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HAPPY TIMES. English, Country Dance Tune and Reel (cut time). D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The melody and country dance directions also appear in Thomas Skillern's Skillern's Compleat Collection of Two Hundred & Four Reels...Country Dances (1780).
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Straight and Skillern (Two Hundred and Four Favourite Country Dances, vol. 1), c. 1775; No.78, p. 39.