The Bonnie Blue Flag
Harry Macarthy

We are a band of brothers, and native to the soil,
Fighting for our Liberty with treasure, blood and toil;
And when our rights were threaten'd, the cry rose
     near and far,
Hurrah for the Bonnie Blue Flag, that bears a
     Single Star!

Chorus:
Hurrah! Hurrah! for Southern Rights, Hurrah!
Hurrah for the Bonnie Blue Flag that bears a
     Single Star!

First, gallant South Carolina nobly made the stand;
Then came Alabama who took her by the hand;
Next, quickly Mississippi, Georgia, and Florida,
All rais'd on high the Bonnie Blue Flag, That bears a
     Single Star! (Chorus)

Ye men of valor, gather round the Banner of the Right,
Texas and Louisiana, join us in the fight;
Davis, our loved President, and Stephens, Statesman 
     rare,
Now rally round the Bonnie Blue Flag, That bears a
     Single Star! (Chorus)

And here's to brave Virginia! The Old Dominion State,
With the young Confederacy at length has link'd her
      fate
Impell'd by her example, now other States prepare
To hoist on high the Bonnie Blue Flag,That bears a
     Single Star! (Chorus)

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