Date: Thu, 17 Oct 1996 22:54:16 -0400
From: "Bernard W. Kane" bkane[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]TIGGER.JVNC.NET
Subject: Re: Defining upstate
David Bergdahl writes:
Unless I misremember, in the '50s the primary difference between upstate and
downstate was political: upstate voted Republican and downstate Democratic.
The political division holds true for other states. Also: undersigned former
Philadelphian always believed that "Upstate Pennsylvania" was every place in
the Commonwealth north and west of Philadelphia.