VP_006718 Verse 1Daddy there's something I'd like to know, Softly a little one sighed Where is my mamma please tell me do, He bowed his head while she sighed: Chorus 1Daddy, Daddy answer me Where has my Mamma gone Why does she stay so long away, When will she come back home, I've been so lonesome without her, Tell me where can she be, Daddy, dear old daddy dear Why don't you answer me? Verse 2Daddy is silent and oh so sad, Memory's tears dim his eyes How can he answer his baby's plea, Softly again now she sighs:
1 score (4 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
New Haven, Conn
Wittstein, Edward; Maxon, Percy J; and Starmer, "Why Don't You : Answer Me, Daddy?" (1921). Vocal Popular Sheet Music Collection. Score 1832.