a Washington, boys…

4. How did Wiscon-sin, boys…
She stole a New-bras-key, boys…

5. What did Tennessee, boys…
She saw what Arkansaw, boys…

6. How did Flora-die, boys…
She died in Missouri, boys…

7. Where has Oregon, boys…
She's gone to Oklahom, boys…

(found in "Wee Sing Silly Songs," by Pamela Conn Beall & Susan Hagen Nipp)

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ABC format:

X:1
T:What Did Delaware?
M:4/4
Q:1/4=120
K:C
D3/2D/2G3/2A/2B7/4z/4G7/4z/4|A3/2G/2G3/2E/2D7/2z/2|
D3/2D/2G3/2A/2B7/4z/4G7/4z/4|A3/2G/2A3/2B/2A7/2z/2|
D3/2D/2G3/2A/2B7/4z/4G7/4z/4|A3/2G/2G3/2E/2D11/4z/4E|
G3/2E/2D3/4D/2E3/4G3/4G/2E3/4D7/4z/4|B3/2B/2B3/2A/2G11/4||


-Joe Offer-^^