Re: HELP re: a Bilboard camp song
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Posted by Kurt Strange on October 02, 2009 at 08:21:57:
In Reply to: Re: HELP re: a Bilboard camp song posted by laurie bartels on December 07, 2005 at 21:22:23:
: The way I know it is thus:
: As I was walking down the street one dark and dreary
: I came upon a billboard and much to my dismay
: the sign was torn and tattered, from the storm the
: the wind and rain had done a job and this is what I
: smoke Coka-cola cigarettes, drink Wrigley's spearment
: Ken-l- ration dog food, makes your complexion clear
: all doctors say that babies should smoke until
: and people over 65 should bathe in Lipton Tea
: in a brand new Frigadaire
: learn to play piano in your winter underwear
: : : : CAN ANYONE HELP WITH THESE LYRICS? MY 88 YEAR
OLD DAD WANTS TO SING THIS FAVORITE CAMP SONG AT A
TALENT SHOW. HELP WOULD BE APPRECIATED ASAP Does
anyone know the billboard song that goes:
: : : : "As I was walking down the street a billboard
caught my eye...the advertisements written make you
want to laugh and cry. The wind and raind came up that
night and washed the billboard 'way.
: : : : (the other half remaining???) would make it
seem to say "smoke a coca cola, tomota catsup
cigarettes, castoria kills the measles...just pay $5
down..overcoats are selling out a nickel at a time...."
: : : : THANKS!
: : We just went over this in school and i wrote the
whole song down (homework). Well any ways i was hoping
you could tell me when the song was written if i gave
you the words.
: : Alright here it goes!
: : As I was walking down the street,
: : A billboard caught my eye.
: : and what was on that billboard will make you laugh
: : The wind and rain had come that day and washed it
: : And what was on that billboard was what i have to
: : Come smoke a Coca-Cola
: : drink Ketchup cigarettes
: : see lillian russell wrestle with a box of
: : Meet pork and beans tonight in their final fight
: : and john browns lecture on polio tonight
: : (second verse)
: : Bay rum is good for horses
: : it is the best in town
: : Castor oil cures the measles pay five dollars down
: : Buy a case of ginger ale, it's makes the best of
: : Shine-ola sure to curl your hair and not to take it
: : HEY!
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