• Buffalo: “Buffalo. For Real” (slogan) (9/28)
• “Heigh-ho, heigh-ho, it’s off to the kitchen I go. To grab a cup and fill it up. Heigh-ho, heigh-ho” (9/28)
• Elemelons (elements + melons; watermelon, firemelon, earthmelon, airmelon) (9/28)
• “If there’s watermelon, shouldn’t there be earthmelon, firemelon, and airmelon? The elemelons” (9/28)
• Earthmelon (earth + melon; jocular formation after “watermelon") (9/28)
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Above, John J. Fitz Gerald, from the Aug. 15, 1931, Binghamton (NY) Press, pg. 14.
Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce "The Big Apple," a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano. Lyrics written by Buddy Bernier and sung by Edythe Wright. Audio provided by Dorothy Emmerich.
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