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johnross Origins: I've Got Sixpence, Jolly, Jolly Sixpence (46) RE: who wrote I've got sixpence jolly jolly 17 Jun 06

Dunno where it came from, but it seems to have been very widely used as a cadence (marching) song in U.S. military basic training during World War II. Just about everybody in the Army and Air Corps knew the song.

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