Re: Exemplifying apostrophes

From: Doug Ewell (
Date: Thu May 22 2008 - 19:44:19 CDT

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    Michael Everson <everson at evertype dot com> wrote:

    > When I learned typing in junior high school I remember they told us
    > that the two spaces where to help typesetters navigate a document from
    > typescript and know where sentence ends were.
    > I'm not that old, either.

    I'm the same age as Michael, give or take a few weeks, and since I never
    took a formal typing class, I have no idea where I learned to type two
    spaces between sentences. But it's how I type, and I don't plan to give
    it up any time soon.

    Doug Ewell  *  Arvada, Colorado, USA  *  RFC 4645  *  UTN #14  ˆ

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