G C D Let me tell you a story about a man named Jed D G A poor mountaineer barely kept his family fed. G C Then one day he while shootin' at some food D G Up from the ground came a bubblin' crude. G Oil that is, black gold, Texas tea G C D Well the first thing you know Ole Jed’s a millionaire. D G The kinfolk said, “Jed, move away from there!” G C They said “Californie is the place that you oughta be!” D G So they loaded up the truck and they moved to Beverly G Hills, that is, Swimming pools, and movie stars G C D Now, it's time to say good-bye to Jed and all his kin. D G They would like to thank you all for kindly dropin’ in. G C You’re all invited back again to this locality, D G To have a heapin’ helpin’ of their hospitality. G Hillbillies, that's good folks, Y'all come back now, y'hear?