Yankee Doodle Contest, 4th Round
 
 


by Winners and Finalists
 
   

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Fourth Round Winner

Yankee Doodle Went to Town
Yankee Doodle went to town
riding on a turtle.
When he stopped up at the store
he bought himself a girdle.
—Jesse Farnsworth, 5th grade


Fourth Round Finalists

Pig
Yankee Doodle went to town
Riding on a pig.
Heard some music and some rap.
The pig started to jig.
—Terri Micheal Cahoon, 5th grade

Yankee Doodle’s Jet Plane
Yankee Doodle went to town
Riding on a jet plane
It went so high in altitude
Her nearly went insane
—Blake Fredrick Farnsworth, 5th grade

Dog On
Yankee Doodle went to town
Riding on a doggy
Then he ran into a tree
because it was so foggy
—Melissa Frances Thieman, 6th grade

Yankee Doodle with a Blankie
Yankee Doodle went to town
carrying a blankie.
He said a really bad cuss word
and then he got a spankie.

 
 
 
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