lynnem at COGS.SUSX.AC.UK
Mon Jan 22 18:12:23 UTC 2001
May I hereby express my disappointment that AHD4 has deleted 'weck' and
'kummelweck' (and neither it nor its predecessors have kimmelweck).
Alas, alack! My people! My language!
Lynne of Western New York
--On Monday, January 22, 2001 12:27 pm +0000 Bapopik at AOL.COM wrote:
> AOL decided to work again.
> For some reason, LOC gives you three phonebooks at a time (if, indeed,
> you receive three). This plan works out real well. The first I
> received for Buffalo was 1936/1937, and I went straight to "Bakers."
> 1936-1937, BUFFALO (NY), pg. 24, col. 1:
> Franz Frank J
> Rye Bread--Kimmelwecks--Our Specialty
> 240 High...LIncln-7773
> 1938-1939, BUFFALO (NY), pg. 25, col. 1:
> Strasburger's Bakery
> Dinner Rolls--Kummel Wecks A Specialty
> 165 Goodell...WAshgtn-0565
> (Same "Franz" entry in later years--ed.)
M Lynne Murphy
Lecturer in Linguistics
School of Cognitive and Computing Sciences
University of Sussex
Brighton BN1 9QH
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