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Thread #15327   Message #2210007
Posted By: Joe Offer
06-Dec-07 - 04:55 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Wreck of the Shenandoah
Subject: Lyr Req: The Crash of the Akron
I got a 3-disk set called People Take Warning! Murder Ballads & Disaster Songs, 1913-1938. It has a 1933 Bob Miller recording of a song by Francis Sims titled "Crash of the Akron." The booklet has this fragment of the lyrics:

I'll get around to a full by-ear transcription sooner or later - but if anybody has the lyrics and can post them and save me the effort, please do. I gotta go teach my kid now.