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Words and Music by Benny Davis & Harry Akst - 1926
Number 2 on the Hit Parade in 1948, played for 10 weeks.
C G7 C               C7 A7
D7 G7 C G7
C G7 C Cm
G               D7 G              Cm G                D7 G              Cm
G               D7                  Dm D7 G7
C - - -
G7 - -
G7 - C              Gm6 A7
D7 - G7 -
C - - -
E7 Bm7          E7 Am C7
F Cdim C                A7 -                    G7
D7               D+ G7 C   (G7 to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Ros -y cheeks and turn'd up nose and curl -y hair,
I'm rav -ing 'bout my ba -by now.
Pret -ty lit -tle dim -ples here and dim -ples there,
Don't want to live with -out her, I love her good -ness knows.
I wrote a song a -bout her, And here's the way it goes:
Ba -by Face, You've got the cut -est lit -tle
Ba -by Face, There's not an -oth -er one could
Take your place, Ba -by Face,
My poor heart is jump -in, You sure have start -ed some -thin',
Ba -by Face, I'm up in heav -en when I'm
In your fond em -brace,
I did -n't need a shove, 'Cause I just fell in love,
With your pret -ty Ba -by Face.
Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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