Kirk Collection

Country Music Index
Part 4: 1954-1955

Kirk Country Music Table of Contents Page

This portion of the index provides records to 332 titles published from 1954 through 1955. This collection is based on a collection of 2,061 songs published by the Acuff-Rose and Milene Music Publishing Companies from 1941 to 1972. The group consists mostly of two-page, 23-cm, ASCAP or BMI promotional song sheets. When an entry lacks a first line, the title and first line are the same.

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Title: All dressed up with no place to go.
First Line:
Chorus: I was all spruced up in my Sunday suit and a brand new striped tie
Music by:
Words by: Perry, Owen and Gabe Tucker.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Along the way.
First Line:
Chorus: Our love has faded, just died on the vine
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy and Paul Buskirk.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Am I seeing things.
First Line:
Chorus: Am I seeing things exactly as they are tonight
Music by:
Words by: Tomerlin, Lysle.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The angel of death.
First Line: In the great book of John, you're warned of the day
Chorus: When the angel of death comes down after you
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Hank.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: An angel's face and a devil's heart.
First Line:
Chorus: You've got an angel's face, you've got a devil's heart
Music by:
Words by: West, Ted.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Are you afraid to remember me.
First Line:
Chorus: Are you afraid to think about me You're always in a crowd, I see
Music by:
Words by: Carter, Helen and Anita Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Ba-a-by.
First Line:
Chorus: Baby, why are you acting so strange
Music by:
Words by: Brooks, Ted and Chuck Reed.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Back in the good old days.
First Line: Back yonder in the good old days, religion could be found
Chorus: Back in the good old days They'd get on their knees and pray to God
Music by:
Words by: Masters, Johnnie and Howard Watts.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Blue water.
First Line:
Chorus: Blue water, lawd I'm feelin' blue
Music by:
Words by: Maddux, Pewee.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The blues is here to stay.
First Line: Blues, the blues is here to stay
Chorus: I see people walkin' round with there heads bowed low
Music by:
Words by: Andrews, J. C. and Bob Andrews.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Bobbie-Lou.
First Line: Gather around me, let me tell you a tale
Chorus: Bobbie-Lou, Oh, how you steal hearts when people look at you
Music by:
Words by: Eager, Clay, Amos Place and June Eager.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: A brand new heart.
First Line:
Chorus: You took the heart I offered you tho' it was second hand
Music by:
Words by: Riddle, Ricky.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Bright lights is your heaven.
First Line: When I first met you, I could tell at a glance
Chorus: Bright lights is your heaven and gold is your god
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Tommy Hill.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Cajun lingo.
First Line: I met a little girlio down around the Bayou
Chorus: So let's take my pirogue, pole it down the Bayou
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Call me up (and I'll come calling on you).
First Line:
Chorus: When you're all alone and blue and you don't know what to do
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Can it be right.
First Line:
Chorus: When shadows fall, I feel so lonely
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Chapel on the hill.
First Line:
Chorus: I can hear the organ playing
Music by:
Words by: Frank, J. L., Peewee King and Eddy Arnold.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Cheated out of love.
First Line: Cheated out of living, cheated out of love
Chorus: Cheated out of love, you starved my lonely heart
Music by:
Words by: Masters, Johnnie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Christmas can't be far away.
First Line:
Chorus: A neighbor tipped his hat to me this morning
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Boudleaux.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Could you love me (one more time).
First Line:
Chorus: Could you love me one more time with a love that really is mine
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Count me in.
First Line:
Chorus: If it's walking in the dark or sparking in the park count me in
Music by:
Words by: Dickerson, Willis "Dub" and Mae Boren Axton.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Counterfeit baby.
First Line:
Chorus: She's as phoney as counterfeit money
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Woodley Guidry.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Cry baby.
First Line: Now, honey, I'm tired of you
Chorus: Cry baby, cry, stick your finger in your eye
Music by:
Words by: Masters, John.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Cry, cry, darling.
First Line:
Chorus: Cry, cry, darling that's what I'd do
Music by:
Words by: Newman, Jimmy and J. D. Miller.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Cry, fool, cry.
First Line:
Chorus: Cry, fool, cry, that's what she wants you to do
Music by:
Words by: Denney, Dave and John Lupe.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Diggy liggy lo.
First Line:
Chorus: Diggy liggy la and diggy liggy lo fell in love at the Fais Do Do
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't be angry.
First Line: Well, I recall the first time that I flirted with you, dear
Chorus: Don't be angry at me, darlin'
Music by:
Words by: Jackson, Wade.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't bring your broken heart to me.
First Line:
Chorus: You gave your love to someone who was not in love with you
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't hold your breath.
First Line:
Chorus: I'll take my suitcase in my hand and walk right out the door
Music by:
Words by: Griffin, Rex.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't put your heart up for sale.
First Line:
Chorus: Each night you're out with someone new
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't you play with Billy.
First Line:
Chorus: Don't you play with Billy 'cause he belongs to me
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Boudleaux and Felice Bryant.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Easy payment heart.
First Line:
Chorus: They're all abuyin' this day and age on the easy payment plan
Music by:
Words by: Dickey, Milt.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Eat a little more.
First Line: Well howdy, stranger, won't you come right in
Chorus: Eat a little more (pass the 'taters)
Music by:
Words by: Willis, Vic and Walter G. Ramseur.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Eldo, the Easter bunny.
First Line:
Chorus: Eldo, the Easter bunny, running on his springy rubber legs
Music by:
Words by: Rodgers, Cliff.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Every hour, every day.
First Line:
Chorus: Ev'ry hour, ev'ry day, brings you nearer to me
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Everybody but me.
First Line: Have you ever wondered or thought what you'd do
Chorus: Ev'rybody else knew it 'cause they all could see
Music by:
Words by: Lee, Dixie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Everybody's beau.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm no ordinary Joe like the other guys I know
Music by:
Words by: Brandt, Lewis and Chuck Woodson.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Faithless Johnny Lee.
First Line:
Chorus: The coldest eyes I've ever known have put a spell on me
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Female hercules.
First Line:
Chorus: Well, I met a little gal on Cherry Street
Music by:
Words by: Masters, Johnnie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Flutter bug.
