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Carolina In The Morning
Words by Gus Kahn, Music by Walter Donaldson - 1922
C                   Am Gm              A7 Dm             G7 C
-                  Cdim G7 Dm             G7 C               C+
C                  Am Gm              A7 D7 G7
C -                 Gdim G7 -
Dm -                   G7 Cdim C
F C F A7
D7 G                 E7 Am             D7 G7
C -                Gdim G7 -
Dm -                  G7 F#dim G7
C -                  C7 F D7             G7
C - D7              G7 C         (To Chorus)
Last 4 cells are intro. to Verse.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
Wish -ing is good time wast -ed, Still it's a hab -it they say;
Wish -ing for sweets I've tast -ed, That's all I do all day.
May -be there's noth -ing in wish -ing, But, speak -ing of wish -ing I'll say:
Noth -ing could be fin -er than to be in Car -o -lin -a in the morn -ing,
No -one could be sweet -er than my sweet -ie when I meet her in the morn -ing.
Where the morn -ing glo -ries Twine a -round the door,
Whis -per -ing pret -ty sto -ries I long to hear once more.
Stroll -ing with my girl -ie where the dew is pearl -ly ear -ly in the morn -ing,
But -ter -flies all flut -ter up and kiss each lit -tle but -ter -cup at dawn -ing,
If I had A --lad din's lamp for on -ly a day, I'd make a wish and here's what I'd say:
Noth -ing could be fin -er than to be in Car -o -lin -a in the morn -ing.
Listen to Jim and the WineLand Banjo Band play "Carolina In The Morning" (Youtube)

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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