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From: Judy Arnold <>
Subject: Re: [ROOTS-L] ROOTS Digest, Vol 3, drinking from a saucer
Date: Sat, 04 Oct 2008 18:15:19 -0500
I have an antique mustache cup. Looks too pretty for a man
but it is neat.
> I can remember 2 of my great-grandfathers, they always poured the tea or
> coffee into the saucer and as it cooled a bit, they drank from the saucer.
> I was born in 1942, so it was in the 1940's.
> They had large white cups with handles and a large white saucer the cup fit
> into-these were not mugs as we have but large cups.
> They had a big napkin on their laps to wipe the dripping from their
> moustaches! Funny how things come back when you read something about a
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