Date: Fri, 7 Nov 1997 10:03:48 +0900

From: Daniel Long dlong[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]X.AGE.NE.JP

Subject: Bring Back Barry

If Barry's not gonna play, I'm not gonna play either! Who else are we

going to get to write those dialogues. . . or search through 19th

century magazines for citations?

Danny Long

Dickie M. Heaberlin wrote:

What, pray tell, has become of Mr. Popik and his contributions to the list?

He's still subscribed to the list, but for now he has decided to

stop participating actively.

Jesse Sheidlower

I miss his wit and research. I wish he would reconsider and participate

actively again.

Dick Heaberlin


Daniel Long, Associate Professor NEW tel +81-6-723-8297

Japanese Language Research Center NEW fax +81-6-723-8302

Osaka Shoin Women's College dlong[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]

4-2-26 Hishiyanishi

Higashi-Osaka-shi, Osaka Japan 577