The following snippet was found in the Wicks family tree book put together by Irene Jacobsen around 1980.
A NORWEGIAN AMERICAN IS
...someone who sings "Jeg er so glad hver julekveld" at Christmas-time and says "Uff da meg" all year around.
...someone who can eat krumkakke without shattering it on the first bite.
...someone who wears a Norwegian sweater for a parade in July.
...someone who has to have real butter on his or her flatbrød.
...someone who gets a little misty eyed over the exhibits in the Norwegian American Museum.
...a Lutheran who's patron saint is Olaf.
...someone who thinks Nordic Fest is more than a summer reunion.
...someone who enjoys "Scandinavian Days".
...someone who can eat dessert after "Kumla"
...someone who eats KUMLA!!!!