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Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet

    (Murphy-Wenrich)

Transcribed from Casa Loma Orchestra, vocal by Pee Wee Hunt, recorded March 23, 1931.
From Dance Crazy: from the Charleston to the Jive; Past Times, PPCD 78104

Put on your old grey bonnet
With blue ribbons on it,
And we'll hitch old dobbin to the shay,
Over fields of clover
We will drive to Dover
On our golden wedding day.


Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet

    (Murphy-Wenrich)

Photograph of Jimmie Lunceford.
Transcribed from Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra, with vocals by Eddie Tompkins, recorded July 8, 1937.
From Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra, 1937 - 1939, Chronological Classics 520.

Put on your old grey bonnet
Yeah!
With blue ribbons on it,
All right!
Hitch old Dobbin to the shay,
Oh, yeah, yeah!
Through fields of clover
Yeah!
We're goin' on to Dover
Tell me more!
With big cats like this over Dover!
Oh, yeah!



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Published 12/26/98.
Updated 12/30/99.

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