Re: of octothorps and at signs

Subject: Re: of octothorps and at signs
From: Romay Jean Sitze <rositze -at- NMSU -dot- EDU>
Date: Thu, 11 May 1995 21:31:43 -0600

On Wed, 10 May 1995, Sue MacIntosh wrote:

> And just to make things even more interesting, one of the
> typographers that I work with said he had heard the at-sign referred
> to as the "apiece" sign.

> Any comments?

And back in the dark ages of my youth, we learned to call the @ the
"each" sign. I much prefer the "at-sign" designation.

RoMay Sitze, rositze -at- nmsu -dot- edu

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