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Thread #110753   Message #3471318
Posted By: GUEST,guest, colette
25-Jan-13 - 01:34 PM
Thread Name: kids' game: I'm goin' down town to smoke my pipe
Subject: RE: kids' game: I'm goin' down town to smoke my pipe
I grew up in South Bend, Indiana in the 1950's and we played this game. We would say:

I'm going to town to smoke my pipe
I won't be back 'til Saturday night
and if anyone lets the old witch in
I'll spank you with my rubber heel.