Pretty Polly (7)
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PRETTY POLLY . American, Contra/County Dance Tune (2/4 time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABC. Boston publisher Elias Howe printed contra dance directions with the melody in several of his publications, including 1,000 Jigs and Reels (c. 1867) and Musician's Omnibus No. 1 (1862).
Source for notated version:
Elias Howe (Musician’s Omnibus No. 1), 1862; p. 47.
Howe (1000 Jigs and Reels), c. 1867; p. 82.