The Dialect of Boston
Meaning:Sometimes spukie. What some Bostonians still call a sub or hero (theres even a sub shop in Dorchester called Spukies n Pizza). Some people refuse to believe its real but it must be because the Middlesex News wrote about it in 1993. From spucadella a type of Italian sandwich roll you can still buy at some of the bakeries in the North End and Somerville.