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Posted By: GUEST,Hootenanny
02-Dec-04 - 08:39 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: cockney rhyming slang songs
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: cockney rhyming slang songs
Countess, well done me old china.

Harry Wraggs (Fags), Harry was a well known jockey at one time.

Oxford Scholar (Dollar)= five shilling piece or Crown.

I believe the US dollar was 4 to the pound at one time, double today's rate in fact.

I'll leave it at that as it's time for me old Jim Skinner.