Date: Sat, 5 Jul 1997 08:18:02 -0400

From: "Bethany K. Dumas" dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UTK.EDU

Subject: Re: Hotlanta

On Sat, 5 Jul 1997, Barry A. Popik wrote:

Anybody know of any earlier "Hotlanta" than 1978?

I have no written citations, but memory tells me that I have heard it

since moving to Knoxville in 1974, initially from undergraduate students

here at the university.


Bethany K. Dumas, J.D., Ph.D. Applied Linguistics, Language & Law

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