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Peter Cottontail
Words and Music by Steve Nelson & Jack Rollins -  1950
Number 1 on the Hit Parade in 1950.
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C           Cmaj7 C7 F -
G7         Dbdim7        G7 C          Dbdim7 Dm7      G7      
C           Cmaj7 C7 F -
G7         Dbdim7 G7 C             F C           C7
F             F+ F6          F            C C7
F             F+ F6         Am      D7 G           G7
C           Cmaj7 C7 F -
G7         Dbdim7 G7 C              F C     (G7 repeat)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Here comes Pet -ter Cot -ton -Tail, Hop -pin' down the bun -ny trail,
Hip -pi -ty hop -pin', East -er's on it's way.
Bring -in' ev -'ry girl and boy Bas -kets full of East -er joy,
Things to make your East -er bright and gay.
He's got jel -ly beans for Tom -my, Col -ored eggs for sis -ter Sue,
There's an or -chid for your Mom -my And an East -er bon -net, too.
Oh! here comes Pe -ter Cot -ton -tail, Hop -pin' down the bun -ny trail,
Hip -pi -ty hop -pi -ty, Hap -py East -er day.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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