RE: Punctuation in quotes -- American style

Subject: RE: Punctuation in quotes -- American style
From: "Courtney, Robert" <Robert -dot- Courtney -at- sorin -dot- com>
To: " (techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com)" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2013 22:18:27 +0000

Ah, punch cards..... paper tape, 96 card punch... those were the days.

Bob



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From: techwr-l-bounces+robert -dot- courtney=sorin -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com [mailto:techwr-l-bounces+robert -dot- courtney=sorin -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com] On Behalf Of Gene Kim-Eng
Sent: Monday, August 19, 2013 3:00 PM
To: Janoff, Steven
Cc: TECHWR-L Writers
Subject: Re: Punctuation in quotes -- American style

Depends on how many years you're talking about. The potential for the problem has existed ever since we started writing instructions that tell people what text to type into a command. I typed my first command on a punch card back in 1971.

Gene Kim-Eng



On 8/19/2013 2:38 PM, Janoff, Steven wrote:
>
> We didn't have this problem years ago.



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References:
Punctuation in quotes -- American style: From: Richard Hamilton
RE: Punctuation in quotes -- American style: From: Lynne Wright
Re: Punctuation in quotes -- American style: From: David Farbey
Re: Punctuation in quotes -- American style: From: Richard Hamilton
RE: Punctuation in quotes -- American style: From: Janoff, Steven
Re: Punctuation in quotes -- American style: From: Gene Kim-Eng

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