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Everybody's On Their Way To Jersey - Song and Lyrics by Garfield Kilgour, Harry Akst and Lou Handman

Everybody's On Their Way To Jersey

Everybody's On Their Way To Jersey

Year 1920

Words by Garfield Kilgour
Music by Harry Akst and Lou Handman

Irving Berlin Inc.
1587 Broadway
New York City

  First Verse
There's a certain little State No one thought was up to date Jokes about it made a lot of fun But folks are getting hunches Going there in bunches A mighty mob has started on the run Tho' small in size that state is wise nobody hesitates It's population soon will be the whole United States.

Second Verse
People living there are fine Each one has a friend named "Stein" Anderson had better watch his step The cops are in a fury Each kitchen is a brewery They brew those hops that fill you full of pep From California Massachusetts, people far and near A train they take to join the wake, and gather 'round the 'bier'

Chorus
Everybody's on their way to Jersey Everybody's going there to stay And it's not the air That they're going over there There is something doing something brewing OH! BOY! buckets of joy Three and a half percent in dear old Jersey Is not the dividends the bankers pay Just hop on a train and tell the man that you want to go where they rush the can For everybody's on their way to Jersey.

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