penny loafer

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penny loafer

placing penny in slot at top of shoe brings good fortune. [Am. Folklore: Misc.]
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Some of them kinds of loafers never has a cent in the world, nor a chaw of tobacco of their own.
and away the sow would go, squealing most horrible, with a dog or two swinging to each ear, and three or four dozen more a-coming; and then you would see all the loafers get up and watch the thing out of sight, and laugh at the fun and look grateful for the noise.
All the loafers looked glad; I reckoned they was used to having fun out of Boggs.
He found the "nigger" in him involuntarily giving the road, on the sidewalk, to a white rowdy and loafer.
cried a rye loafer, indignantly, "why the horrid beast has eaten three of our dear Crumpets, and is now devouring a Salt-rising Biscuit
I am a good worker," Newman continued, "but I rather think I am a poor loafer.
As a loafer I shall never be original, as I take it that you are.
He hurried to his chamber and was down again in a few minutes dressed as a common loafer.
I went in the shape of a loafer to Sir George's house, managed to pick up an acquaintance with his valet, learned that his master had cut his head the night before, and, finally, at the expense of six shillings, made all sure by buying a pair of his cast-off shoes.
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