[Dixielandjazz] Re: Hindustan

Adaywayne at aol.com Adaywayne at aol.com
Wed Feb 25 12:10:45 PST 2004

Yes, they don't write lyrics like that anymore!!! George Formby indeed!

In a message dated 2/25/04 11:40:40 AM Eastern Standard Time, 
tubaman at batnet.com writes:
All this talk about Hindustan reminded me that I had just heard a 
version of this somewhat related song by Scott Black and His Hot Horns 
- not very "PC" ... I found the lyrics on a George Formby website  

Dave Richoux


Over there in India a Hindoo resides smoking his hookah all day
  Opium and bits of rope and fag ends besides, a wise man from the East 
Whitechapel way.
  He's got a lovely palace on the beach

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