Date: Tue, 25 Apr 1995 15:39:31 -0400 From: "(Jerry Miller)" Subject: Re: Anodyne Expletives I stand corrected on my earlier comments on "Mother of Pearl" - a colleague has just jogged my mind back to reality when he said that expression was one of W. C. Fields' "sanitized" movie curses (w. Godfrey Daniel & Shivering Shinola). I am now fairly sure that is where I picked it up originally, or from an old newsroom colleague of mine who knew ever line Fields ever uttered. jmiller