Date: Wed, 29 Oct 1997 09:21:34 -0600 From: Elizabeth Gregory Subject: Bologna tra-la-las & chicken-wire floats -Reply I imagine chicken-wire floats (though I have always heard them called just "floats" or "parade floats") are those structures made of chicken wire into which crepe paper is stuffed. The whole mess, then, is carried in a parade or displayed prominently on the lawn of your high school or fraternity/sorority house. I helped to make many such in high school and college. No idea about bologna tra-la-las, though. Elizabeth Gregory