Hello, Hello Sir

DESCRIPTION: "Hello, hello, sir! Meet me at the grocer. No, sir! Why, sir? Because I have a cold, sir. Where did you get the cold,.... At the north Pole.... What were you doing there... Catching polar bears. How many did you catch? One, two... ten. Old Dutch cleanser
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1947 (Yoffie, according to Coffin & Cohen)
KEYWORDS: playparty nonballad commerce
REFERENCES (1 citation):
ADDITIONAL: Tristram P. Coffin and Hennig Cohen, _Folklore in America: Tales, Songs, Superstitions, Proverbs, Riddles, Games, Folk Drama and Folk Festivals_, Doubleday, 1966, p. 188, "A Ball-Bouncing and Rope-Jumping Song" (1 text)
Roud #19189
File: CoCo188

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