"Black" Work

David Bergdahl einstein at FROGNET.NET
Tue Jul 3 13:35:55 UTC 2001

When I lived in Germany ('75-6) "black" was used for illegal activity
(as in the English "black market"); I remember "black hand" for riding
the tram without buying a ticket--easy to do on an honor system of
buying your own ticket & cancelling it when you boarded.
-- db
David Bergdahl   einstein at frognet.net   tel: (740) 592-1617
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