Canada at War: ONTARIO: Dry Doggerel

No one could say who the author was, but Ontarians, irked by Government liquor restrictions, last week were reciting a new rhyme:

Sing a song of six pence

A bottle full of rye

Six and twenty ounces

For a month's supply;

When the war is over

We'll all begin to sing:

"Now we've finished Hitler,

Where's Mackenzie King?"

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