A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from October 11, 2013
“Wakey wakey, eggs and bakey”

"Wakey, wakey, eggs and bacey/bakey!” means, “Wake up, breakfast of eggs and bacon is ready!” “Wakey! Wakey! Eggs and bac-y!” was cited in print in 1995.


9 October 1995, St. Petersburg (FL) Times, Floridian, pg. 1D:
Wakey! Wakey! Eggs and bac-y!

12 October 1997, Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press, pg. A3, col. 2 ad:
WAKEY WAKEY
EGGS AND BACEY, WERE YOUR MORNING SMILE,
CALL TODAY, DON’T DELAY WE WILL GO THE EXTRA MILE
(A travel service.—ed.)

2 August 1998, The Facts (Clute, TX), pg. 32, col. 1:
Today I awoke to my mother’s play voice chanting, “Wakey, wakey, eggs and bacey!” In other words, “Wake up, I cooked eggs and bacon!”

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Google Books
Kill Bill:
An Unofficial Casebook

By D. K. Holm
London: Glitter
2004
Pg. ?:
Time Code: 0:31:46
Information: Dialogue, “Wakey, wakey. Eggs and bakey.”
The catch phrase of band leader Billy Cotton.

Google Books
Faithful:
Two Diehard Boston Red Sox Fans Chronicle the Historic 2004 Season

By Stewart O’Nan and Stephen King
New York, NY: Scribner
2004
Pg. ?:
SO: You going for the sweep today? Wakey-wakey, eggs and bakey.

YouTube
Wakey Wakey - Eggs and Bakey
Dave Hudson
Uploaded on Jul 30, 2007
A video for the song “Wakey Wakey” from the musical, “A Cabin with a View” - footage is from archive.org.

Urban Dictionary
Wakey, wakey eggs and bakey!
Getting up super early in the morning for a nice long bong hit followed by a GREAT BIG breakfast.
I woke up this morning and said to my friend “Wakey, wakey eggs and bakey!” and he knew I wanted to smoke some pot and eat some food.
by Renee11 Sep 18, 2009

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityFood/Drink • Friday, October 11, 2013 • Permalink