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Down in Alabam’
(Aint I Glad I Got Out de Wilderness)
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Words & music: J. Warner (?)
(published by Wm. Hall & Son, N. Y., 1858)
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1.
(Chorus:)
Ah! Ah!
(Solo:)
My old massa he’s got the dropser, um,
he’s got the dropser, um,
he’s got the dropser, um,
He am sure to die ’kase he’s got no doctor, um,
Down in Alabam’.
Chorus:
Aint I glad I got out de wilderness,
Got out de wilderness,
Got out de wilderness,
Aint I glad I got out de wilderness
Down in Alabam’.
2.
Old blind horse come from Jerusalum,
Come from Jerusalum,
Come from Jerusalum,
He kicks so high dey put him in de museum,
Down in Alabam’.
Chorus:
3.
Dis am a holiday, we hab assembled, um,
we hab assembled, um,
we hab assembled, um,
To dance and sing for de ladies and genbleum,
Down in Alabam’.
Chorus:
4.
Far you well to de wild goose nation,
wild goose nation,
wild goose nation,
I neber will lead de old plantation,
Down in Alabam’.
Chorus:
   
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