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bobby socks

female short socks that epitomized 1940s teen fashion. [Am. Cult.: Misc.]
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Male mourners donned teddy boy jackets, drainpipe trousers and sported quiffs while women wore brightly-coloured skirts, beehives and bobby socks for the service at Lodge Hill Crematorium.
In the past, peaceful revelers have celebrated harmony with unique themed hooping events such as, "Rock Around the Hoop," where comfort-food was served and bobby socks were worn, a "Hawaiian Hoop Luau," where grass skirts were worn and pineapple punch was served, a "Hip Hop Hoop Party," where soul food was served and urban outfits were worn, a "Radiant Chakra Hooping," where incense were burned and Indian food was offered, a "Pulse with the Earth Hooping Party," where guests dined on vegetarian items and wore tie-dyed outfits, and a "Hooping a Deux," where French food was the theme and berets were worn.
roll up your jeans, put on your bobby socks, sweaters, scarves, poodle skirts, leather jackets and shades and boogie on down .
So many girls wore white rolled anklets called bobby socks that they became known as "bobby-soxers.
Measuring 35 feet long, 17 feet high and 18 feet wide, the float will depict a Bob's Big Boy drive-in, and bear dignitaries sporting pleated skirts, bobby socks and other '50s-era clothing.
The idea, I think, is for us to go all nostalgic and think of that wholesome era when bobby socks were whiter than white and food tasted like food.
50S WOMAN- poodle skirt, short-sleeved sweater, hair ribbon, bobby socks and shoes
It's fair to say that it has been a rather unusual life for the one time Thornhill Road resident, who will grace the boards with his new 50s and 60s inspired musical, Bobby Socks and Blue Jeans, at Halifax's Victoria Theatre on October 9.
DUST off your leathers, put on your bobby socks, and get your Pink Ladies jackets out as the talented cast of Gala Theatre Stage School bring the world's favourite musical, Grease to life this summer.
Hiding beneath the snack table, my sister and I spied on teenagers in ponytails, bobby socks, and D.
Bobby Socks and Blue Jeans features music from both decades.