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Lou’siana Belle
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(published by W. C. Peters, Cincinnati, 1847)
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Oh! Lou’siana’s de same old state,
Whar Massa us’d to dwell;
He had a lubbly cullud gal,
’Twas the Lou´siana Belle.
Chorus:
Oh! Belle, don’t you tell,
 Don’t tell Massa, don’t you, Belle,
Oh! Belle, de Lou’siana Belle,
I’s gwine to marry you, Lou’siana Belle
Dere’s Dandy Jim ob Caroline
I knows him by de swell,
Tryin to come it mighty fine,
Wid de Lou’siana Belle.
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I went to de ball de udder night,
I cut a mighty swell;
I danc’d de Polka pigeonwing,
Wid de Lou’siana Belle.
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Dere’s first de B and den de E,
And den de double LL;
Anodder E to de end ob dat,
Spells Lou’siana Belle.
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