Book/Printed Material Miller's song. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 38 & 60 Chatham Street, N. Y. [c. 1860]

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MILLER'S SONG.

MILLER'S SONG.

As sung by Fred Shaw.

Oh, don't you remember, Lilly dear,
The mill by the old brook-side,
Where oft we went, in summer time,
To view the rippling tide;
And the miller with his slouchy hat,
And his eyes of mildest grey,
Ploding along in his dirty work,
And singing the live long day.

Chorus: Ulea, Ulea, Ulea,
Singing the Miller's song; Repeat.

Oh, Lilly, the mill is torn away,
And a factory, dark and drear,
Raises its smoke, oe'r the clear blue sky,
And dims the atmosphere;
The only time for pleasure now,
Is the sabbath all day long,
And what brings back the olden time,
Is the good old, Miller's song?

Chorus: Ulea, Ulea, Ulea, c.

Oh, Lilly, the Miller's dead and gone,
In the old church-yard he's laid,
And the poor old dog that used to growl,
As round the mill we played;
He followed in the funeral train,
As the village round did throng,
He died upon his master's grave,
As they sang the Miller's song

Chorus: Ulea, Ulea, Ulea, c.

H. DE MARSAN, Publisher.
Songs, Ballads, toy books, paper dolls, small playing cards, motto verses, c.
38 60 Chatham St. N. Y.

Border— The Clown. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1860, by H. DE MARSAN, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern District of New York.

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Title
Miller's song. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 38 & 60 Chatham Street, N. Y. [c. 1860]
Created / Published
New York, New York, 1860, monographic.
Genre
song sheet
Notes
-  "As sung by Fred Shaw."
-  In English. (language)
Form
print
Extent
1 score
Repository
American Song Sheets Library of Congress Rare Books and Special Collections
Shelf Location
Series 3 Volume 3
Language
English
Online Format
image
online text
Description
Song Sheet. print | 1 score | "As sung by Fred Shaw." In English. (Language). Print (Form).
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Miller's song. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 38 & 60 Chatham Street, N. Y. New York, New York, monographic, 1860. Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/amss.sb30313b/.

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(1860) Miller's song. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 38 & 60 Chatham Street, N. Y. New York, New York, monographic. [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/amss.sb30313b/.

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Miller's song. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 38 & 60 Chatham Street, N. Y. New York, New York, monographic, 1860. Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/amss.sb30313b/>.