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Darwin-L Message Log 1:36 (September 1993)

Academic Discussion on the History and Theory of the Historical Sciences

This is one message from the Archives of Darwin-L (1993–1997), a professional discussion group on the history and theory of the historical sciences.

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<1:36>From CRAYJOHN@CC.UTAH.EDU  Mon Sep  6 14:57:41 1993

Date: Mon, 6 Sep 1993 13:45 MST
From: CRAYJOHN@CC.UTAH.EDU
Subject: Re: Evolution and Change
To: darwin-l@ukanaix.cc.ukans.edu

Is this discussion evidence that socal evolution, too, takes place
differently in different populations sometimes living cheek-by-
jowl?  My midwestern grandmother, who came from a prominent
Milwaukee family and married into a prominent Indiana family,
wore lipstick, drank during prohibition (of course, her parents
owned a brewery), and drove like a demon.  This was during the
first two decades of the century.  She was at least as wild as
I ever was, and traveled in much more respectable circles
(professional, professorial, and political), at least in her 20's.

Kate

Katharine Coles
Department of English
Wesminster College of Salt Lake City
crayjohn@cc.utah.edu

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