RE:SEARCH logo
University of Detroit Mercy Libraries / Instructional Design Studio
UDM HOME KNOWLEDGE [BLACKBOARD] TITAN CONNECT QUICK LINKS
RESEARCH HOME / FIND / SPECIAL COLLECTIONS / THE JAMES T. CALLOW FOLKLORE ARCHIVE /
James Callow Folklore Archive

Collection Home

About Dr. James T. Callow

Dr. James T. Callow publications

Collectors

Browse by

Subject heading

Keyword

Location

Questions or comments on this site? Please email davidsor@udmercy.edu.

The James T. Callow Folklore Archive

search for

Content filter is on

Your search for 8578 returned 8 results.

showing 8 items

Ice cream soda

Ice cream soda, gingerale pop

Thers are the intals of my sweetheart;

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P etc.

Submitter comment:

This jumping-rope rhyme may use all of the slphabet or the jumper may stop after the desired initials.

Data entry tech comment:

Collector does not list a place where it was learned nor does the collect state the city or state where the informant resides.
 

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): ENDURANCE ; Jump

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

Rope Jump Rhymes

I love coffee

I love tea

 How many boys

Are stuck on me?

(count until there is a miss)

 

Data entry tech comment:

Collector and Informant share the same surname.

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): ENDURANCE ; Jump

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

Ice cream soda

Ice-cream soda, ginger-ale pop,

Tell me the initials of your sweet love.

A-B-C-D-E-F-etc.

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): ENDURANCE ; Jump

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

Jump Rope Jingle

I lke coffee, I like tea

How many boys are crazy for me?

One, Two, Three, etc.

Data entry tech comment:

Informant and collector are one and the same.

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): ENDURANCE ; Jump

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

Jump Rope Jingle

Ice cream,soda, ginger ale pop,

Tell me the name of your sweetheart

A,B,C, etc.

(Jump until you come to your sweetheat's first initial- then next person's turn)

Data entry tech comment:

Collector and infomant are the same person.

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): ENDURANCE ; Jump

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

Jump Rope Rhyme Dutch Girl

I'm a little Dutch girl dressed in blue

Theses are the things I  used to do:

Salute to the captain

Bow to the queen

Turn my back on the mean ole king

Data entry tech comment:

Collector and informant share the same surname.

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): ACTION ; CHARACTER ; RHYME

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

Ice cream soda ginger ale pop tell me the initials

of your sweetheart 

This is a jump rope tune sung while jumping rope and the alphave is sung until the correct initials are called out. Then the jumper stops jumping.

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): ENDURANCE ; Jump

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

Food

Apples, Peach, Pumpkin pie

Whose not ready holler I

Data entry tech comment:

Collector and Informant are the same person. Collector does not state where she lives.

Where learned: The collector does not state where it was learned.

Keyword(s): Jump ; Plain

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse

View just this record

showing 8 items

University of Detroit Mercy
4001 W. McNichols Detroit , MI , 48221-3038
This site is endorsed by the University of Detroit Mercy (UDM) and supports the views, values, and mission of UDM. The University of Detroit Mercy web site provides links to other web sites, both public and private, for informational purposes. The inclusion of these links on UDM's site does not imply endorsement by the University. Please contact the Instructional Design Studio for any questions regarding this web site.