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Thread #118   Message #2940696
Posted By: GUEST
06-Jul-10 - 12:09 PM
Thread Name: Lyr/Tune Req: What Did Della Wear? / ...Della Ware
Subject: RE: What Did Della Ware (tune & lyrics here)
I'm sure it's far from complete. But here's what I've got so far:

X:86 % number
T:What Did Delaware?
M:4/4
L:1/4
Q:180
K:F
A c c d | A2 F2 | D F F G | F3 z |
w:What did Del-a-ware boys? What did Del-a-ware?
A c c d | A2 F2 | G F E F | G3 z |
w:What did Del-a-ware boys? What did Del-a-ware?
G G A B | c A G F | F D E F | G E D C |
w:she wore her brand New Jer--sey, she wore her brand new Jer--sey,
C D D E | E F2 B-| B A F G | E F3 |]
w:She wore her brand New Jer-sey,_ that's what she did wear!
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(Spoken)
One, two, three, four

Why did Califo'nia? Why did Cali'fone?
Why did Califo'nia, was she all alone?
She called to say Hawaaii-ya? she called to say Hawaii-ya,
She called to say Hawaii-ya, that's why she did phone.

Uno, due, tres, quattro

What did Mississip boy? What did Mississip?
What did Mississip boy? Through her pretty lips?
She sipped a Minnesota, she sipped a minnesota,
she sipped a minnesotA, that's what she did sip.

Ein, zwei, drei, vir

Where has Oregon boy? Where has Oregon?
Where has Oregon boy, where has Oregon?
She's gone to pay her Texas, she's gone to pay her Texas,
She's gone to pay her Texas, that's where she has gone.

How did wisconsin boy? she stole a nebraskee,
Too bad that Arkansaw, boy, and so did Tennessee,
It made poor Florida boy, it made poor Florida, you see,
She died in Missouri, boy, she died in Missouri!

I, chi, ni, san

What did Idaho, boys, what did Idaho?
What did Idaho, boys, What did Idaho?
She hoed her maryland, boys, she hoed her maryland, boys.
She hoed her maryland, boys, yes that's what she did hoe.

What did Ioway boys, What did Ioway?
What did Ioway boys, what did Ioway?
She weighed a washington, boys, she weighed a washington, boys,
She weighed a washington, boys, yes that's what she did weigh.

Where has Oregon, boys? Where has Oregon?
Where has Oregon, boys, where has Oregon?
She went back Oklahome boys, she went back Oklahome, boys.
She went back Oklahome boys, I guess that's where she's gone.

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