The doltish but self-confident and self-congratulatory Private Snafu is in possession of a military secret during World War II. Over the course of the day, spouting rhymed couplets, he divulges the secret a little at a time to listening Axis spies. He tells his mom some of the secret when he calls her from a phone booth; the rest he spills to a dolly dolly spy who plies him with liquor. Snafu's loose lips put himself at risk. Written by
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It's a cinch to keep a secret, if a feller just takes care.
He's zailing on a troop ship, now vee gotta find out vere!
Followed by Target Snafu
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Music by Henry Russell See more