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Subject:  Re: OT: Saturday Reading Date:  4/6/2004  9:15 PM
Author:  KennyO Number:  29926 of 46821

I had an elementary school teacher who insisted on "one hundred one" but also espoused "four and twenty blackbirds." To this American ear "one hundred and one" is correct but sounds a mite colloquial.

KennyO
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