First Line:
Chorus: I got itchy feet that want to cover space
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Foolin' women.
First Line:
Chorus: I'll tell you how I make my dough
Music by:
Words by: Jones, Neal and Hazel Pitts.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: God bless her ('cause she is my mother).
First Line: I'm thinking of a little lady
Chorus: She was the first to ever love me
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira, Eddie Hill and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Good deal, Lucille.
First Line:
Chorus: Goodbye, Lou, cherchevous another man
Music by:
Words by: Terry, Al, J. D. Miller and Charles Theriot.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Gotta marry off our daughter.
First Line:
Chorus: Gotta marry off our daughter 'fore she gets too fer in years
Music by:
Words by: Taylor, Connie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Ha-Ha and moonface.
First Line:
Chorus: Well, Ha-Ha was an Indian brave and on the Plattes of the Ouachita
Music by:
Words by: Horton, Fred and Billie Jones.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Heartless romance.
First Line:
Chorus: If I can't have your heart, then I don't want your love
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Heaven on earth.
First Line:
Chorus: I love you, my darling, with love that is true
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hello, operator.
First Line:
Chorus: Hello, operator Is it any wonder that I'm calling for a number
Music by:
Words by: Owens, Dusty and Bill Carver.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hello to the blues.
First Line: The last time I saw you was the last time I smiled
Chorus: I said goodbye to you and hello to the blues
Music by:
Words by: Amos, Betty Ann, Bill Carlisle and Virginia Suber.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hey, whatta y'say.
First Line:
Chorus: Hey, whatta y'say, woncha look my way, come along with me and hear me say, "I love you"
Music by:
Words by: Terry, Al and Chas. Theriot.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hi there, sweet thing.
First Line:
Chorus: Hi there, sweet thing, whatcha been doin'
Music by:
Words by: Rule, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: House of glass.
First Line:
Chorus: Oh, you say that I'm no good, I wouldn't change if I could
Music by:
Words by: Terry, AL and Chas. Theriot.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I ain't got nothing but time.
First Line: Little girl, if you're feeling low and you got noplace to go
Chorus: Well, I ain't got nothing but time so baby, if you want to shine
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Hank.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I bet my heart.
First Line:
Chorus: I bet my heart I loved and lost now were apart, I pay the cost
Music by:
Words by: West, Ted.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I bowed down.
First Line: Well, there was a time when I didn't care
Chorus: Oh, yes, I bowed down on my knees, I bowed down on my knees
Music by:
Words by: Carson, Martha.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I closed my heart's door.
First Line: You come and go like waves on the sand
Chorus: When you walked away, I closed my heart's door
Music by:
Words by: Jones, Ralph and Stoney Cooper.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I could love you more.
First Line:
Chorus: I could love you more than anybody else could love you
Music by:
Words by: Gabbard, Rusty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I feel lucky.
First Line:
Chorus: I feel lucky, yes, I do since I first laid eyes on you
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I guess you don't care.
First Line:
Chorus: I just can't keep from calling your number
Music by:
Words by: Pryor, Roy E.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I hope my divorce is never granted.
First Line:
Chorus: I hope my divorce is never granted 'cause now I know the fault was all my own
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I just got wise.
First Line:
Chorus: Oh, how I once longed for your lovin'
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I know the Lord will stand by me.
First Line: Somewhere way up in Glory, he sits on God's right hand
Chorus: I know the Lord will stand by me I know the Lord will stand by me
Music by:
Words by: Carson, Martha.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I long to see the old folks.
First Line: How I long to see the old folks back home down on the farm
Chorus: Oh, I see the lamp a shinin' to light my way back home
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I need a little help.
First Line: I try pretty hard but I can't keep the pace
Chorus: Hey, I need a little help (Say you need a little help?)
Music by:
Words by: Carlisle, Bill and Tommy Collins.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I promise to love you.
First Line:
Chorus: I promise to love you and always obey
Music by:
Words by: Taylor, Connie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I will for you.
First Line: I don't want to settle down for life and I don't want to be no wife
Chorus: I don't like to but I will for you
Music by:
Words by: Amos, Betty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I wonder if I can lose the blues this way.
First Line: An open road, plenty of gas, a far away place and a car that's fast
Chorus:
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Ice cold heart.
First Line: Ice cold love, your heart is cold as the North Pole
Chorus:
Music by:
Words by: Martin, Benny.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: If I could only win your love.
First Line: I could be a millionare, I could learn to walk on air
Chorus: Without your love I'll never do all the things I want to do
Music by:
Words by: Dallas, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: If we forget God.
First Line: THe stories and pictures in most magazines now feature new stylings unfit to be seen
Chorus: If we forget God, His mercy will flee
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: If you don't, somebody else will.
First Line: Oh, I ain't a gonna beg you for your love any more
Chorus: If you don't want to kiss me, say so, baby, somebody else will
Music by:
Words by: Mathis, Johnny, Jimmy Fautheree and Geraldine Hamilton.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: If you lose you'll understand.
First Line: My heart is burdened down with pain my life will never be the same
Chorus: If you lose you'll understand how a broken heart can use a helping hand
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Sammy Lusco.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: If your heart had a window.
First Line: If your heart had a window, I'd look in to see
Chorus: If your heart had a window then you couldn't hide
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Tom.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'll never love again.
First Line:
Chorus: I'll never love again till I find again someone pretty as you
Music by:
Words by: Suber, Virginia and Bill Carlisle.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'll take my dreams and go home.
First Line:
Chorus: The juke box is playing, the couples are swaying
Music by:
Words by: West, Ted.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm beginning to remember.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm beginning to remember the things that I forgot to do
Music by:
Words by: Mathis, Johnny and Jimmy Fautheree.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm getting married tonight.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm about half scared to death and I can't hardly talk
Music by:
Words by: Touchton, Peck.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm gonna get you if I can.
First Line:
Chorus: No need to run and hide your face 'cause you're a member of the human race
Music by:
Words by: Dallas, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm gonna sing.
First Line: Sometimes my head is bowed in sorrow
Chorus: Oh, I'm gonna sing 'way up in Glory
Music by:
Words by: Carson, Martha.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm gonna salt my sugar away.
