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Thread #136762   Message #3126045
Posted By: Doug Chadwick
01-Apr-11 - 02:56 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: On having two first names
Subject: RE: Folklore: On having two first names
I don't know the songs, so this might not be relevant, but I would hazard a guess that if it was Gracie Fields, then it was a way of getting the word "willie" into a song without upsetting the censors.

DC