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86. Southern song. tune--Wait for the Wagon. Come, all ye sons of freedom, And join our Southern band; We are going to fight the Yankees, And drive them from our land. Justice is our motto, And Providence our guide; So jump into the wagon, And we'll all take a ride. chorus. So wait for the wagon — the dissolution wagon; The South is the wagon, and we'll all take a ride. Secession is our watchword; Our rights we all demand; To defend our homes and firesides, We pledge our hearts and hands. Jeff. Davis is our President, With Stephens by his side; Great Beauregard our General-- He joins us in our ride. chorus — Wait for the wagon, &c. Our wagon is the very best; The running gear is good-- Stuffed round the sides with cotton, And made of Southern wood. Carolina is the driver, With Georgia by her side; Virginia holds the flag up, While we all take a ride. chorus — Wait for the wagon, &c. The invading tribe called Yankees, With Lincoln for their guide, Tried to keep Kentucky From joini<