Date: Fri, 21 Oct 1994 12:25:50 CST From: Joan Hall 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