Date: Fri, 5 Jan 1996 21:52:37 PST
From: tom creswell creswell[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CROWN.NET
Subject: Re: 'old maid'
I have only heard the term "old maid" in the popcorn sense once in my life.
The speaker was an old friend, a contemporary, born about 1920 in Nebraska,
but living in Chicago from early adolescence on. I made popcorn when he last
visited me, 1994, and he commented on the finished product, "Not very many