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Mister And Mississippi
Words and Music by Irving Gordon -  1951
Number 2 on the Hit Parade in 1951, played for 16 weeks.
 Verse:
F Dm Bb            Bdim F
F               Dm   Am             Dm7 G7 Gm7          C7
Bb - F Dm            C7
F               Dm Am Bb             C7 F
 Chorus:
Bb - F Dm            C7
F               Dm Am Bb             C7 F        (C9 to verse)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Verse:
I can't re -call my moth -er,  I don't re -mem -ber dad,
Mis -ter and Mis -sis -sip -pi,  Was all I ev -er had.
Oh! I was born to wan -der,  Oh! I was born to roam,
And Mis -ter and Mis -sis -sip -pi,  Made me feel at home.
 
Chorus:
Oh! I was born to wan -der,  I was born to roam,
And Mis -ter and Mis -sis -sip -pi,  Made me feel at home.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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