See a Pin and Pick It Up

DESCRIPTION: "See a pin and pick it up, All the day you'll have good luck, See a pin and let it lay, Bad luck you'll have all the day."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1842 (Halliwell)
KEYWORDS: nonballad
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REFERENCES (2 citations):
Baring-Gould-MotherGoose #111 n. 86, pp. 93-95, "(See a pin and pick it up)"
Dolby, p. 171, "See a Pin and Pick It Up" (1 text)

Roud #20003
File: Dolb171

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