Songs & Ballads Of the American Revolution

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OR THE YEAR. 1776.
This song was probably written in England. There were several versions of it published in this country. "We select the best.
Ye wrong heads, and strong heads attend to my strains; Ye clear heads, and queer heads, and heads without
brains; Ye thick skulls, and quick skulls, and heads great and
small; And ye heads that aspire to be heads over all. Derry down, down, hey derry down.

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