[Ads-l] Melk and Milk?

Peter Reitan pjreitan at HOTMAIL.COM
Sat Sep 15 11:16:55 EDT 2018


I had friends in NE Iowa who said "melk" in the 60s and 70s.  Their parents were from Minnesota and South Dakota. It was uncommon enough that it struck me as odd at the time.
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From: Buller, Lisa M<mailto:lbuller at BSU.EDU>
Sent: ‎9/‎15/‎2018 7:51
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