The Houston Chronicle did a little digging a while back to determine America’s Top Superstitions.

Black cats are not among them but they are often associated with witches and Halloween.

SO, it seems a reasonable season for a reminder.  Nothing too scary about the list But it never hurts to have as much luck on your side as you can when the ghosts and goblins roam. (Source: Chron.com)

The most popular superstitions in America:
9. Wishbone
8. Saying: "Bless you"
7. Beginner's luck
6. Lucky penny
5. Bad news comes in threes
4. Four leaf clover
3. Breaking a mirror
2. Wishing on a star
1. Knocking on wood