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Old 09-01-2004, 09:25 PM   #171
Steve M.
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On this day in 1932, September 1, New York City mayor Jimmy Walker resigned his office due to a political scandal.

What does this have to do with music? Walker was a songwriter before he became mayor. His best-known song was "Will You Love Me In December as You Do In May," from which the term -"May-December" romance - meaning a romance between a younger man and an older woman or one between a younger woman and an older man -came.
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