Thread History
[drgw] Re: "Hoosier" jimfitch@juno.c... (James R Fitch) 1998-12-30 20:45:44
[drgw] Re: "Hoosier" Chipeta70@aol.c... 1999-01-03 01:41:31
[drgw] Re: "Hoosier" Dave Bontrager (dabontrager@msn.c...) 1999-01-03 07:46:22
Back to D&RGW List Index


Message
From: Dave Bontrager (dabontrager@msn.c...)
Date: 1999-01-03 07:46:22
Subject: [drgw] Re: "Hoosier"

From: "Dave Bontrager" <dabontrager@msn.c...>

In Indiana Speak, Hoosier means, "Who's there?" There's a long explanation
for this, but no need to go into it.
davebontrager
-----------------------------------------------------------

-----Original Message-----
From: Mike Lehman <rebelmike@earthlink.n...>
To: drgw@onelist.c... <drgw@onelist.c...>
Date: Saturday, January 02, 1999 10:33 AM
Subject: [drgw] Re: "Hoosier"


>From: Mike Lehman <rebelmike@earthlink.n...>
>
>Eddie,
>As a native Hoosier, I can safely tell you even we're not really sure.
>Something like in
>"whose your father" or some such non sequiter. To give this a Rio Grande
>twist, does anyone know of any use of Monon cars, in particular hoppers, on
>the 'Grande. I've never heard of such use, but I intend to assume that
>there were some on a leased, seasonal basis on my version
>of the D&RGW. How about any other eastern roads rolling stock that showed
>up on the D&RGW under such circumstances?
>Mike Lehman
>Urbana, IL
>PS If there was no Rio Grande, the Monon would be my main prototype.
>
>Eddie Stavleu wrote:
>
>> From: "Eddie Stavleu" <stavleu@powerup.c....au>
>>
>> I know itts not D&RGW But can anyone tell me what is a Hoosier?
>>
>> Other than an inhabident of the state of Indianna. I thinnk MONOM is
>> the Hoosier line
>> There was a special train that had Hoosier in it's name. But what is a
>> Hoosier ?
>> Can not find it any place.
>>
>> Happy 1999 . Conntact me off the list if there are any answers, thanks
>> Eddie
>>
>> Eddie Stavleu
>> Wynnum West
>> Australia
>> RIO in "N Scale"
>>
>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> To unsubscribe from this mailing list, or to change your subscription
>> to digest, go to the ONElist web site, at http://www.onelist.com and
>> select the User Center link from the menu bar on the left.
>
>
>
>
>------------------------------------------------------------------------
>To unsubscribe from this mailing list, or to change your subscription
>to digest, go to the ONElist web site, at http://www.onelist.com and
>select the User Center link from the menu bar on the left.
>






------------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe from this mailing list, or to change your subscription
to digest, go to the ONElist web site, at http://www.onelist.com and
select the User Center link from the menu bar on the left.