Re: Spacing in general.

Subject: Re: Spacing in general.
From: Williams Diane <Williams_Diane -at- DOTE -dot- OSD -dot- MIL>
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 1996 08:53:34 -0400

>>Sure, style and typesetting issues can affect readability, but the
ability to distinguish important information from unimportant
information is a much more valuable quality in a writer. Think about it.

If you honestly believe that these issues are as important as some of
you are making them out to be, I suggest you look into another line of

Unfortunately, some of the folks I work for *make* sentence spacing an
issue! There are people at the 5-sided building who will send a
document back for corrections just because they can't detect an extra
space where they think one should go. What's this term ... anal
retentive? It is a matter of style, but, as I said before, IMO, it's a
time-wasting style element that serves no purpose, and I, for one, would
like to change it where it is used!

Diane Williams--
suffering from space sickness

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