elephant's foot

Mark A Mandel mam at THEWORLD.COM
Wed Apr 17 20:56:24 UTC 2002

On Wed, 17 Apr 2002, Lynne Murphy wrote:

#Do other people call a rolling library step stool an 'elephant's foot'?
#(i.e., the kind that look sort of like elephants' feet?) or is that a

We have two in our house. My wife the librarian calls it a library
stool, and hence so do I. She says of 'elephant's foot': "I've never
heard of it, but it sounds awfully accurate. I wish I'd thought of it."

-- Mark Mandel, who Loves a Librarian

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