What color did Freak say they had to wear on their quest for the treasure in the storm drain in Freak the Mighty?

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Over the summer, Kevin coaxes Max to join him on a treasure hunt for a stolen purse he had spotted in a storm drain. Kevin decides that the quest must be undertaken at night--at 3 a.m.--because "Optimum darkness occurs at oh-three-hundred hours." They will blend in better at night; additionally, they must...

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Over the summer, Kevin coaxes Max to join him on a treasure hunt for a stolen purse he had spotted in a storm drain. Kevin decides that the quest must be undertaken at night--at 3 a.m.--because "Optimum darkness occurs at oh-three-hundred hours." They will blend in better at night; additionally, they must soot their face and wear all-black clothing because "of the camouflage factor." The boys can find no soot, so they rub their faces in dirt. Max has no black shirt, and he refuses to wear The Fair Gwen's blouse, so he rolls around in the dirt instead.

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