Date: Wed, 22 Mar 1995 09:56:08 -0500 From: Elizabeth Martinez Subject: Re: DARE queries--maple seeds > I've been hunting in my memory for what we called maple seeds back in > the Bronx in the 1930s--we used to open them an put them on our noses too. > I'm not sure, but I thin it was pol(l)y noses or could it have been > pol(l)wogs? Is there anybody else around from that time and place? > Francine Frank > fwf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] > University at Albany, SUNY Hi Francine. I grew up in NYC in the 60's and we called them pol(l)y noses. I've also heard them called pol(l)ywogs.