Mudcat Café message #2756310 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #11034   Message #2756310
Posted By: GUEST,DonMeixner
30-Oct-09 - 09:54 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: One Two Three O'Lairy (Count Basie, 1940)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: One-Two-Three-O'Lairy (Count Basie 1940)
I have only every heard the Shirley Temple verse in a cut on a recording by The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell.

one two three o'leery
four five six o'leery
seven eight nine o'leery
ten o'leery, Over Ball

one two three o'leery
I saw Wallace Beery
Sittin' on his Bomboleery
Kissin' Shirley Temple.
ten o'leery