Date: Thu, 31 Aug 1995 23:47:50 EDT From: Larry Horn Subject: Re: Pot-house politicians (fwd) >From: Daniel S Goodman >Subject: Pot-house politicians (fwd) >To: Multiple recipients of list ADS-L >---------- Forwarded message ---------- >Date: Thu, 31 Aug 1995 17:16:17 -0400 (EDT) >From:r1hall[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] >To: stumpers-list[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CRF.CUIS.EDU >Subject: Pot-house politicians >A Civil War diarist refered to Washington, D.C. as "a meeting place for >pot-house politicians, gamblers and conspirators." Does anyone know what >a pot-house refered to in the 1860s? I don't have any idea, but I'll wager they didn't admit inhaling back then either. --Larry