[Dixielandjazz] Woolworth's "Cuisine"
Thu, 26 Sep 2002 16:27:59 -0400
Gibberish lyrics -- frim fram sauce, etc.
But you can hear it done anew today by the Canadian
singer/pianist Diana Krall,who has a guitar/bass/piano trio along the lines
of the old Nat Cole on many tunes and she recorded it. She also does "Peel
me a grape" enough to make you forget the original Eartha Kit version.
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Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] Woolworth's "Cuisine"
> on 9/26/02 11:40 AM, Edgerton, Paul A at email@example.com wrote:
> > Now this was circa 1962. Things may have changed from the 30's
> Some, but not that much; certainly those hot beef sandwiches were the
> though my memory of the price was 15 cents in 1936. A great meal!
> [Jazz contnet: "with Chiffafa on the side..." Or whatever that word is!
> I've absolutely no idea WHAT "chiffafa (sp.?)" is! I've only heard Nat
> sing it on the original 78.
> Probably some East Coast thing that isn't even spelled that way.]
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