First Line:
Chorus: I got a sweetie so pretty it hurts
Music by:
Words by: Maddux, Pewee.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm hanging up all of my work clothes.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm hanging up all of my work clothes for my work on this earth is through
Music by:
Words by: Perkins, Mandy and Zeb Perkins.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm just drifting.
First Line:
Chorus: Like the green flowing river, like the wind in the night
Music by:
Words by: McDaniel, Luke.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm not jealous (I'm just careful).
First Line:
Chorus: I hang around you, rain or shine
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm satisfied with you.
First Line:
Chorus: You don't dress up in satin, you don't wear diamond rings
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm too big to cry.
First Line:
Chorus: I guess I never realized how lonesome I could be
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Is I is or is I ain't.
First Line:
Chorus: Is I is or is I ain't, is I can or can I can't
Music by:
Words by: Gibson, Joe.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: It looks like I'm just in your way.
First Line:
Chorus: The way that we live has no meaning
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: It's a pity what money can do.
First Line:
Chorus: I was a poor boy, a poor girl was she
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I've always wanted you.
First Line:
Chorus: I may not be so rich, you see, but my heart's pure as gold
Music by:
Words by: James, Sonny.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I've been thinking.
First Line:
Chorus: I've been thinking Thinkin' of the way that you wiggle when you walk
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Boudleaux.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I've got my heart on a budget.
First Line:
Chorus: I've got my heart on a budget, gonna cut down on my lovin'
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Jole John.
First Line: Jole John, Jole John, making whoopee on the delta
Chorus: Jole John, papa Jole we make big trip to New Orleans
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred, Hy Heath and Norman Luboff.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Just call on me.
First Line:
Chorus: Anywhere and anytime you find yourself alone
Music by:
Words by: Owens, Dusty and Bill Carver.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Just like downtown.
First Line: Now you take a bunch of grapes and you squeeze 'em tight
Chorus: Just like downtown where the music goes around and 'round
Music by:
Words by: Work, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Lazarus.
First Line: Well, we read about old Lazarus who was poor and beggin' bread
Chorus: Dip your fingers in some water, cool my parching tongue
Music by:
Words by: Carson, Martha.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Let's take our troubles to church.
First Line:
Chorus: Let's take our troubles to church next Sunday
Music by:
Words by: Thomas, Dick.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The life that I'm living.
First Line:
Chorus: At the bar I am standing with a glass in my hand
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Tommy Hill.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Lonely wind.
First Line:
Chorus: The lonely wind outside must hate to hear me cry
Music by:
Words by: Maddux, Pewee.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The Lord's last supper.
First Line:
Chorus: I'd love to tell a story about the long ago
Music by:
Words by: Dawson, Smoky.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Love goes on like a ball game.
First Line:
Chorus: It's your turn now, I'll pitch to you
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Tom and Robert Pettus.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Love me, baby.
First Line:
Chorus: Love me, baby, you know we've been wasting time
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Tommy Hill.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: A love that once was mine.
First Line:
Chorus: How foolish can a heart be, I hurt the one who loved me
Music by:
Words by: Owens, Dusty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Low down blues.
First Line: Lord I went to the doctor, he took one look
Chorus: I got the mean old miseries in my soul
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Hank.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The mainest thing.
First Line: What is the mainest thing in life, safety pins and electric lights?
Chorus: That's the mainest thing, that's the mainest thing
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira, Chas. Louvin and Bill Carlisle.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Making believe.
First Line:
Chorus: Making believe that you still love me
Music by:
Words by: Work, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Mama, don't cry at my wedding.
First Line:
Chorus: Mama, don't cry at my wedding don't let him see you in tears
Music by:
Words by: Hudgins, Helen.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Mama laid the law down.
First Line:
Chorus: My mama laid the law down to me this morning again
Music by:
Words by: Dickerson, Willis "Dub."
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Maybe next week sometime.
First Line:
Chorus: Well, I was walkin' down the street, I had them low down blues
Music by:
Words by: Jones, Neal and Preston Yawn.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Me, myself and I.
First Line:
Chorus: Me, myself and I feel so down-hearted
Music by:
Words by: Smith, Sammy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Memories of mother.
First Line: On a dark, stormy night, the angels called mother
Chorus: Mother's at rest in a lonesome old graveyard
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Mine forever.
First Line:
Chorus: Wedding band, preacher man, go together
Music by:
Words by: Edwards, Tibby and Leon Tassin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Mommie's little helper.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm mommie's little helper 'cause everyone can see
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Much too young to die.
First Line: Oh, love me now, will you, honey?
Chorus:
Music by:
Words by: Gabbard, Rusty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My destiny.
First Line:
Chorus: Cursed with sorrow, pain and woe full of feeling I can't show...Is this my destiny
Music by:
Words by: Carter, Helen.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My guitar's out of tune.
First Line:
Chorus: Now I'm a man who's thru with life, the end can't come too soon
Music by:
Words by: Brooks, Ted.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My heart and I.
First Line:
Chorus: Love never seemed to bother us, my heart and I
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My heart's calling you, darling.
First Line:
Chorus: Ev'ry lonely night when you're out of sight
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My heart's in a whirl.
First Line:
Chorus: My heart's in a whirl since I met that little girl
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Tom.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My life is not my own.
First Line:
Chorus: I gave my heart and soul to you, that's all I had to give
Music by:
Words by: Smith, Arthur Q.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Night time.
First Line:
Chorus: Night time, moonlight shining but no lover waits for me
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Tom.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Night time is cry time.
First Line:
Chorus: Night time is cry time for me night time is play time for you
Music by:
Words by: Newman, Jimmy and J. D. Miller.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: No one to sing for me.
First Line: I love to hear the songs they're singing
Chorus: I know the angels soon will call her to that home beyond the sea
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira, Eddie Hill and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: One by one.
First Line: My plans and hopes have tumbled down
Chorus: One by one you broke each vow you made
Music by:
Words by: Anglin, Jack, Johnnie Wright and Jim Anglin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Poison lies.
First Line: It's the talk now that you're living reckless
Chorus: All I need to hear you say is that you want me
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: A prisoner of a broken heart.
First Line:
Chorus: Now that time has passed me by, what a fool in love am I
Music by:
Words by: Hayes, Slim.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Put it down on paper.
