Stoop in DARE

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Wed Sep 26 13:33:55 UTC 2007

At 9/25/2007 08:55 PM, Wilson Gray wrote:
>I'm pretty sure that a "small, pink, rubber ball" called a "spaldeen"
>/ "Spalding" or by any other name was unknown in Saint Louis.

Are there any other regional reports?

And Wilson, when you wore out the fuzz on your stoop tennis-ball,
what did it turn into?


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