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They found that the underwear was indeed death to the cootie.
There I made my first acquaintance with the now justly famous "cootie."
AVERAGE AMERICANSTHEODORE ROOSEVELT
The tale is even told of cootie fights during long, rainy winter evenings which must be spent indoors.
DOWN THE MOTHER LODEVIVIA HEMPHILL
A woman of Iowa invented cootie-proof underclothing by impregnating underwear with vermin-destroying chemicals.
This was probably so there would be no chance of a stray cootie getting into our new outfit.
IN THE FLASH RANGING SERVICEEDWARD ALVA TRUEBLOOD
The cootie, or the "chat" as he is called by the officers, is the common body louse.
Some of the cootie stories have become classical, like this one which was told from the North Sea to the Swiss border.
Just as he stooped, a shell whizzed over where his head would have been if he had not gone after the cootie.
A soldier was going over the top when one of his cootie friends bit him on the calf.
The worst thing about the cootie is that there is no remedy for him.

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