First Line: I walked in to the corner store just to have a look
Chorus: Put it down on paper if you love me
Music by:
Words by: Turner, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Railroad engineer.
First Line: When I was a little lad, I always had one dream
Chorus: Wooeee
Music by:
Words by: Lewis, Loe and El Rader.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Rushing around.
First Line: Now, the first thing in the morning you rush right out of bed
Chorus: You're rushing around today
Music by:
Words by: Thomas, Newton.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Satan and the saint.
First Line:
Chorus: I have the world to offer you yes, you have the world to hold
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Satan lied to me.
First Line: Satan kept my soul astray, said I didn't need to pray
Chorus: Satan lied to me, satan lied to me
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Say a prayer for me.
First Line:
Chorus: When you've found a love that's true and then happiness you see
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Leo Miller.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Say it now.
First Line:
Chorus: Don't wait until I'm far away to tell our friends we're thru
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Shake a leg.
First Line: My gal just called me on the telephone
Chorus: Gotta shake a leg, shake a leg, shake a leg, shake
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira, Bill Carlisle and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Sharpshooter.
First Line:
Chorus: You're a sharpshooter, sharpshooter You hit the target at the very
start
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Curley.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Shoot, I reckon I love you.
First Line:
Chorus: You make me feel so dog gone blue when you do me like you do
Music by:
Words by: Turner, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Show me that you love me.
First Line:
Chorus: Kiss me once, kiss me twice, kissing you is mighty nice
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Singing the blues.
First Line:
Chorus: Well I never felt more like singing the blues
Music by:
Words by: Endsley, Melvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: So tired of your runnin' round.
First Line: You say that there's no other in your life but me
Chorus: So tired of your runnin' round when I need you you just can't be found
Music by:
Words by: Carson, Martha.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Someone like you.
First Line:
Chorus: Anyone who has ever been blue needs someone like you
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Boudleaux.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Something teacher didn't tell me.
First Line:
Chorus: If this big world goes 'round, then how do we stay on the ground
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Somewhere she's waiting.
First Line:
Chorus: Somewhere for me there is a true love
Music by:
Words by: Owens, Dusty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Start the music.
First Line:
Chorus: Start the music, it's like old times
Music by:
Words by: Coletharp, Ruth E.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Streamline heartbreaker.
First Line:
Chorus: You're a streamline heartbreaker the way you treated me is a shame
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The sundown train.
First Line:
Chorus: A lonesome whistle on a cold, dark night echoes thru the falling rain
Music by:
Words by: Organ, Jerry, Jim West and Tom James.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Sunshine special.
First Line: Thank you, mister postman, for the letter you bring
Chorus: Blow your old whistle, strain every nerve
Music by:
Words by: Welch, Ray.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Sweet little cutie.
First Line:
Chorus: I got a sweet little cutie, she's a real little beauty, and I'm crazy
'bout her kisses so divine
Music by:
Words by: Maddux, Pewee.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Sweet love.
First Line:
Chorus: Sweet love has caused me to lose my heart to you
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Tom.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Sweetheart of my best friend.
First Line:
Chorus: There's a girl, there's a girl, sweetest one in the world
Music by:
Words by: Luton, Mildred and Augie Clevenger.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Tennesee courtin' time.
First Line:
Chorus: The boys have on their Sunday clothes, the girls are wearing satin
bows
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Thank God I came out alive.
First Line:
Chorus: The war has finally ended At last the day has arrived
Music by:
Words by: McCauley, Winston and John.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: That done it.
First Line:
Chorus: I never meant a word I said to anyone before
Music by:
Words by: Holmes, Opal Jean.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Three little secrets.
First Line:
Chorus: The first little secret that I must impart is not about wealth or gold
Music by:
Words by: Davis, Stu.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Time goes by.
First Line:
Chorus: Time goes by and I still love you, place no one on earth above you
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Too proud to wear my name.
First Line:
Chorus: I watched you walk so slowly by you held your head so proud and high
Music by:
Words by: Horn, Al.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Walkin,' plowin,' talkin,' cryin.'
First Line:
Chorus: I'm a walkin,' plowin,' talkin,' cryin,' down in the bottom this morn
Music by:
Words by: James, Sonny and Bernie Harville.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Walking a chalk line.
First Line: Baby, I'm the kinda guy that would hand you the sky
Chorus: Walking a chalkline, talking a straight line
Music by:
Words by: Turner, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The wall around your heart.
First Line:
Chorus: You've built a wall around your heart and you won't let me in
Music by:
Words by: Wiener, Herb and Cy Crane.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: What a pleasure.
First Line: All the years I spent in roamin' were just wasted
Chorus: What a pleasure just in knowing that you'll always be my own
Music by:
Words by: Lunsford, Ray.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: What if he don't love you (like I do).
First Line:
Chorus: I felt so helpless when you walked away from me that night
Music by:
Words by: Helms, Don and Rusty Gabbard.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: What is it, darling.
First Line:
Chorus: What is it, darling, that keeps me loving you
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Tommy Hill.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: What would it take.
First Line:
Chorus: I was so sad I thought I'd die the night we said our last goodbye
Music by:
Words by: Vernon, Jimmy and Elsie Stokley.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: What would your mother say.
First Line:
Chorus: What would your mother say if she only knew
Music by:
Words by: Fletcher, Jimmie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: When you come looking for me.
First Line: Try the cafe on the corner or the tavern down the street
Chorus: When you come looking for me
Music by:
Words by: Hendrick, Hack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Whoooee, my life has just begun.
First Line: Now these young girls don't go for me but them I do not need
Chorus: Whoooee, everybody come along and join me in my fun
Music by:
Words by: Jones, Neal and Hazel Pitts.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Why can't you love me.
First Line:
Chorus: If time changes everything, why hasn't it changed you
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Why can't you see things my way.
First Line:
Chorus: Pretending you love me is not a good start
Music by:
Words by: Moore, Billy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: You better keep it on your mind.
First Line:
Chorus: Now, if you go out and start to playin' around, your baby's gonna tear
your playhouse down
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Hank and Vic McAlpin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: You didn't have to go.
