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Der Deitcher’s Dog
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Lyricist: Septimus Winner
Music: German folksong
“Z’ Lauterbach han I mein Strumpf verlor’n.”
(published by Sept. Winner, Philadelphia, 1864)
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Oh where, Oh where ish mine little dog gone;
Oh where can he be.
His ears cut short und his tail cut long:
Oh where, Oh where ish he.
Chorus:
Tra la la la la la la la la la la,
la la la la la la la la la la,
Tra la la la la la la la la la la,
Tra la la la la la la
Across the ocean in Garmanie,
Oh where can he be.
Der deitchers dog ish der best compagnie.
Oh where, Oh where ish he.
Chorus:
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I loves mine lager’tish very good beer,
Oh where, Oh where can he be.
But mit no money I cannot drink here.
Oh where, oh where ish he.
Chorus:
Un sasage ish goot, bolonie of course,
Oh where can he be.
Dey makes um mit dog und dey makes em mit horse,
I guess de makes em mit he.
Chorus:
   
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