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From: Carol Hall <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Keep names lower case?
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2000 16:10:51 -0700 (PDT)
On Thu, 10 Aug 2000 wrote:
> Carol Hall wrote:
> > It is set at "No Caps." But, in the report I just generated, I get:
> > --------------------
> > John Barber Jr was born on 29 Nov 1749 in Simsbury, Connecticut. He
> > married Elizabeth Case, daughter of Capt. Josiah Case. He died in 1825.
> > Elizabeth Case was born in 1752. She died in 1817.
> > Children of John Barber Jr. and Elizabeth Case were as follows:
> > i. Infant was born in 1774.
> Carol, I think the answer is that the CRW is considering "Infant was born in
> 1774." as a sentence and is therefore capitalizing the first letter of the
> sentence. I tried a similar report in my Tester dataset. At first, with no
> birth date, it just listed "baby", but when I added a birth date, it listed
> "Baby was born circa 1984." It isn't capitalizing a name, just a sentence.
You're probably right. How can I stop it from doing that, short of
deleting the birth date information?