Re: Handwritten EURO sign

From: Doug Ewell (
Date: Tue Aug 05 2003 - 11:55:14 EDT

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    António Martins-Tuválkin <antonio at tuvalkin dot web dot pt> wrote:

    > I noticed a hand written euro sign with wavy strokes, consistently
    > used by a person who is the chief accountant of an organizazion where
    > I hold also a managing position (this meaning that I see a lot of
    > these signs).

    Any symbol that looks remotely like a C with two (nearly) horizontal
    cross-strokes, appearing before a numeric value, will surely be
    recognized as a euro sign. This will only increase as time goes by.

    The original legislative attempt to dictate the exact proportions (and
    even color) of the euro sign, regardless of the font in use, was just

    -Doug Ewell
     Fullerton, California

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