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Jump Sturdy  Dr John

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[Dm] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy fool.
[G] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy [Dm]fool.
[Dm] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy fool.
[G] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy [Dm]fool.
Verse 1:

[Am]    [Dm] People say she [Am]used to [Dm]dance with the fish,[Am]
[Dm] Some people say she [Am]juggled [Dm]fire in a dish. [Am]
[Dm] Clear days [Am]on the [Dm]Bayou St John, [Am]
[Dm] She raised her hands and [Am]caused e-[Dm]lectrical storms.[Am]

Bridge 1:

[Dm] She was a trachrous [F]lady; she [Bb7]never meant much [A7]harm.
[G] One day she ducked past the [F]station house;
She [E7]turned on the fire a-[A7]larm.

Verse 2:

[Dm] Somehow she got [Am]tangled up with [Dm]Queen Julia [Am]Jackson,
[Dm] Down on Melba, [Am]meeting near [Dm]Rattle Street. [Am]
[Dm] Queen Julia Jackson [Am]dropped a [Dm]zozola brick,
And [Dm]Jump Sturdy died [Am]with her [Dm]soul, in defeat.[Am]

Chorus 2:

[Dm] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy fool.
[G] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy [Dm]fool.

[Dm] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy fool.
[G] Jump Sturdy, Jump Sturdy, [F]was her name;
She [Bb7]came out the swamps like a [A7]crazy [Dm]fool.
Coda:

[Dm] Jump Sturdy...[F]Jump Sturdy...
[Bb7] Was her...[A7]name.

CHORD DIAGRAMS:
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   [Dm]        [F]        [Bb7]        [A7]        [G] [Am] 
[EADGBE]xx0231  [EADGBE]133211  [EADGBE]x13131  [EADGBE]x02223  [EADGBE]320003  [EADGBE]x02210

Tabbed by Joel from cLuMsY, Bristol, England, 2006
(clumsyband@hotmail.com)

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