Mother Goose Land

Mother Goose Land is a 1933 Fleischer Studios animated short film starring Betty Boop.

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Famous quotes containing the words mother goose, land, mother and/or goose:

    A frog he would a-wooing go,
    Heigh ho! says Rowley,
    Whether his mother would let him or no.
    With a rowley, powley, gammon and spinach,
    Heigh ho! says Anthony Rowley.
    Mother Goose (fl. 17th–18th century. A frog he would a-wooing go (l. 1–5)

    The first day that we landed upon that fatal shore
    The planters they came round us full twenty score or more,
    They rank’d us up like horses, and sold us out of hand
    Then yok’d us unto ploughs, my boys, to plow Van
    Dieman’s Land.
    —Unknown. Van Dieman’s Land (l. 9–12)

    1946: I go to graduate school at Tulane in order to get distance from a “possessive” mother. I see a lot of a red-haired girl named Maude-Ellen. My mother asks one day: “Does Maude-Ellen have warts? Every girl I’ve known named Maude-Ellen has had warts.” Right: Maude-Ellen had warts.
    Bill Bouke (20th century)

    The man in the wilderness said to me,
    How many strawberries grow in the sea?
    I answered him as I thought good,
    As many red herrings as grow in the wood.
    —Mother Goose (fl. 17th–18th century. The man in the wilderness (l. 1–4)