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Thread #48976 Message #738294
Posted By: Art Thieme
27-Jun-02 - 01:08 PM
Thread Name: 'Bully of the Town' - mystery word
Subject: RE: 'Bully of the Town' - mystery word
"Coonjine" is the particular step (sort of a dance step) that a person carrying a heavy load like a cotton bale up a long springy plank onto a steamboat would use to keep his footing and keep from dropping his load into the river.