Date: Sat, 7 Oct 1995 08:18:48 -0400
From: Seth Sklarey crissiet[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]IPOF.FLA.NET
Subject: Re: place names
When we lived in Logansport ( 2 years, 3 months, 3 weeks, 5 days, and 4
minutes - but who was counting), folks only called Peru PEEroo when they
were kidding. When it was referred to for real, it was generally called
We drove through Galveston every time we went to Kokomo. Did you realize
there's a guy there who imports and trains camels??
S. Ross Perot says that the original pronounciation (some people say
of his name is Pee-roh with accent on the first syllable.