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The oth er night I dreamed that I was
Down at the bottom of the sea.
I met a Mermaid fair, Who had a cottage there,
Her name was Minnie and she tumbled for me.
She had the tail of a fish for a train,
But just the same, she could sure entertain.

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Oh what a time I had with Minnie the Mermaid,
Down at the bottom of the sea;
I forgot my troubles, There among the bubbles,
Gee but she was awfly good to me.
And ev'ry night when the star fish came out,
I'd hug and kiss her so.
Oh what a time I had with Minnie the mermaid,
Down in her seaweed bungalow.



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    UnregisteredJan 5, 2014 at 12:49 pm
    Brother Bob and I, along with Gerry and Victor learned Minnie The Mermaid during our Sophomore year at Lincoln High School in Tacoma, Washington in 1949. 'Minnie' was the headliner song for our quartet “THE UNCALLED FOUR”*. We were given a photographic copy from one of the Quartets in the SPEBSQSA chapter of the Barbershop Society, changed the lyrics to fit our presentation, and sang it at clubs, lodges, societies, and events throughout the city . Kenn Norman, class of '51.

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