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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Former President George H. W. Bush was known for his whimsical socks. And he’ll be buried in a special pair.

The Bush family spokesman tweeted a picture of the socks Mr. Bush will wear to his final resting place.

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The design of the socks displays military jets flying in formation. It’s a nod to Bush’s service as a young naval aviator in World War II.