Mickey Butcher, the greatest superstition defier in Lexington. Mickey was born at 6:13 am on the 13th day of the Witches’ Month while his mother, Mrs. D.D. Butcher, was in room 313 of the Elkhart, Indiana General Hospital. He was 13 years old on Friday, October 13, and he celebrated by breaking a mirror and pouring salt on it while sitting with his legs crossed before 10 am. There are 13 letters in his name.

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Mickey Butcher, the greatest superstition defier in Lexington. Mickey was born at 6:13 am on the 13th day of the Witches’ Month while his mother, Mrs. D.D. Butcher, was in room 313 of the Elkhart, Indiana General Hospital. He was 13 years old on Friday, October 13, and he celebrated by breaking a mirror and pouring salt on it while sitting with his legs crossed before 10 am. There are 13 letters in his name.

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Lexington Herald-Leader

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Lexington Herald-Leader

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October 13, 1950

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2004av001

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Lexington Herald-Leader, “Mickey Butcher, the greatest superstition defier in Lexington. Mickey was born at 6:13 am on the 13th day of the Witches’ Month while his mother, Mrs. D.D. Butcher, was in room 313 of the Elkhart, Indiana General Hospital. He was 13 years old on Friday, October 13, and he celebrated by breaking a mirror and pouring salt on it while sitting with his legs crossed before 10 am. There are 13 letters in his name. ,” UK Special Collections Research Center, accessed November 20, 2017, http://exhibits.uky.edu/items/show/197.

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