The James T. Callow Folklore Archive
Jump Rope Verse
Ala Baba Buskka king of the Jews
Bought his wife a new pair of shoes.
When the shoes began to wear
Ala Baba Bushkka began to swear.
Wife,wife turn around,
Wife, wife touch the groud,
Wife, wife shine my shoes,
Wife, wife you better skadoo.
Data entry tech comment:
Collector and informant share the same surname.
Where learned: Collector does not say where it was learned.
|Subject headings:||Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Game Verse Game Verse|