In a message dated 4/27/2006 9:44:52 P.M. Central Standard Time,
<<Any idea who and when it was introduced. I've heard pre-70's is
MINNESOTA MIXED-UP KID (Jack Worel, R. 2003). SIB 25" (64 cm) EM.
"S., style arms and F. light cream ground with irregular purple blotches and
specks; S. with yellow at base extending on margin 1/3 distance upward,
continuing as yellow marginal tinge; F. similar, yellow slightly more pronounced
and extending halfway, continuing as yellow tinge; beards yellow, slightly
darker in throat; slight sweet fragrance. Parentage and origin unknown;, in
distribution ca. 1970, often as "Mixed Up Kid". "