[Ads-l] "boogie-joogie"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Nov 6 03:37:54 UTC 2015

HDAS: 1957, citing St. Louisan Herbert Simmons. The earliest cite that I've
found of it is as the title of a jam by Tab Smith, another St. Louisan.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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