Date: Fri, 25 Feb 1994 13:10:10 EST From: Wayne Glowka Subject: Re: [u]/[ju] in Houston/Place Names/Ads for Fun. Homes O God, more on Buena Vista as [bju:n[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]+vIst[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]]: there is an elderly lady in Milledgeville who is named this and called this--she is [byun[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]] for short. In Newtown Square, PA, there used to be a funeral home called Dill Funeral Home, a reference I hope not to the pickling that occurs there. Doublets of Doublets: a new restaurant in Milledgeville is calling itself "Brewers, A Coffee Cafe"--as opposed to something like "Del Taco, A Mexican Cafe"--where I would never have dared to order a cup of coffee.