Unusual use of "Tarheel" (1848, 1852)

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Sep 23 05:09:45 UTC 2013

On Sun, Sep 22, 2013 at 9:27 PM, Dan Goncharoff <thegonch at gmail.com> wrote:

> snake feeder

"Snake *doctor*" = "dragon-fly"
All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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