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Paddy Works on the Railway (Anonymous)

“Paddy Works on the Railway” Sheet Music (pdf). “Paddy Works on the Railway” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: Anonymous. In Eighteen-Hundred-and-Forty-One, I put my cord’roy breeches on. I put my cord’roy breeches on To work upon the railway. Fil-lee-me-oo-ree-i-ree-ay, Fil-lee-me-oo-ree-i-ree-ay, Fil-lee-me-oo-ree-i-ree-ay To work upon the railway. In Eighteen-Hundred-and-Forty-Two, I left the Old World …

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The Rich Man and the Poor Man (Anonymous)

“The Rich Man and the Poor Man” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Rich Man and the Poor Man” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: Anonymous. There was a rich man, and he lived in Jerusalem, Glory hallelujah, hirojerum. He wore a silk hat, and his coat was very sprucium, Glory hallelujah, hirojerum. Hirojerum, hirojerum, Skinna …

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Beans, Bacon, and Gravy (Anonymous)

“Beans, Bacon, and Gravy” Sheet Music (pdf). “Beans, Bacon, and Gravy” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: “Jesse James.” I was born long ago in eighteen-ninety-four, And I’ve seen many a panic, I will own. I’ve been hungry; I’ve been cold. And now, I’m growing old, But the worst I’ve seen is nineteen-thirty-nine. Oh, …

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The Blantyre Explosion (Anonymous)

“The Blantyre Explosion” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Blantyre Explosion” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: Anonymous. By Clyde’s bonny banks where I sadly did wander, Among the pit-heads as the evening drew nigh, I spied a fair maiden all dressed in deep mourning, A-weeping and wailing with many a sigh. I stepped up beside …

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Blow Ye Winds in the Morning (Anonymous)

“Blow Ye Winds in the Morning” Sheet Music (pdf). “Blow Ye Winds in the Morning” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: “The Baffled Knight.” ’Tis advertised in Boston, New York, and Buffalo, Five hundred brave Americans a-whaling for to go. Singing, blow ye winds in the morning. Blow ye winds high-o! Clear away your …

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The Death of Mother Jones (Anonymous)

“The Death of Mother Jones” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Death of Mother Jones” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: Anonymous. The world today is mourning The death of Mother Jones; Grief and sorrow hover Around the miners’ homes. This grand old champion of labor Has gone to a better land; But the hard-working miners, …

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Drinking and Thinking (Anonymous)

“Drinking and Thinking” Sheet Music (pdf). “Drinking and Thinking” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: “Cruiskeen Lawn.” Let the farmers praise their grounds, And sportsmen praise their hounds, And shepherds their dew-scented lawn, But we, more blithe than they, Spend each happy night and day, O’er our smiling little Cruiscin Lan. Let doctors praise …

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The Workingmen’s Army (Anonymous)

“The Workingmen’s Army” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Workingmen’s Army” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: “Marching through Georgia.” When rebel shot and rebel shell burst open Sumter’s wall, When honest Abr’ham Lincoln’s voice aroused the people all, Gen’ral Butler was the first who answered Lincoln’s call To lead on the great Union army. Hurrah! …

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Father Was Killed by the Pinkerton Men (Anonymous)

“Father Was Killed by the Pinkerton Men” Sheet Music (pdf). “Father Was Killed by the Pinkerton Men” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: Anonymous. ’Twas in a Pennsylvania town not very long ago; Men struck against reduction of their pay; Their millionaire employer with philanthropic show Had closed the works till starved they would …

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Breddren, Don’ Git Weary (Anonymous)

“Breddren, Don’ Git Weary” Sheet Music (pdf). “Breddren, Don’ Git Weary” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: Anonymous. Breddren, don’ git weary, Breddren, don’ git wearry, Breddren, don’ git weary, Fo’ de work is most done. De ship is in de harbor, harbor, harbor, De ship is in de harbor, To wait upon de …

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Father Gander’s Melodies (Anonymous)

“Father Gander’s Melodies” Sheet Music (pdf). “Father Gander’s Melodies” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: “Sing a Song of Sixpence.” “Sing a song o’ swindle Safe full of stocks; The man who tends the spindle Going without socks! “The loafer in his parlor Counting up his gold; The worker in his garret Perishing from …

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The Lowell Factory Girl (Anonymous)

“The Lowell Factory Girl” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Lowell Factory Girl” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Anonymous. Tune: “The Chatham Merchant.” When I set out for Lowell, some factory for to find, I left my native country, and my friends behind. Then sing hit-re-i-re-a-re-o. Then sing hit-re-i-re-a. But now I am in Lowell, and summon’d …

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