From: Richard Wordingham (email@example.com)
Date: Wed Feb 28 2007 - 15:58:12 CST
Guy Steele wrote on Wednesday, February 28, 2007 7:53 PM
> While you all are at it, you may want to investigate the other
> two systems of tally marks described in the Wikipedia article
> on tally marks:
We used a variant of the South American system at work for out coffee
swindle. We were supposed to add a cross rather than a single stroke for
the fifth item, but several people used the cross within the box for '6'.
I like the Hanakapiai Beach warning sign in the Wikipedia article. Would
one want to quote it in plain text?
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