Played jump rope at school too. The P.E. Department had enough funds to buy many jump ropes for us to play with at recess. You were really good if you could do double dutch.

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Miss Mary Mack, Mack, Mack All dressed in black, black, black With silver buttons, buttons, buttons All down her back, back, back She asked her mother, mother, mother For fifty cents, cents, cents To see the elephant, elephant, elephant Jump the fence, fence fence They jumped so high, high, high They touched the sky, sky, sky And didn’t come back, back, back Till the fourth of July, July, July