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No Place To Pillow My Head   Various Artists



Greg: Attached in tab format is my arrangement of a song written by Doc Hopkins.  Doc 
Hopkins performed with the hillbilly group the Cumberland Ridgerunners on WJJD and the 
WLS National Barn Dance in Chicago, Illinois from early 1930 to mid to late 1950.
No Place To Pillow My Head BY: DOC HOPKINS
Arrangement By: Bill Taylor

                                                                  
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   Once   I   was      hap-   py  with     heart  free from       

                                                                  
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care   had   a      Dad-   dy  and      Mam-   ma    so           

                                                                  
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sweet__________                Dolls  and  a                      

                                                                  
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dog-   gie    and   play-  things so    dear,     And             

                                                                  
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stock- ings and     shoes  on  my       feet_________             

                                                                  
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         But       now    through this world  I   must            

                                                                  
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wan-   der   a-     lone            Beg-   ing   for              

                                                                  
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pen-   nies  and    bread_______            For                   

                                                                  
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I      have  no     Dad-   dy    no     Mam-   ma   nor           

                                                                  
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home.  No        place   to   pil-   low  my                      

                                                                  
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head_______                       No        home________          

                                                                  
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no     home_______     No     place to     pil-   low  my         

                                                                  
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head_______              The       day    seems so                

                                                                  
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sad    and    the   night  is    so     long   since              

                                                                  
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Dad-   dy  and      Mam-   ma   are     dead                      
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