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A RIDDLE

WHAT HAS ONE EYE AND CAN NOT SEE?
A NEEDLE

Submitter comment: I HEARD THIS IN GRADE SCHOOL FROM A FRIEND.

Where learned: DETROIT

Keyword(s): OPPOSITIONAL: PRIVATIONAL CONTRADICTIVE

Subject headings: RIDDLE -- True Riddle
RIDDLE -- Riddle Question

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RIDDLE

WHAT HAS TWO EYES BUT CAN'T SEE AND SKIN BUT CAN'T FEEL?
A POTATO

Submitter comment: HEARD THIS MANY YEARS AGO AT HOME

Where learned: UNKNOWN

Keyword(s): OPPOSITIONAL: PRIVATIONAL CONTRADICTIVE ; VEGETABLE

Subject headings: RIDDLE -- Riddle Question

Date learned: 11-28-1967

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WAGON

WHAT GOES TO THE WATER AND HAS A TONGUE,
BUT DOESN'T DRINK?
-- A WAGON

Submitter comment: INFORMANT LEARNED IN CHILDHOOD

Where learned: HOME ; MICHIGAN ; DETROIT ; TOLD AT

Keyword(s): PRIVATIONAL CONTRADICTIVE

Subject headings: RIDDLE -- Riddle Question

Date learned: 03-06-1971

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RIDDLE

WHAT HAS TEETH BUT CAN'T BITE?
-- A COMB

Submitter comment: I HEARD THIS IN THE DORMITORY AT U OF D.

Where learned: HOME ; MICHIGAN ; DETROIT ; TOLD AT

Keyword(s): PRIVATIONAL CONTRADICTIVE

Subject headings: RIDDLE -- Riddle Question

Date learned: 11-27-1967

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