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Song for New Year’s Day, 1949

Published: December 26, 2009

A twelvemonth more and we’ll know the riddle
Of what the century had for its middle,
And whether we’re having a boom or a bump
As the Nineteen-hundreds slide “over the hump.”

The Saturday Evening Post, January 1, 1949

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