Hula Hoop

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Hula Hoop

™ a light hoop that is whirled around the body by movements of the waist and hips
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WITH the waist of my good suit circling me like a hoola-hoop prior to departing for Bangor-on-Dee on Saturday morning I picked up a tailor's measuring tape.
LITTLE Georgie Welsh grabbed a hoola-hoop to raise cash for charity.
Then we hung a hoola-hoop from the centre of the ceiling to create a look that's really just a variation on the mosquito canopies you can find in shops like The Pier and others.
Somehow Alex manages to spin a hoola-hoop on his backside while another twirls in the opposite direction round his neck.
You can still buy them, but where are the great hoola-hoop contests?
The prosperous fifties spawn hoola-hoops and "cruising.
Mr Boundey, who still lives in the town, added: "How many of us can remember some of the toys and games we played such as cigarette and chewing gum cards, hoola-hoops, jacks, clackers, chopper bikes and scooters to mention just a few.
There's a good range of outdoor toys including hoola-hoops, skittles and mini golf sets, all for under dhs100 too.
Not since Volkswagens, hoola-hoops, or roller blades has a company geared up to produce a product line like West Publishing's new Desktop Practice Systems.
Bathing in beans, a sponsored head shave, non stop disco dancing and trying to raise funds on the back of promising to keep 34 hoola-hoops in the air for six days appear to have been superseded by more challenging quests like climbing unclimbable mountains or going around the world by yourself with only your iPod and an industrial pack of plasters for company.