Mr Wu's A Window Cleaner Now - George Formby Composers: Gifford, Cliffe, Formby Regal Zonophone Another saga of Mr Wu, seen in the film "let George do it" Original Key:D (film) Db (record) The chords shown are for standard tuning GCEA and the piece plays the key of C. These fingerings of the chords are those used by GF. To play along to the film or disc retune your uke as below Tune uke: A D F# B Ab Db F Bb Intro(film): | Intro (disc): | Am |F Fm C Em7 A7 |D7 G7 Ab7 G7 C Ab7 G7 C [Refrain] Am E7 Mr. Wu no longer has a laundry. Sad to say the business was flop. E7 Am He shouted "What a hope" as he chewed a bar of soap B7 G7 And then put up the shutters of the shop. G+ C A7 D7 G Ab7 G C Said Mr. Wu, "What shall I do?" and Mr. Wu's a window clea-ner now. C7 F C The laundry, it didn't pay. D7 G7 Now there's no clean collars down Limehouse Way. [Verse 1] C C7 F Ab7 When he goes out working, interest he arouses C A7 D7 G7 Polishing the windows with worn-out ladies blouses. F Fm C Em7 A7 He wears a pair of Cami-knicks to save his Sunday trou-sers D7 G7 Ab7 G7 C Cdim7 G7 G7+ 'Cos Mr. Wu's a window clea-ner now. [Verse 2] C C7 F Ab7 Now little Chinese wifie each day is getting madder, C A7 D7 G7 Tearing her silk stockings, her husband makes her sadder. F Fm C Em7 Am7 All day long he wants to keep on running up the lad-der D7 G7 Ab7 G7 C Cdim7 G7 G7+ 'Cos Mr. Wu's a window clea-ner now. [Verse 3] C C7 F Ab7 He had his eyesight tested, a most important matter. C A7 D7 G7 Through a bathroom window, a lady he peeps at her F Fm C Em7 A7 His eyesights getting better but his nose is getting flat-ter D7 G7 Ab7 G7 C Cdim7 G7 G7+ 'Cos Mr. Wu's a window cleaner now. [Bridge] G+ C A7 D7 G Ab7 G C Said Mr. Wu, "What shall I do?" and Mr. Wu's a window cleaner now. C7 F C The laundry, it didn't pay. D7 G7 Now there's no clean collars down Limehouse Way. [Verse 4] C C7 F Ab7 Customers he's washed for now are in bad humours. C A7 D7 G7 They feel quite neglected and I've heard the rumours. F Fm C Em7 A7 Lots of girls on winter nights go out without their ...gar-ters. D7 G7 Ab7 G7 C 'Cos Mr. Wu's a window clea-ner now.