We had a slow start. I started singing the chickery chick song. My client sang along. Afterwards she asked where I learned it. I told her my dad. From my childhood.
We wondered about the songs origin and if we had the right lyrics, since we both knew it.
The Internet comes through. It was made famous in the 1940's. Here are the lyrics.
Chickery chick, cha-la, cha-laCheck-a-la romey in a bananika