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Roll on the Republican Ball

Songs performed by: Valerie Gordon, Michael Pokorny, Spencer Savoie, and Mark Travis.
AIR--"Rosin the Bow."

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1. COME all ye true friends of the Nation,
Attend to humanity's call,
Come join in your country's salvation,
And roll the Republican ball.

Cho.--Roll on the Republican ball,
Roll on the Republican ball,
For LINCOLN and HAMLIN and FREEDOM,
We'll labor from now until fall.

2. "Old Abe," he is honest and truthful,
A live "representative man;"
He's neither too old nor too youthful,
So Democrats beat if you can.--Chorus.

3. He's fresh from the ranks of the people,
He's manly, he's tall, and he's straight;
In height somewhat less than a steeple,
And firm as a rock in his gait.--Chorus.

4. As a man of the People, no woner
His name is a beacon of light,
For the UNION he never will sunder,
But its stars he will keep polished bright.
Chorus.

5. We surely will beat in November,
We'll distance them all in the race,
For the people have spoken--remember,
"OLD ABE" IS THE MAN FOR THE PLACE.
Chorus.