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Description: In “The American Songbag”, Carl Sandburg writes of this song, “Only two of the many verses of this song are presented here. As a satire the piece has its points and touches more than the surface of current life, manners and morals.” I included a couple of other verses found commonly online, but there are many others out there, not all of which can be share in polite company!

Speaking of company, you can still buy Lydia Pinkham Herbal Tablet Supplement on Amazon, and it even refers to it as the same product she initially sold in 1875. No word, however, of some of the more colorful cures mentioned in the other verses of the song!
Key: D Major