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Show Me The Way To Go Home
Words and Music by Irving King - 1925
G            G7 C         Cm G          A7 D7
G            G7 C         Cm G          D7 G
D            A7 D Em        Am   A7 D
D            A7 D E7         A7 D7
G G7 C G
- -           Em A7 D7
G G7 C B7
G -           Em A7         G     D7 G    (D7 to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
When I'm happy, when I'm happy, singing all the while,
I don't need nobody then to show me how to smile.
When I've been out on the spree, toddling down the street,
With this little melody everyone I greet.
Show me the way to go home, I'm tired and I want to go to bed.
I had a little drink about an hour ago, And it went right to my head.
Where ever I may roam, On land or sea or foam.
You will always hear me singing this song, Show me the way to go home.

Arranged by Jim Bottorff
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