[Ads-l] voluntold

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Wed Aug 2 01:25:00 UTC 2023

You can find the target message via the following search (The query
contains underline characters which appeared in the original message).
The result of this search displays a message with a “Previous message”
link that points target message:

site:listserv.linguistlist.org _voluntell_

However, the following searches do not find the target message:

site:listserv.linguistlist.org voluntold
site:listserv.linguistlist.org voluntell

As Ben notes the Google index is incomplete.


On Tue, Aug 1, 2023 at 9:12 PM Ben Zimmer <bgzimmer at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 1, 2023 at 8:08 PM Bill Mullins <amcombill at hotmail.com> wrote:
> > > I see Wilson Gray brought up "voluntold" in Aug. 2011:
> >
> > Ben -- did you find that with the archive search here:
> If you're talking about the Google Custom Search that I set up back in 2014
> <http://goo.gl/gLGhEs>, then no, that search won't find Wilson's 2011 post
> (or many, many other posts that never got indexed by Google over the
> years). I did a search on my own email archive to find it.
> --bgz
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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