Mudcat Café message #3927155 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #25029   Message #3927155
Posted By: Lighter
25-May-18 - 09:53 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Strike Up the Band, Here Comes a Sailor
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Strike Up the Band, Here Comes a Sailor
The version I heard fifty years ago (chorus only) went,

"Stand in a row. Grab all his dough...."

"Cinch," for the curious, used also to mean "someone easily fooled or swindled," a "sure thing" for cadgers or crooks.