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X:1 T:Pretty Polly [7] M:2/4 L:1/8 R:Reel B:Elias Howe – Musician’s Omnibus No. 1 (1863, p. 47) Z:AK/Fiddler’s Companion K:C e/f/|g2 ^f/g/a/g/|e2 (cB/c/)|dgG A/B/|c/B/c/d/ c/d/e/f/| g2 ^f/g/a/g/|e2 cB/c/|dgG A/B/|cec|| e/f/|d^cd e/f/|d^c de|fA dc|B/c/A/B/ G f/g/| d^cd e/f/|d^c de|fA dB|cec|| E/F/|G>A GE|AF FA|GE EG|FDD E/F/| GE cG|F A2A|GE FD|CEC||

PRETTY POLLY [7]. American, Contra/County Dance Tune (2/4 time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABC. Boston publisher biography: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 (1863).

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Printed sources : - Elias Howe (Musician’s Omnibus No. 1), 1863; p. 47. Howe (1000 Jigs and Reels), c. 1867; p. 82.

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