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Canberra Chris Hokey pokey and the Druids? (107* d) RE: Hokey pokey and the Druids? 24 Sep 99

Since there is some licence to be pedantic on this marvellous thread, Alice I loved your story but someone took it from elsewhere, probably US, as the 'Aboriginal' references are all wrong. The English they are speaking is B movie American Indian, as are 'villages', 'chiefs' and 'drums', none of which are Aboriginal.

I discovered recently that the English knew it as 'Hokey Cokey', and the Australians as 'Hokey Pokey', both are well referenced in the earlier messages.

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