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Five Hundred Miles
Words and Music by Hedy West - 1961
Peter, Paul and Mary Billboard #1 Album May 1962
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G Em C Am
C D7 G -
G Em C Am
C D7 G -          (repeat)
8-beat intro.with 2 lead-in notes ("If you").  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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If you miss the train I'm on, You will know that I am gone.
You can hear the whistle blow, a hundred miles.
A hundred miles, A hundred miles, A hundred miles, A hundred miles.
You can hear the whistle blow, a hundred miles.

Lord, I'm one, Lord, I'm two, Lord, I'm three, Lord, I'm four,
Lord, I'm five hundred miles from my home.
Five hundred miles, Five hundred miles, Five hundred miles, Five hundred miles,
Lord, I'm five hundred miles away from home.
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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