In the Beautiful Seaside Air




In the Beautiful Seaside Air

words by William Tracey music by Walter Donaldson Recordings: Sung by Brian Hefferan, 2004, from the album Mother I'm Wild!: Sung by Billy Murray, c1916 recording at archive.org: View c1916 sheet music from the Lester S. Levy Collection at Johns Hopkins University.
[Verse1] F G7 C7 F Fellows I want to advise you how to win your girl's heart C G7 C Certain tricks you should be wise to, learn them before you start C7 F Never make love by the bright fire side if you're real anxious to take a bride G7 C G7 C7 Don't get together in cold winter weather, just wait 'til the summer comes 'round [Chorus 1] F C Bb F Take your girl where the beautiful sea-side bree-zes blow C On a warm summer's night while you sit there and spoon G7 C7 there's nobody looking but the man in the moon F7 Bb G7 C7 Although the beach is damp and sandy, you'll find a cozy corner handy F G7 If your heart is true she'll know just what to do C7 F In the beautiful seaside air [Verse 2] F G7 C7 F You'll quickly find the reason why everyone goes there C G7 C Cupid is busy each season down in the seaside air C7 F Don't go in search of a foreign clime, stay right at home at vacation time G7 C G7 C7 Pass up the mountains and cream soda fountains, there's one trip you're bound to enjoy [Chorus 2] F C Bb F Take your girl where the beautiful sea-side bree-zes blow C You can have lots of fun if you follow the bunch G7 C7 just take an umbrella and a basket of lunch F7 Bb G7 C7 If there's a couple nearby dozing, don't let that keep you from proposing F G7 Stick around and be game they're all doing the same C7 F In the beautiful seaside air