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Farewell, Competition! (Bouck White)

“Farewell, Competition!” Sheet Music (pdf). “Farewell, Competition!” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “O Come, All Ye Faithful.” Behold Socialism Glowingly triumphant! To her gladly give of your life and your love. Lo, her high mandates Bring cooperation. She is the voice of heaven, The voice of thunders seven, To weary mortals given …

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Earth Liberated Forever (Bouck White)

“Earth Liberated Forever” Sheet Music (pdf). “Earth Liberated Forever” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “Marching Through Georgia.” Peoples wide are asking, “Lo! What means this banner red? What’s the meaning of these shouts, Enough to wake the dead? Host a-marching on and on O’er every landscape spread, Singing, “Earth liberated forever”? We …

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The Commonwealth Is Coming (Bouck White)

“The Commonwealth Is Coming” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Commonwealth Is Coming” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. The Commonwealth is coming. Now in life’s morning hours, Be to a parched landscape, Glad refreshing showers. Waken the country roadside, Waken the city slum, The toilers’ vict’ry cometh; Ho, the foemen run! The …

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Church in Sad Captivity (Bouck White)

“Church in Sad Captivity” Sheet Music (pdf). “Church in Sad Captivity” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. The Carpenter’s great church, By mammon now annexed, Is stained by that unholy smirch, And sadly is perplext. The magnates own her now, And use her as their slave, Low to old Purse-strings She …

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Child-Workers, Wan and Weary (Bouck White)

“Child-Workers, Wan and Weary” Sheet Music (pdf). “Child-Workers, Wan and Weary” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “Massa’s in de Cold Ground.” O, child-workers, wan and weary, Industry’s sad slaves! Penned in workshops dark and dreary, Marching on to early graves. Not for you the flowers, Nor the open sky. Toiling on through …

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Behold the Comrades Gath’ring (Bouck White)

“Behold the Comrades Gath’ring” Sheet Music (pdf). “Behold the Comrades Gath’ring” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. Behold the comrades gath’ring ’Neath God’s o’er-watching eye; A myriad host assembling now; Their standards gleaming high. Class war will not be finished Till liberty we win. Fling open wide the ballot booth And …

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Ballots Are a Weapon Mighty (Bouck White)

“Ballots Are a Weapon Mighty” Sheet Music (pdf). “Ballots Are a Weapon Mighty” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “God Save Emperor Francis.” Ballots are a weapon mighty Placed within the freeman’s grasp; Steel ne’er glistened half so brightly; ’Twill the tyrant’s clutch unclasp; Puny seems it, toy and plaything, ’Gainst a foe …

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Stand for the Blood-Red Banner (Bouck White)

“Stand for the Blood-Red Banner” Sheet Music (pdf). “Stand for the Blood-Red Banner” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus.” Stand for the blood-red banner, Ye proletary folk. Stand to the insurrection; No more we’ll wear the yoke. Ye that are men be steadfast; Remember Labor’s woes. Let …

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To Battle We’re Marching (Bouck White)

“To Battle We’re Marching” Sheet Music (pdf). “To Battle We’re Marching” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. Come all ye workers strong And stoutly take a stand. Enlist with us, a conq’ring throng; Enlist with us, a conq’ring throng. A ballot in your hand; A ballot in your hand. To battle, …

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To the Captives That Languish and Die (Bouck White)

“To the Captives That Languish and Die” Sheet Music (pdf). “To the Captives That Languish and Die” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “The Sweet By-and-By.” To the captives that languish and die Comes the call like a clarion clear (Glad and free!). ’Tis the day of the Lord from on high. O, …

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Who Follows in Their Train? (Bouck White)

“Who Follows in Their Train?” Sheet Music (pdf). “Who Follows in Their Train?” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. The Carpenter goes forth to war, A Commonwealth to gain. His blood-red banner streams afar. Who follows in His train? Who best can drink his cup of woe, Triumphant over pain; Undaunted, …

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The Workers’ Calvary (Bouck White)

“The Workers’ Calvary” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Workers’ Calvary” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. Beside the cross of Calvary, Let labor take a stand. There, Roman wealth, exploiters’ greed, Stretched forth its murd’rous hand. They took His life; they shed His blood: Strong freedom’s Devotee! And from that cross there …

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Workers of the World, Unite! (Bouck White)

“Workers of the World, Unite!” Sheet Music (pdf). “Workers of the World, Unite!” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. Let party names no more The workers’ ranks divide; By factions, we are wounded sore, And Labor crucified. United, we are strong; When sundered, we are weak; Together, let us march along, …

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The Workers’ Song Is Swelling (Bouck White)

“The Workers’ Song Is Swelling” Sheet Music (pdf). “The Workers’ Song Is Swelling” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: Bouck White. Hark, fainting soul! The workers’ song is swelling O’er countryside And city’s mighty roar. How grand the message Those loud strains are telling Of that new world When tyranny is o’er! Lo, …

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The World’s Historic Dream (Bouck White)

“The World’s Historic Dream” Sheet Music (pdf). “The World’s Historic Dream” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “Tramp! Tramp! Tramp!” Socialism brings to earth What has travailed long at birth: Consummation of the world’s historic dream. For we speak fraternity; Make of man one family. Star of promise rising now with welcome beam. …

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Are Labor’s Sorrows Ne’er to Cease? (Bouck White)

“Are Labor’s Sorrows Ne’er to Cease?” Sheet Music (pdf). “Are Labor’s Sorrows Ne’er to Cease?” Karaoke (midi with lyrics). Lyrics: Bouck White. Tune: “Auld Lang Syne.” Are Labor’s sorrows ne’er to cease? Must earth for aye be slave? No! Socialists bring glad release. They come with pow’r to save. For Labor’s sorrows soon shall cease, …

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