First Line:
Chorus: You didn't have to go, you knew that I'd be blue
Music by:
Words by: Newman, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: You don't live here no more.
First Line:
Chorus: I gave you up to someone new and, now that she walked out on you,
don't clutter up my door
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Your true and faithful one.
First Line:
Chorus: I tried so hard to make you care I looked for love that wasn't there
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: You're sorry for yourself.
First Line:
Chorus: Behind that smile you're faking there's a lonely heart that's breaking
Music by:
Words by: Rogers, Jesse and Max C. Freedman.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1954.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

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Title: Adios, so long, goodbye.
First Line:
Chorus: When I'm with you, you make me blue, you try to break my heart in two
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Boudleaux and Felice Bryant.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Ain't gonna wash my face (for a month).
First Line:
Chorus: Ain't gonna wash my face for a month 'cause you kissed me last night
Music by:
Words by: Holmes, Opal Jean.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Are you feeling blue.
First Line: Where you wander tonight, are there tears in your eyes?
Chorus: Are you feeling blue wishing for a love that's true
Music by:
Words by: McCormick, Lloyd, Kelly McCormick and Haskel McCormick.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Bama bamboo boy.
First Line:
Chorus: There's a bamboo boy from Bama and he blows on the old bamboo
Music by:
Words by: Turner, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Because I cared.
First Line: Because I cared, I gave my love to you
Chorus: Because I cared, I did 'most ev'rything
Music by:
Words by: Turner, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Blue lifetime.
First Line:
Chorus: I went to see a gypsy because I was blue
Music by:
Words by: McDaniel, Luke.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Bob-o-link blues.
First Line:
Chorus: Bob, bob, bob-o-link, poor Mister Bob-o-link, singin' the bob-o-link
blues
Music by:
Words by: Studebaker, John.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: California Zephyr.
First Line:
Chorus: From the great Salt Lakes of Utah to California's golden shore
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Hank.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Calling from heaven.
First Line: As you go along from day to day no thoughts of God, no time to
pray
Chorus: Oh, the voice I heard from heaven's throne was Jesus calling for His
own
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Can I be dreaming.
First Line:
Chorus: Can I be dreaming when I feel you near me
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Carry on.
First Line: Me and you, baby, we're in love and doin' fine
Chorus: Carry on, sweet mama, and make sweet love to me
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The champion.
First Line:
Chorus: All the people gathered 'round the station
Music by:
Words by: Rouse, Ervin T.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Collision with love.
First Line: When we first met, it was a bang
Chorus: When ever you kissed me, you must have lit a fuse
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Tommy Hill.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Conscience (set me free).
First Line:
Chorus: Conscience, keeper of my heart, oh, please don't punish me
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy, Al Blasingame and Betty Williamson.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Counting my blessings.
First Line: Why strive for the riches that this world may hold
Chorus: Yes, I started counting over and over
Music by:
Words by: Carson, Martha.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Cry like a baby.
First Line: You look like your only love just walked out on you
Chorus: Cry like a baby, and wash your blues away
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Cryin' for a pastime.
First Line:
Chorus: Never thought I'd be alone with a memory
Music by:
Words by: Newman, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Daddy loves you.
First Line:
Chorus: Baby, baby, go to sleep you're in daddy's arms, don't weep
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Dear Mom, I'm thinking of you.
First Line: Dear Mom, dear Mom, I'm thinking of you
Chorus: Mama, I'm writing this letter laying here on my bunk
Music by:
Words by: Wilson, Jim.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Diddle, diddle dumpling.
First Line:
Chorus: Honey, I can't live without you, wonder what it is about you
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D., Tommy Hill and Al Peshoff.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't deny my love.
First Line:
Chorus: Don't deny my love and say we must part
Music by:
Words by: Hill, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't, don't, don't.
First Line: You can stop your painting up all over town
Chorus: Don't, don't, don't stop loving me
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't fix up the dog house.
First Line: Now if you saw a cloud of dust and heard an awful sound
Chorus: I'm leavin' while the goin's good, don't need no chaperone
Music by:
Words by: Helms, Don and Bob Gazzaway.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't judge your neighbor.
First Line: I've made mistakes the same as you I have sinned as we all do
Chorus: Don't judge your neighbor, You're not the one to say he's wrong
Music by:
Words by: Swan, Dot.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't knock, just come on in.
First Line:
Chorus: Now, when you arrive in your limousine with white wall tires
Music by:
Words by: Work, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't let me hang around (if you don't care).
First Line:
Chorus: If you love me, let me know
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't offer me the stars.
First Line: Don't offer me the stars, dear, that shine so bright above
Chorus: Take back the gifts you fooled me with when you trifled with my heart
Music by:
Words by: Talley, Ruth and Violet Carwile.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Don't write it in a letter.
First Line:
Chorus: Tomorrow we have to be parted
Music by:
Words by: Hudgins, Helen.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The end of my stairway.
First Line:
Chorus: I've come to the end of my stairway to heaven
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Tommy Hill.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Everybody needs somebody.
First Line:
Chorus: Everybody needs someone to love them
Music by:
Words by: Hunter, Pete.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Fall in love again.
First Line:
Chorus: I thought I'd never fall in love again
Music by:
Words by: Newman, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Flying high.
First Line: When you left and said goodbye, I thought I'd cry and maybe die
Chorus: I should have known that you would go but love was blind
Music by:
Words by: Atcher, Randy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: For so long.
First Line:
Chorus: For so long were the days and all the nights made me feel blue
Music by:
Words by: Deckelman, Bud.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Forget my broken heart.
First Line:
Chorus: My broken heart no longer can stand it
Music by:
Words by: Owens, Dusty and Joe Parish.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Frost on my roof (but there's fire in my furnace).
First Line: I don't get around the way I used to do
Chorus: I got frost on my roof, I got frost on my roof
Music by:
Words by: Holmes, Opal Jean.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Give me a little chance.
First Line:
Chorus: Just give me a little chance to prove my love
Music by:
Words by: Owens, Dusty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: God understands.
First Line:
Chorus: God understands, He know all about us
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Goin' steady with the blues.
First Line:
Chorus: I'm goin' steady with the blues since you moved out on me
Music by:
Words by: Weinman, Bernie and Dick Dorney.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Gold wedding band.
