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RE: Mis Pig Me Date


You ducked that one nicely, Jim!  LOL!  

Bonnie

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On Behalf
Of james singer
Sent: Thursday, June 17, 2004 4:49 AM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Mis Pig Me Date

It's a pun on the pygmy date palm [Phoenix roebelinii], Bonnie.

On Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at 11:06 PM, Bonnie & Bill Morgan wrote:

> Cincinnati revels in "flying pigs" even on their bridges.  It is a 
> sight to
> see!
>
> BTW, that theme of "Miss Pig Me Date" isn't a little play on words 
> about us
> little people is it?  I shudder to think what the intelligent and 
> refined
> Ms. Fatma would think if she knew!  LOL!
>
> Bonnie (SW OH -zone 5)
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On 
> Behalf
> Of Andrea H
> Sent: Wednesday, June 16, 2004 8:22 PM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Mis Pig Me Date
>
> Is this like the "Cows on parade?" we had them several summers ago, 
> and then
> the next year we had pigs. There was even a flying one I think on a 
> stand
> downtown. DO take pictures. Would love to see Miss Pig Me Date.
> A
>
> Andrea H
> Beaufort, SC
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "james singer" <jsinger@igc.org>
> To: "Chat" <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Wednesday, June 16, 2004 4:58 PM
> Subject: [CHAT] Mis Pig Me Date
>
>
>> Town I live in has got some kind of something going on where merchants
>> "sponsor" large cut outs of pigs, which they name and paint and then
>> the city spots them around town. Something to cure the summer doldrums
>> I guess. Anyway, we [the nursery] named our pig "Miss Pig Me Date." I
>> haven't seen it yet, so I don't know how it's painted. Film at eleven
>> [on Saturday, that is].
>>
>>
>> Island Jim
>> Southwest Florida
>> Zone 10
>> 27.0 N, 82.4 W
>>
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Island Jim
Southwest Florida
Zone 10
27.0 N, 82.4 W

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