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Re: Troublesome quotations
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 9.0512  Friday, 29 May 1998.

From:           Terry Craig <
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Date:           Wednesday, 27 May 1998 18:59:45 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: 9.0504  Troublesome quotations
Comment:        Re: SHK 9.0504  Troublesome quotations

About legible clothing:

I couldn't trace the "Let that clapper" line to its source but according
to an article in the [online] _Philadelphia Inquirer_ the line is taken
from "a satirical etiquette book of the time." Maybe someone can track
it from there.

If you'd like to read the article, it's at

Terry Craig

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