First Line:
Chorus: Just a plain gold wedding band that I hold here in my hand
Music by:
Words by: Smith, Shandry.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Gone again.
First Line:
Chorus: Gone again you promised faithfully to stay
Music by:
Words by: Atkins, Chester and Helen Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Goodbye, Mr. Sunshine (Hello, Mr. Rain).
First Line:
Chorus: Goodbye, Mister Sunshine, hello, Mister Rain
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Gossip.
First Line: Don't listen to gossip, what ever you do
Chorus: And don't you believe what they say about me
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Harbor of love.
First Line: There's coming a time on the great judgement morning
Chorus: Oh, the water's so deep on the River of Jordan
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Has been.
First Line:
Chorus: Everybody says that I'm a has been
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Boudleaux.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hate me not.
First Line:
Chorus: Hay hay hay hate me not, my dear ho ho ho hold me while I'm here
Music by:
Words by: Terry, Al, J. D. Miller and Charles Theriot.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hey, hey, I got the blues.
First Line:
Chorus: Talk about good lookin' and neat
Music by:
Words by: Andrews, J. C. and Bob Andrews.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hitchhiking a ride.
First Line: You seemed to be happy when I travelled your way
Chorus: Hitchhiking a ride on someone else's heart
Music by:
Words by: Turner, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Honky tonk romance.
First Line:
Chorus: Because we live in Shanty Town, down by the railroad tracks
Music by:
Words by: McCarty, Mac.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Hot to trot.
First Line:
Chorus: If you meant what you said last night when I called you on 'phone
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and John Lepley.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: How it hurts to cry alone.
First Line:
Chorus: When I cry, I cry alone
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I can't lose the blues.
First Line:
Chorus: If only I knew just what to do
Music by:
Words by: Maddux, Pewee.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I don't need a doctor.
First Line: You can take all the medicine in the whole wide world
Chorus: No, I don't need a doctor to tell me that you're gone
Music by:
Words by: Skinner, Jimmie and Bob Mooney.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I fish with a wish.
First Line:
Chorus: I fish with a wish and I wish when I fish
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Curley.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I gotta love just like I live.
First Line: I told you once and I told you twice
Chorus: I gotta love just like I live, hard, fast
Music by:
Words by: Rogers, Jesse, Max C. Freedman and Sally Starr.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I hurried back.
First Line:
Chorus: I hurried back to tell you that I'm sorry
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I just can't let you go.
First Line: Funny how the hands of fate play foolish tricks on people
Chorus: We're wasting our time, you'll never be mine
Music by:
Words by: Denney, Dave and John Lupe.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I love her so.
First Line: She thought he done her wrong her note said she was gone
Chorus: Dear God, I love her so dear God, please let her know
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I love you more and more.
First Line:
Chorus: I love you more than jambalay
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I never knew I needed you (till now).
First Line:
Chorus: When I asked you to set me free, I was wrong as wrong can be
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I think I'll cry again.
First Line:

Chorus: I think I'll cry again I got that crying feeling
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I wanna, wanna, wanna.
First Line: Hold me, baby, closely, baby, don't let me go
Chorus: I wanna, wanna, wanna, wanna some of your love
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I wanta show my baby off.
First Line:
Chorus: Baby, let's get organized and give the folds a big surprise
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I wonder when we'll ever know (the wonder of it all).
First Line:
Chorus: I wonder how the whitest rose grows from the blackest earth
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'd be the last to know.
First Line:
Chorus: The whole town's telling tales on you and swearing that it's so
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Bob.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'd only be acting a fool.
First Line:
Chorus: I could sit and cry my life away but I'd only be acting a fool
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Joe Guillot.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'd rather stay home.
First Line:
Chorus: I'd rather stay home and cry over you
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Felice and Boudleaux Bryant.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'll always love you.
First Line:
Chorus: I'll always love you and I'll always love you too
Music by:
Words by: James, Sonny, Mallie Anne Harbert and Slim Harbert.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'll give my heart to you (in exchange for.
First Line:

Chorus: I'll meet you fair and square and make a deaL
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Wiley Barkdull.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'll love you till the day I die.
First Line:
Chorus: Alone here at home while you're free to run and roam
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm gonna get some sleep tonight.
First Line:

Chorus: Had a quarrel with my baby and she walked away
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm mighty hard to beat.
First Line: You've heard about old Romeo, how he loved Juliet
Chorus: Now I'm not really braggin,' I just can't tell a lie
Music by:
Words by: Rader, El and Joe Lewis.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm not giving up that easy.
First Line:
Chorus: You found someone who smiled at you and right away you fell
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I'm only a little Christian.
First Line: I'm only a little Christian and, as I onward go
Chorus: I'm only a little Christian, and if I do my best
Music by:
Words by: Vaughn, Earl.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: It's all right (if you've done your best).
First Line: Well, I woke up this morning from the dark, dark, night
Chorus: It's all right if you've done your best
Music by:
Words by: Carson, Martha.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: It's bedtime, Bill.
First Line: When I was a courtin, couldn't go in style
Chorus: It's bedtime, Bill, you'd better go home
Music by:
Words by: Carlisle, Bill.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: It's my sin.
First Line:
Chorus: My sin is loving you too much
Music by:
Words by: Benson, Billy and Jim Hess.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: It's your turn to cry.
First Line:
Chorus: While the whole town sleeps, I just lay here and weep
Music by:
Words by: Swan, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I've got the blues for mammy.
First Line:
Chorus: I've got the blues for mammy and mammy's got the blues for me
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy and William A. Dougherty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: I've kissed you my last time.
First Line:
Chorus: Down the road of love I see sign after sign
Music by:
Words by: Carlisle, Bill, T. Tommy Cutrer and Virginia Suber.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Jose, the Mexican boy.
First Line: Jose is a Mexican boy who came to Tennessee
Chorus: Fare thee well, old Joe Clark, old Joe's dead and gone
Music by:
Words by: Newton, Ernie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Just for awhile.
First Line:
Chorus: I loved your eyes, your lips, your walk, your talk, your smile
Music by:
Words by: Cooper, Stoney and Jimmy Crawford.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Just the girl next door.
