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K:D [D]Oh, ma honey, oh, ma honey, [G]Better hurry and [A7]let's meander [D]Ain't you goin', ain't you goin', [E7]To the leader man, [A7]ragged meter man? [D]Oh, ma honey, oh, ma honey [G]Let me take you to [A7]Alexander's [D]Grand stand, [G]brass band, [A7]Ain't you comin' a-[D]long? Come on and [G]hear, Come on and hear, Alex-[D7]ander's Ragtime [G]Band, Come on and [C]hear, Come on and hear, It's the best band in the land, They can [G]play a bugle call Like you never heard before, So natural that you want to go to war. [D]That's just the [A7]bestest band that [D]am, [D7]Honey Lamb! Come on a-[G]long, Come on along, Let me [D7]take you by the [G]hand Up to the [C]man, Up to the man, Who's the leader of the band, And if you [G7]want to hear The Swanee River [C]played in ragtime, Come on and [G]hear, Come on and hear, Alex-[D7]ander's Ragtime [G]Band. [D]Oh, ma honey, oh, ma honey [G]There's a fiddle with [A7]notes that screeches, [D]Like a chicken, like a chicken [E7]And the clarinet, [A7]is a colored pet, [D]Come and listen, come and listen [G]To a classical [A7]band what's peaches, [D]Come now, [G]some how, [A7]Better hurry a-[D]long. Come on and hear, etc.