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Joined: August 24th, 2003, 10:08 pm

September 9th, 2005, 2:47 am #1

What are 'Limeys' and where/when did this originate?
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Joined: August 26th, 2003, 7:37 am

September 9th, 2005, 5:36 am #2

In the 1600-1700 Dr James Lind conductucted eperimants that few Lemon ond lime juice to sailers to cure scurvey. It worked. Thus the term limey was addessesed to sailers who were cured of skervy.
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Joined: August 24th, 2003, 10:08 pm

September 13th, 2005, 3:54 pm #3

Right on the money... I think I'm going to have to find harder questions...smile.
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