First Line:
Chorus: I love a guy, oh, what a guy
Music by:
Words by: Amos, Betty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Just what I always wanted.
First Line:
Chorus: You say you'll build me a dream house
Music by:
Words by: Roma.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Key of love.
First Line:
Chorus: Darling, darling, set me free from this demon, doubt, tormenting me
Music by:
Words by: Fitch, Mary Ellen.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Leave my man alone.
First Line:
Chorus: I know he's tall and handsome and I know you know that too
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Lend me your handkerchief.
First Line:
Chorus: There he goes, the boy I love, he just told me goodbye
Music by:
Words by: Nelson, Ed G. and Ed Nelson, Jr.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Let 'em talk.
First Line:
Chorus: Just let 'em talk, let 'em tell lies
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy and Al Blasingame.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Let the light shine down on me.
First Line: I want to do what's right so I need God's light
Chorus: Let the light shine down, let the light shine down
Music by:
Words by: Swan, Dot.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Let's do it up brown.
First Line:
Chorus: Now powder your nose and straighten your hose, let's paint the town
Music by:
Words by: Schwope, Lillian.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Let's postpone our wedding.
First Line:
Chorus: Let's postpone our wedding, your old flame's back in town
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Felice and Boudleaux Bryant.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The life of a cricket.
First Line:
Chorus: Oh, for the life of a cricket, it's nothing but delight
Music by:
Words by: Rule, Jimmy and Gene Roe.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Light up the old flame (of love).
First Line: You dimmed my eyes with your kisses
Chorus: Light up the old flame of love, dear show me the way to the light
Music by:
Words by: Buskirk, Paul.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Little boy, why do you weep?
First Line: Little boy, little boy, why do you weep?
Chorus: My daddy was a fighting man, a cold and heartless soul
Music by:
Words by: Payne, Leon.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Little painted horse.
First Line:
Chorus: Little painted horse on the merry-go-round
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Art, and Armel Warren.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Lonesome and blue.
First Line:
Chorus: Lonesome, blue, heartbroken as here I sit alone
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Carter.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Lonesome record.
First Line: I put money in the jukebox to play away my blues
Chorus: Oh, play, you lonesome record, play
Music by:
Words by: Morgan, George.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Love thy neighbor as thyself.
First Line: Now, this old world could be a lonesome place without a friend
Chorus: Love they neighbor as thyself Do unto him as you'd have him do to you
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Make a little time.
First Line:
Chorus: I don't wanta make speeches 'bout things I never knew
Music by:
Words by: Hudgins, Helen.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Make him a soldier.
First Line: Listen to the gentle call, there is work for one and all
Chorus: Make him a soldier heed now the call
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Message to my mother.
First Line: The tears and sorrow I have caused her
Chorus: Take this message to my mother it will fill her heart with joy
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Hank.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Model T Baby.
First Line:
Chorus: I looked down that dusty road and I saw you comin' back
Music by:
Words by: Turner, Jack.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Mother is gone.
First Line: In a little pine grove by the old home
Chorus: Mother is gone to her home 'way up in heaven above
Music by:
Words by: Williams, Hank.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My fairyland dreams.
First Line:
Chorus: In my fairyland dreams I can see you with me
Music by:
Words by: Collie, Jimmy and Jimmy Fields.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: My heart couldn't see.
First Line:
Chorus: My heart couldn't see what you were doing to me
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Tom.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The night spots (of the town).
First Line: Now the road that leads to destruction
Chorus: I'd rather die, die, die than see you drinking
Music by:
Words by: Acuff, C. R.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: No love, no worry anymore.
First Line:
Chorus: No love, no worry anymore no one to claim me for their own
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Faires D. McDuffee.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: No more blues from you.
First Line:
Chorus: No more blues from you no more waiting like I used to do
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Tom.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: No, no, it's not so.
First Line: We were a boy and girl in love and I wanted to marry you
Chorus: No, no, it's not so I pleaded with you not to go
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Douglas Kershaw.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: No, no, John.
First Line: Wedding bells will ring today
Chorus: No, no John, don't do it, John
Music by:
Words by: Terry, Al and J. D. Miller and Bob Terry.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: No one, dear, but you.
First Line: No one will ever own me or make my lovely dreams come true
Chorus: No one but you, dear, will ever share my love
Music by:
Words by: Deckelman, Bud.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: On my way to the show.
First Line: Oh, pardon me for stopping by, I thought you and I had a date
tonight
Chorus: I know that you can't ask me in
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Part of your heart.
First Line:
Chorus: I gave you my love but I didn't know You gave me just part of your
heart
Music by:
Words by: Holmes, Opal Jean.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Pencil and paper love.
First Line:
Chorus: You live in a world of your own now, I see
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Merle Bert.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Please think of me.
First Line:
Chorus: Now that you're free and our love a "used to be"
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Pray for me.
First Line: I went to church one night, I thought the Lord was calling me
Chorus: Pray for me, pray for me I'm tired of sin, I want to be saved
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Pray for me, mother of mine.
First Line:
Chorus: I've gained wealth and fame yet I'm not satisfied
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Pretty mama.
First Line:
Chorus: A great big moon shines up above me
Music by:
Words by: Robbins, Marty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: A ribbon and a rose.
First Line: In the mail that came today was a rose from your bouquet
Chorus: A ribbon and a rose I'll keep forever
Music by:
Words by: Smith, Arthur Q.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Run, boy.
First Line: So you and your true love have parted
Chorus: Run, boy, as fast as you can back to the one who loves only you
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Send for my baby.
First Line: If you see me in a tavern with a gone look on my face
Chorus: When a woman gets the blues and her head is bowed down
Music by:
Words by: Rose, Fred and Hy Heath.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Set a spell.
First Line:
Chorus: I just dropped in to set a spell, set a spell, set a spell
Music by:
Words by: Innis, Louis and Chester Atkins.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: She will get lonesome.
First Line:
Chorus: I told my heart last night you were gone
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: She's always there (when I come home).
First Line:
Chorus: Nobody really knows just where all she goes
Music by:
Words by: Helms, Don and Merle Taylor.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Shift gears.
First Line: My gal's kinda slim but she ain't too thin
Chorus: Shift gears, baby, shift gears
Music by:
Words by: Edwards, Tibby and Leon Tassin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Sinners's Angel.
