Re: &Midnight

Subject: Re: &Midnight
From: Eric Haddock <eric -at- ENGAGENET -dot- COM>
Date: Wed, 14 Aug 1996 08:37:41 -0500

>Noon doesn't have that problem. It also shouldn't be used with A.M. or P.M.
>And it too doesn't need to have a "12" added to it unless one's readers might
>otherwise interpret "noon" as "midday" -- another animal altogether.

What does "midday" mean if not noon? I've never heard it used to refer to
anything but high noon....


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