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Merle Haggard - The Way In Was In '51 (Chord)
Submitter: matellmon (71) on 2/20/02
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(C)Sixty-Six was still a narrow two-lane highway
Harry Truman was the man who ran the (G)show
The bad Korean was was just begining
And I was just three years too young to (C)go
Country Music hadn't gone to New York City yet
And a service man was proud of what he'd (F)done
Hank and Lefty crowded ev'ry (C)jukebox
(G)That's the way it was in fifty (C)one.

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(G)There's so much about the good old days I'd love to (C)tell
And there's folks around I know still remember (G)well
Slow (C)dancin' close together when a ballad played
'Cause a thing called Rock and Roll was yet to (F)come
(It was) a big year for a drive-in rest'rant (C)carhop
(G)That's the way it was in fifty (C)one.

REPEAT CHORUS

Yeah! Hank and Lefty crowded ev'ry jukebox
Oh Lord That's the way it was in fifty one.
 
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