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Re: RE: Peacoat - now google


Donna,
I don't recall seeing Lynda's message, though I did see this feature offered
on Google.  I love having the Google Toolbar on my browser, very handy.  But
I used Win98 so I can't use the Desktop feature.  If I could, I just might
try it, looks nice.

Kitty

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Donna" <justme@prairieinet.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Friday, October 29, 2004 8:00 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] RE: Peacoat - now google


> Lynda....
>
> How safe is this to use? Does it track and report back to Google?
>
> Donna
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Lynda Young
> Sent: 10/29/2004 7:53:43 AM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: [CHAT] RE: Peacoat - now google
>
> > Kitty and everyone with a wealth of information stored on your computers
> > - if you're not already familiar with it, Google has a new feature -
> > Google desktop. I haven't had time to set it up on my computer, but
> > several people in my office are using it and have been thrilled with the
> > results. Once downloaded, it serves the same function as an internet
> > search only searching your pc for whatever you're requesting.  It's
> > great when looking for something you might have received in an email or
> > for information you've stored somewhere and then forgotten where you've
> > hidden it (my favorite trick).  Note:  it requires Windows XP or Windows
> > 2000 SP 3+.  Download is free, quick and easy - but it will need several
> > hours to catalogue the info on your pc (say, overnight).
> >
> > Lynda - who is not affiliated with and has no financial stake in Google
> > Zone 7 - West TN
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
> > Behalf Of Kitty
> > Sent: Thursday, October 28, 2004 11:56 PM
> > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > Subject: Re: [CHAT] who ever happens to be on line at the moment...now
> > p-coat...
> >
> >
> > Actually google is a font of knowledge - I just enjoy tapping it. Kitty
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Theresa" <tchessie@comcast.net>
> > To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > Sent: Thursday, October 28, 2004 9:05 PM
> > Subject: Re: [CHAT] who ever happens to be on line at the moment...now
> > p-coat...
> >
> >
> > > Kitty  you are a font of knowledge.  I had a pea coat years ago- wore
> > > it until it disintegrated.  I loved that coat- mine was wool too!
> > >
> > > Theresa
> > >
> > > kmrsy@comcast.net wrote:
> > >
> > > >Pea Coat
> > > >The heavy topcoat worn in cold, miserable weather by seafaring men
> > > >was once tailored from pilot cloth  a heavy, course, stout kind of
> > > >twilled blue cloth with the nap on one side. The cloth was sometimes
> > > >called P-cloth for the initial letter of "pilot" and the garment made
> >
> > > >from it was called a p-jacket  later, a pea coat. The term has been
> > > >used since 1723 to denote coats made from that cloth.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >Mine was made of wool, though.
> > > >Kitty
> > > >
> > > >-------------- Original message --------------
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >>Pea coat? You gotta pea coat? 'Smokes, I had one in high school
> > > >>[army-navy store] when they were part of the required teen uniform,
> > > >>and then a new one when I went off to protect lighthouses and such
> > > >>from North Korean terrorists. Great double-breasted winter coat. Got
> >
> > > >>any idea why it's "pea" coat?
> > > >>
> > > >>On Thursday, October 28, 2004, at 12:34 PM, ""
> > > >>wrote:
> > > >>
> > > >>
> > > >>
> > > >>>You got that right. Gotta remember to put my pea coat in the car
> > > >>>tonight for my trip to OK tomorrow afternoon. Trying to smuggle
> > > >>>stuff out to the
> > > >>>car w/out Sugar seeing me is tough.
> > > >>>
> > > >>>
> > > >>>Pam Evans
> > > >>>Kemp, TX
> > > >>>zone 8A
> > > >>>----- Original Message -----
> > > >>>From: EvaTEsq@aol.com
> > > >>>Sent: 10/27/2004 10:17:31 PM
> > > >>>To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > > >>>Subject: Re: [CHAT] who ever happens to be on line at the
> > moment......
> > > >>>
> > > >>>In a message dated 10/27/2004 11:11:26 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> > > >>>justme@prairieinet.net writes: Hum.. nice here tonight.. no jacket
> > > >>>required...although Pam would probably need her longjohns.
> > > >>>
> > > >>>Donna
> > > >>>Heh, heh. It's 53 degrees here. Pam would be positively FROZEN! ; )
> > > >>>
> > > >>>Eva
> > > >>>Long Island, NY
> > > >>>Zone 6/7
> > > >>>
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> > > >>Island Jim
> > > >>Southwest Florida
> > > >>27.0 N, 82.4 W
> > > >>Zone 10a
> > > >>Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
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