Historic Sheet Music Collection


City Guards

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The City Guards

Grand March & Quick Step

as performed by the

Brigade Band,

Arranged for the Piano Forte.

Boston: Published by James L. Hewitt & Co at their Music Saloon, No. 36 Market Street.

New York: Published by James L. Hewitt & Co., No. 129 Broadway

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[Verse 2]
Voice 1:
The song that hath cheer'd me
Shall never depart;
Tho' is pass from the ear,
it will dwell in the heart.
To list to thy music,
I'd leave the gay throng;



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