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Aura Lee
Words by W. W. Fosdick, Music by George R. Poulton - 1861
(Same melody as "Love Me Tender" and West Point song "Army Blue")
G A7 D7 G
- A7 D7 G
- B7 Em B7
G A7 D7 G      (repeat)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Click here for the song "Love Me Tender"
As the black - bird in the spring, 'neath the wil - low tree.
Joy - ous - ly I heard him sing, sing of Au - ra Lee.
Au - ra Lee! Au - ra Lee! Maid of gold - en hair,
Sun - shine came a - long with thee swal - lows in the air .

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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