Jinks Hoodoo again

Douglas G. Wilson douglas at NB.NET
Sun Apr 11 03:49:55 UTC 2010

Here's a reference to Mr. Jinks Hoodoo in a baseball context from 1903:


_Sporting Life_, 29 Aug. 1903: p. 2:

<<His accident was the climax of a string of hard luck, outpitching his
opponents and then losing games by one run day after day and other "Mr.
Jinks Hoodoo" stunts.>>


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-- Doug Wilson

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