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#210561 - 04/22/13 05:31 AM Re: 1930's meanings of 'heaters' and 'cheaters' [Re: tsuwm]
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Originally Posted By: jenny jenny
Yes I know, master tsuwm. I think that is what I said. smile


mebbe so; but it's not all that you said.


My, my, do we here on AWAD talk cryptically or can we plainly say what we meant to mean? smile

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#210562 - 04/22/13 06:31 AM Re: 1930's meanings of 'heaters' and 'cheaters' [Re: jenny jenny]
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Originally Posted By: jenny jenny
Originally Posted By: tsuwm
Originally Posted By: jenny jenny
Yes I know, master tsuwm. I think that is what I said. smile


mebbe so; but it's not all that you said.


My, my, do we here on AWAD talk cryptically or can we plainly say what we meant to mean? smile


No.

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#210565 - 04/22/13 07:07 AM Re: 1930's meanings of 'heaters' and 'cheaters' [Re: Faldage]
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Apparently.

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#210566 - 04/22/13 08:51 AM Re: 1930's meanings of 'heaters' and 'cheaters' [Re: Vic Neilson]
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#210569 - 04/22/13 11:11 AM Re: 1930's meanings of 'heaters' and 'cheaters' [Re: Buffalo Shrdlu]
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Wrongo Buffalo.
Some people are curt and others are not. frown

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#210609 - 04/23/13 11:37 PM Re: 1930's meanings of 'heaters' and 'cheaters' [Re: jenny jenny]
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Just to add to this compendium of strange facts:
Google reports that Ray-Bon sun-glasses newly invented back in 1923 were sometimes called sun cheaters with cheaters being a colloquialism for glasses.

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#210628 - 04/24/13 10:53 PM Re: 1930's meanings of 'heaters' and 'cheaters' [Re: Vic Neilson]
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If I am not mistaken, people in England wear what they call windcheaters, which we call windbreakers.

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