Mightn't "ahale-keg" be an unusual alternate spelling of "Alki"? Hence, "Closs Nanege Mieka Man of War Ahale-keg Ja Co" = "Watch for the Man of War to come by and by." Forrest Pass To respond to the CHINOOK list, click 'REPLY ALL'. To respond privately to the sender of a message, click 'REPLY'. Hayu masi!