Date: Fri, 21 Oct 1994 12:25:50 CST
From: Joan Hall jdhall[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]FACSTAFF.WISC.EDU
Subject: Re: Forty-eleven
re forty-eleven: Take a look at DARE, where quotes go back to 1860. The
phrase seems pretty widely scattered; I know it from the West too. Though
some of the quotes spell it forty-eleven, I'll bet the folks who use it
always say forty-leven.
Joan Hall, DARE