First Line:
Chorus: You may be far above me but just because you love me, they call you a
sinner's angel
Music by:
Words by: Blasingame, Al.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: So blue.
First Line: You told me once you'd always love me
Chorus: So blue, so blue and broken hearted all I do is sit and cry
Music by:
Words by: Stanley, Ralph.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: So lovely, baby.
First Line:
Chorus: You're as sweet as I ever did see, never did think anyone could be
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Douglas Kershaw.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Spring fever.
First Line: The gate's fell down and the fence is asaggin'
Chorus: Have you ever had spring fever it can shore be bad, spring fever
Music by:
Words by: Jones, Louis and Minnie Pearl.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Story of the magi.
First Line:
Chorus: Many years ago there were three wise men
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Boudleaux and Felice Bryant.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Sweet dreams.
First Line:
Chorus: Sweet dreams of you every night
Music by:
Words by: Gibson, Don.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Take me back for old times sake.
First Line: We both grew up together, dear, right in the same old town
Chorus: Rememb'ring that I loved you, dear, when you were just a kid
Music by:
Words by: Rader, El and Joe Lewis.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Teletouch.
First Line: Now this old world has come along way
Chorus: Distance wouldn't matter then, my teletouch beam would bring you in
Music by:
Words by: Cross, Barbara, Jim Bellah and Bill Carlisle.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Tell me your name (and give me your number).
First Line: As you walked down the street, I prayed somehow we'd meet
Chorus: Oh, tell me your name and give me your number my dear
Music by:
Words by: Jennings, Bob.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: That's what I call love.
First Line:
Chorus: I'd climb a mountain ten miles high, pull the moon down from the sky
Music by:
Words by: Willis, Vic.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: That's what makes the juke box play.
First Line:
Chorus: I just spent my last nickel tryin' to drive my tears away
Music by:
Words by: Work, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: That's why we drifted apart.
First Line:
Chorus: Wonder, wonder, wonder why did we start
Music by:
Words by: Andrews, J. C. and Bob Andrews.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Them soft shoulders and dangerous curves.
First Line: Hey buddy, I saw you wink your eye at that girl as she went
passin' by
Chorus: Them soft shoulders and dangerous curves will get you in trouble and
ruin your nerves
Music by:
Words by: Atcher, Randy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: There's an hour to every minute.
First Line:
Chorus: There's an hour to every minute, there's a week to every day
Music by:
Words by: Merritt, Neal.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: There's good in everybody.
First Line:
Chorus: There's good in everybody but where's the good in you
Music by:
Words by: Worth, Billy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: There's only one you (heart to heart).
First Line:
Chorus: Heart to heart, how do you feel
Music by:
Words by: Work, Jimmy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: The thief upon the tree.
First Line:
Chorus: "Remember me, remember me," cried the dying thief upon the tree
Music by:
Words by: Anderson, Ethel C.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Today you said goodbye.
First Line:
Chorus: I can hear the choir singing soon your wedding, it will start
Music by:
Words by: Andrews, J. C. and Bob Andrews.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Triflin' girl.
First Line:
Chorus: You shot me that old line about the way you loved me
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Woodley Guidry.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: What a fool I've been.
First Line:
Chorus: Fools will never listen or read the danger sign
Music by:
Words by: Hess, Jim and Billy Benson.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: What will you do.
First Line:
Chorus: Do you remember the day we parted
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: When I get the money made.
First Line:
Chorus: Well, every time I think about my little Imogene I fall a little
deeper in love
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira, Charles Louvin and Mac Wiseman.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: When I stop dreaming.
First Line:
Chorus: When I stop dreaming that's when I'll stop loving you
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira and Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Whose baby are you.
First Line:
Chorus: Whose baby are you, baby, whose baby are you
Music by:
Words by: Newton, Ernie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Why cry for you.
First Line:
Chorus: Why cry for you, dear, I know you won't be true
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Leo Miller.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Why do I love you with all my heart.
First Line:
Chorus: Why do I love you when you won't change
Music by:
Words by: Deckelman, Bud.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Why don't you think it over.
First Line:
Chorus: Why don't you think it over we'll plan our wed- ding day
Music by:
Words by: Andrews, J. C. and Bob Andrews.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Why look for sugar.
First Line: You better get wise, my honey, and quit your run- nin' 'round
Chorus: Why look for sugar when you have honey in the comb
Music by:
Words by: Atcher, Randy and Hazel Richards.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Will you be ready.
First Line: If you should awaken and the sun was not shining
Chorus: Will you be ready on the great judgement morning
Music by:
Words by: Hughes, Marvin and Vic McAlpin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Willie can.
First Line: Willie can you cook?
Chorus: Willie, can you do the things I ask you?
Music by:
Words by: Bryant, Felice and Boudleaux Bryant.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Windows of the past.
First Line:
Chorus: Looking wistfully, another face I see looking through the window of
the past
Music by:
Words by: Holmes, Opal Jean.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Wouldn't you.
First Line:
Chorus: I know a gal 'bout five foot two, got the cutest nose and eyes of blue
Music by:
Words by: Owens, Dusty.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Yes, it's true.
First Line:
Chorus: Yes, it's true that I still love you, darling
Music by:
Words by: Miller, J. D. and Wiley Barkdull.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: Yes mam, mama.
First Line:
Chorus: Mama, I'm in love with a fellow
Music by:
Words by: Heath, Hy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Milene Music, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: You can't shackle a free heart.
First Line: You tried to shackle a free heart but, darling, you failed somehow
Chorus: Never a vow, a promise that's how it always will be
Music by:
Words by: Skinner, Jimmie.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: You thought I thought.
First Line: Why did you return my ring and my picture and all the things that
I gave you
Chorus: You thought I thought you were thinking I thought you were mad at me
Music by:
Words by: Louvin, Ira, Charles Louvin.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955

Title: You're a living doll.
First Line:
Chorus: Ooh, those big blue eyes Are you from paradise?
Music by:
Words by: Atcher, Randy.
P/P/D: Nashville, TN : Acuff-Rose, c1955.
Location: SPC, KIRK CM 1954-1955


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