The Great Snowman:Bob Luman. Top of the charts in 1961. INTRO:(Spoken, ad lib.) (Capo First fret for original.) E A few years ago there lived a lover by the name of Jimmy Jones.. who really snowed the girls and left them cold, and gained the title of 'The Great Snowman.' CHORUS: E A E I remember the day, when the snow melted away. B B7 And the Great Snowman was wed. E B He said, yes, I do.. E A and little Linda said it too, E B E B and the Great Snowman was we..eh..eh..ed. E we..eh..eh..wed. #1. E Now, Jimmy Jones was the Snowman's name, B he put all the other local lovers to shame. B7 He had good looks and a big fine car, B E And went around breaking all the girlie's hearts. E7 Until one day the Great Snowman found, A Linda Lou, who started melting him down.. F# He bought a ring and they set the day B B7 B and the Great Snowman started melting away. CHORUS: #2. E Now, the Great Snowman and his loving spouse, B live in a little sub-division house. B7 They got six kids and his mother-in-law, B E and expecting another kiddie in the Fall. E7 His old Cadillac needs the paint retouched, A it's full of baby diapers and bottles and such, F# B B7 B the Great Snowman has outgrown..all his flashy Caddy clothes. CHORUS: A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.