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Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
Scope 595
 
    
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Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
 
Scope 595
 


ID: 13299
   Instrumental  
 

TypeSinging Call
WEB SITE www.dosado.com
Label information
Grid list of Scope recordings
Copies2
Vic's Rating4 (good)
Bpm 
Duration3:34
Media45 rpm vinyl
Artist(s)
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Cue Sheet

OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER    Mainstream

Circle left
Put on your old grey bonnet
With the blue ribbons on it
While I hitch old Dobbin to the shay

Allemande left with your corner, dosado with your partner
Men star left once I say
Turn thru with the partner, left allemande your corner
Swing your partner around then promenade
'Cross the fields of clover, we'll go down to Dover
On our golden wedding day


FIGURE    Mainstream, corner progression

Head (side) two couples promenade go half around with the pretty little maid
2 & 4 (1 & 3) flutter wheel I say
Star thru, pass thru, go right & left thru with the outside two
Dosado and you make a little ocean wave
Recycle when you're through, square thru 3/4 do
Swing your corner lady, promenade
'Cross the fields of clover, we'll go down to Dover
On our golden wedding day


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On our golden wedding day
 
Lyrics

Lyrics are provided for informational and educational purposes only. Lyrics are
subject to all U.S. copyright laws and remain property of their respective owners.

Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
 
 

On an old farm house veranda there sat Silas and Miranda
Dreamin' of the days gone by
He said deary don't be weary you're always bright and cheery
Now a tear did dim your eye
She said they're not tears of sadness, Silas
They are tears of gladness
It was fifty years ago the day we wed
Then the old man's dim eyes brighten and his old heart it lightens
As he turned to her and said
Put on your old grey bonnet with all the blue ribbons on it
While I hitch old dobbin' to the shay
Through those fields of clover you'll ride up to Dover on our golden wedding day
Put on your old grey bonnet...
Put on your old grey bonnet...
On our golden wedding day

Lyrics by Perci Wenrich and Stanley Murphy.
Recorded by Pee Wee Hunt (1931); Eddie Tompkins (1937).
 
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Handle List
1503  Circle (Left|Right)  [Basic]
1473 Left DIRECTION
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
429 Dosado [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
1461 Star (Right|Left) [Basic]
1473 Left DIRECTION
1245 Turn Thru [Mainstream]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]
1431 Head(s) IDENTIFIER
782 Promenade (fract) [Basic]
1488 1/2 (fraction)
1432 Side(s) IDENTIFIER
508 Flutter Wheel [Basic]
1077 Star Thru [Basic]
735 Pass Thru [Basic]
865 Right & Left Thru [Basic]
429 Dosado [Basic]
1399 Step To A Wave [Basic]
1750 Recycle (generic) [Mainstream]
1058 Square Thru (n) [Basic]
1481 3 (number)
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1430 Promenade Home [Basic]

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