The Tremendous Swell and the Three Little Maidens.
Pooh-Bah, Yum-Yum, Pitti-Sing, and Peep-Bo.
from The Pall-Mall Gazette (London) – 16th March 1885
The noun Pooh-Bah… 387 more words
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I have a song to sing, O
Sing me your song, O
It is sung to the moon by a love-lorn loon
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Anne M. Holmes
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