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Date: Monday, January 1, 2001 
Question/Topic: Blue Moon 
Answer/Pointer: Term for the second full moon in a month. This occurs rarely. It is not really blue. It is a grayish color, caused from dust and pollution in the atmosphere. Songs: "Blue Moon" by Rodgers & Hart (1934) "Blue moon over Kentucky" by Bill Monroe, bluegrass pioneer "Blue moon" : Elvis Presley Source: USA Today 7/30/85 See also: Morris. Dictionary of word & phrase origins R 422.03 Mor p. 417 
Librarian: LCLCPL 

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