September 1, 2008


The levees in town held today, hurrah, hurrah
Power is out and the water topped, hurrah, hurrah
but the men have cheered and the boys will shout
while the ladies they will turn about
And we'll all feel gay
When everyone makes it home

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Credit -
        Musical arrangement:  Johnny Comes Marching Home Again,
              song credited to Patrick S. Gilmore,
              bandmaster of the Union Army
        Musical link with original lyrics: 


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