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# Title Principal Artiste Composers Lyricist / Date written Place Date recorded Matrix Label&cat.no. Additional Information
536 It Happened In Monterey John Watt's 'Songs From Shows', acc. by orchestra and compered by John Watt Mabel Wayne Billy Rose `30 London March 7, 1932 GA-4069-2 Dec K-645 (12") Songs From The Shows - Part 1. Al Bowlly sings a chorus of "It Happened in Monterey" from THE KING OF JAZZ
It Happened In Monterey

It Happened In Monterey

(Mabel Wayne / Billy Rose)

Acc. by orchestra and compered by John Watt


It happened in Monterey a long time ago
I met her in Monterey where lights softly glow
Stars and steel guitars and luscious lips as red as wine
Broke somebody's heart and I'm afraid that it was mine

It happened in Monterey without thinking twice
I left her and threw away the key to paradise
My indiscreet heart longs for the sweetheart
That I left in old Monterey