Check out this article and video about an octogenarian man who has made over 10,000 pairs of socks for shelters:
Wow. What a terrific charity knitting project!
He has built his own circular sock knitting machine, and he's apparently making long, long tubes of stockinette, which he later turns into tube socks. I am curious how they are finished. I cannot tell from the photos, but I suppose you could simple serge the toe end and the top end, or use a sewing machine.
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Really cute Mardi Gras socks - and I am on a sock knitting kick, myself: