Goodnight, Sweet Dreams, GoodnightPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

Music and lyrics by Teddy Powell and Leonard Whitcup
B. Feldman & Co., Ltd / EMI
 
With Ted Weems & His Orchestra
Recorded February 22, 1938 for Decca in New York
 
Single release: DECCA No. 1704
Single Flip Side: "What Are You Doing?" ( Parker Gibbs )
 
Album issue: MCA-LP12 "The Young Perry Como" MCL-1805 MONO 1984
 
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           Goodnight, Sweet Dreams, Goodnight

< instrumental opening  > 
 
Goodnight and sweet dreams to you . . .
Goodnight, one kiss, then adieu . . .
Though the seconds will be hours until we met again,
Goodnight, sweet dreams, goodnight!

You've shared my joy and even shared my sorrow,
but through it all your love came smiling through . . .
Goodnight, tomorrow's the day
we'll hear the church organ play . . .
And I'll never ever leave you to dream alone again
Goodnight, sweet dreams, goodnight!

< instrumental close
with whistling by Elmo Tanner  > 

 
Music and lyrics by Teddy Powell and Leonard Whitcup
B. Feldman & Co., Ltd / EMI  

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