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Thread #50284   Message #763351
Posted By: Uncle_DaveO
11-Aug-02 - 09:51 AM
Thread Name: Come to taw?
Subject: RE: Come to taw?
Seems to me the word was used as to marbles in either Tom Sawyer or Huck Finn. That puts it at least in the very early 19th century, if so.

Dave Oesterreich