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Among The Oak and Ash

Joseph Hillström 1879-1915(Chords)

Among The Oak and Ash

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Key: F
Intro: F   G   F   G 

verse 1 
                                    C         G 
You came from New York harbour, Joe Hill, Joe Hill 
                                 D 
The skyline's crooked smile, Joe Hill, Joe Hill 
G                            C         G 
Warned you as a welcome, Joe Hill, Joe Hill 
               D             C          G 
You never ever could and you never ever will 


verse 2 
                                   C         G 
You found jobs here and there, Joe Hill, Joe Hill 
                             D 
And it wasn't easy work, Joe Hill, Joe Hill 
        G                               C         G 
But you can't break a man's dreams, Joe Hill, Joe Hill 
               D             C          G 
You never ever could and you never ever will 

Dm G Struggle on, struggle on Dm G Struggle on, struggle on
verse 3 C G You rode the rails awhile, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D And you got to California, Joe Hill, Joe Hill G C G Where bosses tried to hide their crimes, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D C G They never ever could and they never ever will verse 4 C G Joined the workers of the world, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D Sang your songs while picking limes, Joe Hill, Joe Hill G C G It's where they tried to bust the Unions, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D C G But they never ever could and they never ever will
Dm G Struggle on, struggle on Dm G Struggle on, struggle on
Verse 5 C G Salt Lake City, Utah, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D They charged you with a murder, Joe Hill, Joe Hill G C G Said, the evidence proved their case, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D C G It never ever could and it never ever will Verse 6 C G Judge and jury found you guilty, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D Said, a death-walk waits for you, Joe Hill, Joe Hill G C G But the State couldn't kill you, Joe Hill, Joe Hill D C G It never ever could and it never ever will D C G It never ever could and it never ever will Outro (fade to end) G
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