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Reasons, plenty, we can relate,
Du da, da da,
Why he should fill the Chair of State,
Du da, du da, da* Chorus.—We'll work from this to election, &c.
Dog meat, he prefers, they sing,
Du da, du da,
He'll eat up Buck before the spring,
Du da, du da, da.
Grasshopper pie, is his delight,
Du da, du da,
This at noon, mule meat at night,
- Du da, du da, da,
Chorus.—We'll work from this to election, &c.
'Tis this same Buck who lied 'bout Clay,
Du da, du da, He asks our votes, we tell him nay,
Du da, du da, da. His Ostend Circular is plain,
Du da, du da, 'Means Cuba, stole for Southern gain,
Du da, du da, da.
Chorus.—We'll work from this to election, &c.
His promise made, in years gone by,
Du da, du da, Is unredeemed, and time doth fly,
Du da, du da, da. Then, hasten Buck, while life remains,
Du da, du da, Purge Democratic blood from veins,
Du da, du da, da.
Chorus.—"We'll work from this to election, &c.
Then join the chorus, as of old,
Du da, du da* For John Fremont—the just and bold,
Du da, du da, da. With the hurrah—three times three,
Du da, du da, Bless God, we yet have Liberty,
Du da, du da, da-
Chorus,—We'll work from this to election, &c.
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