The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #54759   Message #854063
Posted By: MMario
27-Dec-02 - 10:52 AM
Thread Name: Songs of the Sailor and Lumberman
Subject: Tune Add: THE GALE OF AUGUST, '27
N-The Gale of August, '27
C-George Swinamer
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S-100
K-E
B-4/4
F-tune = The Death of Floyd Collins
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M-4R-3 G-4 b-4 b-4 c-4 b-4 b-4 G-4 F-4 F-4 E-4 F-4 E-4 C-4
L-Good peo-ple come and lis-ten, a sad sto-ry I will
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M-4E-2 R-4 G-4 b-5 b-8 c-4 b-4 b-4 G-4 G-4 F-4 E-4 E-4 F-4 G-4
L-tell, Of eight-y-sev-en fish-er-men, good men we all know
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M-4F-2 R-4 G-4 b-4 b-4 c-4 b-4 b-4 G-5 R-8 F-4 E-4 F-4 E-4 C-4
L-well, Who left their homes in Ap-ril to sail the rag-ing
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M-4E-2 R-4 B-4 E-8 E-5 E-4 F-4 G-8 b-5_b-4 c-4 b-4 G-4 F-4 E-4
L-seas, To reap the o-cean's har-vest that feed-eth you and
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M-1E-2 R-2
L-me.