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Thread #129581 Message #3781971
Posted By: Jim Dixon
28-Mar-16 - 10:28 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Dig for Victory (WWII garden song)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Dig for Victory (WWII garden song)
I found descriptions of a couple more (but I don't have a recording, or sheet music, or lyrics):
GET OUT AND DIG, DIG, DIG
"A Feature of the Blue Network's National Farm and Home Hour."
Words and music by Hunter Reynolds.
Chicago : Skokie Music Co., ©1943.
First line of text: Get out and dig dig dig in the sunshine.
Copies of the sheet music are held by University of Missouri-Kansas City; Bowling Green State University, and Brown University.
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DIG-DIG-DIG : (DIG A LITTLE GARDEN FOR VICTORY)
Words and music by Milton Leeds and Billy Hayes.
New York : Bob Miller, Inc., ©1943.
[First line of verse:] Farmer's in the dell, working night and day.
[First line of chorus:] Dig, dig, dig a little garden, in your own vicinity.
A copy of the sheet music is held by Bowling Green State University.