Date: Fri, 31 Oct 1997 16:34:55 -0800 From: Peter McGraw Subject: Re: Neck Hue On Fri, 31 Oct 1997, Beverly Flanigan wrote: > A similar label in Bloomington, Indiana was "stoney," for the kids > whose parents worked in the limestone quarries south of town, and for > all non-town, non-IU kids. Cf. "farmer," "plowboy," etc. up North. > Gee, where did the makers of the film Breaking Away get "cutter"? Is that for townies who work in the quarries, and "stoney" is for quarry workers from outlying towns? Peter McGraw