Date: Thu, 5 Oct 1995 08:32:47 CST
From: Luanne von Schneidemesser lvonschn[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]FACSTAFF.WISC.EDU
Subject: Re: icebox and upstate
In Message Wed, 4 Oct 1995 22:49:45 -0400,
Seth Sklarey crissiet[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]IPOF.FLA.NET writes:
For my two cents I will add Salina, Kansas and Salinas, California, one of
pronounce Saleena, and the othe Sal-I-nas. Which of course led to the age-old
question: Is the capitol of Kansas pronuonced Witchitaw or Wicheeta? A geography
gold star to the "correct" answer.
Wittgenstein School of the Unwritten Word
coconut Grove, FL
The correct pronunciation of the capital of Kansas is Tuhpeekuh (Topeka),
where I spent some of my formative years and visited the capitol. My
father went to college in Suhlainuh, to Kansas Wesleyan.