My Mother Is a Baker

DESCRIPTION: "My mother is a baker, she bakes like this, Yummy, yummy." "My father is a butcher, he smells like this, Yummy, yummy, Pooey, pooey" Then, modeller sister, cowboy brother, flasher grandpa, hairdresser grannie. The last line of each verse is cumulative.
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1975 (Opie-Game)
KEYWORDS: cumulative playparty family food
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Opie-Game 149, "My Mother Is a Baker" (1 text)
cf. "When Susie Was a Baby" (tune, per Opie-Game)
File: OpGa149

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