Date: Wed, 30 Jul 1997 18:32:41 +0000

From: Duane Campbell dcamp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]EPIX.NET

Subject: Re: John Cabot

At 09:10 AM 7/30/97 -0500, you wrote:

Of course John Cabot was not the first English speaker to set foot in

North America. Leif Ericson, who inherited a kind of Norwegianized

English from his marauding forebears, left remnants of it behind.

Thank you for reminding me. I don't know what I was thinking. I have been

to Norway, and nearly everyone speaks English.

Duane Campbell dcamp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]