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The blog is authored by Steve Roden, a Pasadena artist who has a current art exhibit here (SUSANNE VIELMETTER)
Sunday, April 10, 2011
Anchor—Box of flowers.
Apple Knocker—A hick; a hay-shaker.
Apple Sauce--Flattery; bunk.
Barlow—A girl, a flapper, a chicken.
Bank’s Closed—No petting allowed; no kisses.
Biscuit—A pettable flapper.
Billboard—Flashy man or woman.
Blushing Violet—A publicity hound.
Boob Tickler—Girl who entertains father’s out-of-town customers.e.
Cancelled Stamp—A wallflower.
Cake Basket—A limousine.
Cellar Smeller—A young man who always turns up where liquor is to be had without cost.
Clothesline—One who tells neighborhood secrets.
Corn Shredder—young man who dances on a girl’s feet.
Dincher—A half-smoked cigarette.
Edisoned—Being asked a lot of questions.
Face Stretcher—Old maid who tried to look younger.
Frog’s Eyebrows—Nice, fine.
Houdini—To be on time for a date.
Munitions—Face powder and rouge.
Nut Cracker—Policeman’s nightstick.
Pillow Case—Young man who is full of feathers.
Police Dog—Young man to whom one is engaged.
Potato—A young man shy of brains
Smoke Eater—A girl cigarette user.
Trotzky—Old lady with a moustache and chin whiskers.
Umbrella—young man any girl can borrow for the evening.
Wind Sucker—Any person given to boasting.