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FAIR MORNING HORNPIPE. USA, West Virginia. Old-Time, Breakdown. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. A simple reel from the repertoire of Rush Fork, Clay County, W.Va., fiddler Wilson Douglas [1](1922-1999). Paul Mitchell finds that Cape Breton fiddler Joe MacLean recorded an almost completely identical tune, which he called "Nancy."

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Milliner & Koken (Milliner-Koken Collection of American Fiddle Tunes), 2011; p. 190.

Recorded sources: Cassette C-7625, Wilson Douglas - "Back Porch Symphony."

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