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Lesson Sheet


Pack up your Troubles

  • Begin song intro by 'patting' the ukulele in marching time. 
  • Sing 'Pack up Your Troubles' un accompanied, with no playing, at first.
  • Start the chord strum on the 'C' chord on the final ''
  • Sing 'Pack up...' then 'It's a Long Way...' then split up and sing both at the same time.

Pack up your Troubles in your Old Kit Bag


Pack up your troubles in your old kit-bag,

         F                    C
And smile, smile, smile,


While you’ve a lucifer to light your fag,
D7                                     G7
Smile, boys, that’s the style.

C                              G7
What’s the use of worrying?
     F                C                       G7
It   nev - er     was   worth   while    so
Pack up your troubles in your old kit-bag,  and
C         G7      C
smile, smile, smile.




It's a Long Way to Tipperary



It's a long way to Tipperary,

         F                     C

It's a long way to go.


It's a long way to Tipperary

            D7                      G7

To the sweetest girl I know!


Goodbye, Picca-dilly,

F                                  C              

Farewell, Leicester Square!


It's a long long way to Tipperary,

       C                  G7         C

But my heart's      right there.





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