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I Want A Girl
Words by William Dillon, Music by Harry Von Tilzer - 1911
C - G G7
Dm -            G7 C G7
C - G -
D Em Am G
G7 D Dm G7
C -             C7 F -
C            Am D7          G7 C C7
F Cdim C A7
D7 - G7 -
C - G7 -               Fdim
Am F7 E7 G7
C -             C7 F -
C D7          G7 C -  (to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
When I was a boy my moth -er oft -en said to me,
Get mar -ried boy and see, how hap -py you will be,
I have looked all o -ver, but no girl -ie can I find,
Who seems to be just like the lit -tle girl, I have in mind,
I will have to look a -round un -til the right one I have found.
I want a girl, just like the girl,
That mar -ried dear old Dad,
She was a pearl and the on -ly girl,
That Dad -dy ev -er had.
A good old fash -ioned girl with heart so true,
One who loves no -bod -y else but you,
I want a girl just like the girl,
That mar -ried dear old Dad.

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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