Peggy O'Neil

Peggy O'Neil

Words and Music by Harry Pease, Ed. G. Nelson and Gilbert Dodge 1921 Hear Billy Jones sing his 1921 version from the Collected Works of Victor Roberts (Billy Jones) at archive.org Hear it Sung by Brian Hefferan, 2004, from the album Mother I'm Wild! [Verse 1] C D7 Peggy O'Neil is a girl who could steal G7 C Any heart anywhere, anytime G And I'll put you wise how you'll recognise D7 G7 That wonderful gal of mine [Chorus] C G7 If her eyes are blue as skies, that's Peggy O'Neil C If she's smiling all the while, that's Peggy O'Neil G7 If she walks like a sly little rogue C G7 If she talks with a cute little brogue C A7 D7 Sweet personality, full of rascality G7 C That's Peggy O'Neil [Verse 2] Everything's planned for a wedding so grand In the spring I will bring her the ring Then somewhere in town we'll both settle down and all through the day I'll sing