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Gilmore later Linear Existence - Enabler - La Fin Absolue Du Monde that the music was not original but was, as he put it in an article in the Musical Herald, "a musical waif which I happened to hear somebody humming in the early days of the rebellion, and taking a fancy to it, wrote it down, dressed it up, gave it a name, and rhymed it into usefulness for a special purpose suited to the times.
However, "Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye" was not published untiland it originally had a different melody. Quite a few variations on the song, as well as songs set to the same tune but with different lyrics, have appeared since "When Johnny Comes Marching Home" was popularized.
The alleged larcenous tendencies of some Union soldiers in New Orleans were parodied in the lyrics " For Bales ", to the same tune. The U. The original lyrics as written by Gilmore, are: . When Johnny comes marching home again Hurrah!
We'll give him a hearty welcome then Hurrah! The men will cheer and the boys will shout The ladies they will all turn out And we'll all feel gay When Johnny comes marching home.
The old church bell will peal with joy Hurrah! To welcome home our darling boy, Hurrah! The village lads and lassies say With roses they When Johnny Comes Marching Home - The Tony Chris Trio - Penetrating At Clear Falls strew the way, And we'll all feel gay When Johnny comes marching home.
Get ready for the JubileeHurrah! We'll give the hero three times three, Hurrah! The laurel wreath is ready now To place upon his loyal brow And we'll all feel gay When Johnny comes marching home. Let love and friendship on that day, Hurrah, hurrah! Their choicest pleasures then display, Hurrah, hurrah! And let each one When Johnny Comes Marching Home - The Tony Chris Trio - Penetrating At Clear Falls some part, To fill with joy the warrior's heart, And we'll all feel gay When Johnny comes marching home.
Later recordings end each verse with "And we'll all feel glad when Johnny comes marching home. It was frequently refitted with new words by soldiers and other publishers. An O'er True Tale. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the song. A June recording of the patriotic song, made during the Spanish—American War.
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