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Thursday, June 23, 2011

What's In a Name — Part II

What about women's names? Does your newspaper still use the sexist Mrs. / Miss? OR Hepzibah Jones? Or does it use the man's name (Jones) and the woman's name with title, Ms. Jones? OR worse yet, her first name, Hepzibah?

1 comment: said...

Hepzibah? You had to reach for that one! In my novels I use Miss Susan or Mizz Parker all the time. It's the way southern bells talk.