Nat King Cole - Save The Bones For Henry Jones

"Tonight I'll serve a supper,
We'll eat some food that's rare.
And at the head of the table,
I'll place brother Henry's chair-
Invite all the local big dogs,
We'll laugh and talk and eat,
But we'll' save the bones for Henry Jones,
'cause he don't eat no meat-

Today I'll go to market-
and buy a lot of fish,
That will thrill Brother Henry,
Because that's his special dish.-
Get a large can of molasses,
so we'll have something sweet,
But save the bones for Henry Jones,
“cause he don't eat no meat.

Henry is not a drinker,
he rarely takes a nip,
He don't need a napkin,
'cause the things he eats don't drip.
One day we had a banquet,
It really was a bake,
They started off with some short ribs,
they finished off with a steak.
But when the feat was over,
brother henry just kept his seat,
and we served the bones to Henry Jones,
'cause he don't eat no meat.
To- he don't eat no meat.

"
"Tonight I'll serve a supper,
We'll eat some food that's rare.
And at the head of the table,
I'll place brother Henry's chair-
Invite all the local big dogs,
We'll laugh and talk and eat,
But we'll' save the bones for Henry Jones,
'cause he don't eat no meat-

Today I'll go to market-
and buy a lot of fish,
That will thrill Brother Henry,
Because that's his special dish.-
Get a large can of molasses,
so we'll have something sweet,
But save the bones for Henry Jones,
“cause he don't eat no meat.

Henry is not a drinker,
he rarely takes a nip,
He don't need a napkin,
'cause the things he eats don't drip.
One day we had a banquet,
It really was a bake,
They started off with some short ribs,
they finished off with a steak.
But when the feat was over,
brother henry just kept his seat,
and we served the bones to Henry Jones,
'cause he don't eat no meat.
To- he don't eat no meat.

"
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Very Happy song !!!!!!!!! DUET with Johnny Mercer :D.

SAVE THE BONES FOR HENRY JONES - Nat King Cole-Johnny Mercer - 1947

A well matched pair of singers. Johnny Mercer with the King Cole Trio. Cool! Recorded about 1947. Enjoy!

Nat King Cole and Johnny Mercer Save The Bones For Henry Jones

Nat and Johnny recreate their classic hit on late 50's TV.

Nat King Cole Save The Bones For Henry Jones

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