Date: Thu, 10 Feb 1994 13:48:49 PST From: Larry Frazier <0084P[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NAVPGS.BITNET> Subject: Re: A rara avis No sparrow-fart sightings; apologize for a re-direction of the string... My favorite is mango, used to refer to bell peppers. I understand the usage is common in Tennessee area. Also: any out there raised in Hawaii, or interested in origins of Hawaii usages from its New England missionary influences?