from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as hullabaloo.
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It happenned so fast I dont believe anyone was shocked,I wa s watching and did not see any skin, So I do not see what the big hallabaloo is for something that was only visibkle for a fraction of a second..
I wasn’t going to say anything about mine,” Thomas continued after a pause, “and nor were Jenetta and Milly, but of course everybody noticed everybody else had the same sort of letter, and Pauline (my sister, Pauline Kentish) made a great hallabaloo over hers, and there we were, you know.”