Origin of ticker tape
Examples from the Web for ticker tape
We certainly should not hold a ticker-tape parade for anybody else before then, no matter who wins what championship.
But that is not the same as a ticker-tape parade offering thanks specifically to those who served in Afghanistan and Iraq.
He is one of those born newspaper men who could not live out of sight of the ticker-tape, and the copy-hook and the proof-sheet.Dawn O'Hara, The Girl Who Laughed|Edna Ferber