Re: A strange symbol in a Soviet calendar

From: Leo Broukhis <>
Date: Fri, 7 Sep 2012 08:12:56 -0700

On Fri, Sep 7, 2012 at 5:35 AM, Julian Bradfield
<> wrote:
> On 2012-09-04, Leo Broukhis <> wrote:
>> My question is about the symbol before the name Уот. Has anyone seen
>> it before? Is it a NE arrow in a square or a spade? What does it mean?
> Might it simply be an arbitrary dingbat used to separate the list of
> associated saints from the list of revolutionary heroes? Old vs new
> saints:-)

It might be; or its usage could have been borrowed from somewhere. How
common is it to use arbitrary dingbats for punctuation?

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