End of ADS-L Digest - 24 Jan 1994 to 25 Jan 1994 ************************************************ There is one message totalling 15 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. y'all ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Wed, 26 Jan 1994 00:13:03 CST From: "Donald M. Lance" Subject: Re: y'all is common in rural Missouri, northern part of the state as well as Ozarks Plateau. When I was at a meeting in Rolla MO, after having dinner at one of the best eateries there, our efficient and polite waitress (sorry, server) said, with a big friendly smile, "Youens all have a good evening." (to a group, not just to me) Figure 114 of Kurath's WORD GEOGRAPHY shows in western PA, eastern OH, WV, wVA, wNC. I use my spelling because of the way it's said in Missouri. DMLance