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Hard Hearted Hannah
Words and Music by Jack Yellen, Milton Ager, Bob Bigelow and Chas. Bates - 1924
Eb        Bb7 Eb        Bb7 Eb        Bb7 Eb        Eb7
Ab       Abm Eb        Bb7 Ab       Abm Eb        Bb+
Eb        Bb7 Eb        Bb7 Eb        Bb7 Eb       Cm6
D         Gm6  D7 Gm      Gm7 C7       F7 Bb7
Eb       D7  Bbm C7 F7 Cm7   Abm6  F7
Bb6     A7 Bb7 Eb B7        Bb7
Eb       D7  Bbm C7 Fm        G7 Cm       Eb7
Ab6 B7 Eb        Bbm C7
F7 Fm7     Bb7 Eb -  (Bb7 to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
In old Sa -van -nah, I said Sa -van -nah, The weath -er there is nice and warm;
The cli -mate's of the south -ern brand, But here's what I don't un -der -stand;
They got a gal there, A pret -ty gal there, Who's cold -er than an arc -tic storm;
Got a heart just like a stone; E -ven ice -men leave her a -lone,
They call her Hard Heart -ed Han -nah, the vamp of Sa -van -nah, The mean -est gal in town;
Leath -er is tough but Han -nah's heart is tough -er; She's a gal who loves to see men suf -fer!
To tease 'em and thrill 'em, To tor -ture and kill 'em, Is her de -light, they say,
I saw her at the sea shore with a great big pan; There was Han -nah pour -ing wa -ter on a drown -ing man,
She's Hard Heart -ed Han -nah, The Vamp of Sa -van -nah G. A.

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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