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RE: Osama or Usama?

well, I like to think of the City of Chicopee as the town of chicopee...


-----Original Message-----
From: owner-boston-radio-interest@bostonradio.org
[mailto:owner-boston-radio-interest@bostonradio.org]On Behalf Of Bill
Sent: Tuesday, October 16, 2001 7:33 PM
To: Garrett Wollman; Jeremy Mixer
Cc: boston Radio Interest
Subject: Re: Osama or Usama?

Garrett writes:
> Compare the distinction which exists in Connecticut between the City
> of Hartford, the Town of Hartford, and the County of Hartford.  (The
> Town of Hartford is conterminous with the city of the same name, and
> still officially exists as a legal venue but has no day-to-day <snip>

My favorite is "The City Known as the Town of Methuen, Massachusetts."  Then
there's the local media wink that whenever interviewing Dracut, Mass.
officials, they will 99% likely call it "thetownadracut"

Bill O'Neill
Town of Shoreham, VT