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RIP Jerome the Giraffe and Rust the Rooster

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Some Guy from Toledo
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Re: RIP Jerome the Giraffe and Rust the Rooster

Post by Some Guy from Toledo » Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:10 pm

innate-in-you wrote:
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:50 pm
WOHO wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 8:53 am
The show was on CH9 Windsor, so there are a few 50-somethings in Toledo that know that recorder song as the drawbridge goes up and down and the Friendly Giant invites you to pick a chair.... speaking of which, is that a specific song and is there a copy of it somewhere?
It is a very old English folk song known as Early One Morning.

The same song was performed on BBC Television Service color TV test programs using 405-line tests demonstrating color TV using NTSC-A (though they chose PAL-I on UHF in the end).
I recall the song showed up in an animated cinema ad for Esso gasoline as well in the UK. Sadly it's been removed from YouTube so I can't link it here.



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