'Twas the Dawn of Selection (fwd)
Frederick J. Peabody
fpeabody at SUNFLOWR.USD.EDU
Mon Dec 11 08:58:23 CST 1995
Your "'Twas the Dawn of Selection" was enjoyed by many here. I must
point out, however, that the Latin name for yarrow is Achillea millefolium.
On Sat, 9 Dec 1995, Joe Laferriere wrote:
> Thanx for the compliment. The second line should be "yarrow," i.e.
> Achillaea millifolia.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> Date: Thu, 07 Dec 1995 15:44:49 -0600
> From: Doug Yanega <dyanega at denr1.igis.uiuc.edu>
> To: josephl at CCIT.ARIZONA.EDU
> Subject: 'Twas the Dawn of Selection
> GREAT parody! But I have a question:
> >They formed mushrooms and butterflies, bushes and sparrows,
> >Seaweeds and dinosaurs, bushes and sparrows.
> Are those lines both actually supposed to end the same way???
> Doug Yanega Illinois Natural History Survey, 607 E. Peabody Dr.
> Champaign, IL 61820 USA phone (217) 244-6817, fax (217) 333-4949
> affiliate, Univ. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Dept. of Entomology
> "There are some enterprises in which a careful disorderliness
> is the true method" - Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Chap. 82
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