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My Gal Sal
Lyrics and Music by Paul Dresser - 1905
Chorus (4/4):
Bb Eb          Ebm Bb -
Bb Eb          Ebm Bb -
D7 - Gm -
C7 - F7 -
Bb Eb          Ebm Bb -
D7 - Gm Bb7
Eb Bb         Fm6 G7 Cm
C7 F7 Bb -  (F7 to chorus)
Verse:  8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell.
Click here for "My Gal Sal" with the verse.
They called her friv -o -lous Sal,
A pe -cu -liar sort of a gal,
With a heart that was mel -low,
An all -'round good fel -low, was my old pal.
Your trou -bles, sor -rows and care,
She was al -ways wil -ling to share;
A wild sort of dev -il, But dead on the lev -el,
Was My Gal Sal.
Listen to this song in 4/4 time with single-string banjo melody

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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