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IF YOU WEAR WHITE SOX AT ANY TIME, YOU ARE A "WEIRDO"
OR "QUEER."

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; WESTLAND

Keyword(s): HOMOSEXUAL ; SOCKS

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Measure of time WeekDayHour
BELIEF -- Color

Date learned: 09-15-1969

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Superstition: Sports

In order to keep a winning streak going for a team, the team members must not change their socks from game to game.

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Belief, Predicition, Divination P880

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Reference

Where learned: Myself

Keyword(s): BELIEF ; CLOTHING ; jinx ; LUCK ; SOCKS ; SPORTS ; SUPERSTITION

James Callow Keyword(s): Reference

Subject headings: BELIEF -- Entertainment Diversion
BELIEF -- Fate Destiny Luck Chance

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