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Re: Scot Women

It is interesting.
But of course, the men had more important things to do, like fight with their neighbors.
Yours Aye
----- Original Message -----
From: <JLG21447@aol.com>
To: <sinclair@jump.net>
Sent: Wednesday, April 07, 1999 9:18 AM
Subject: Scot Women

>The following article appeared in our local newspaper, The Omaha World
>Herald, from The Philadelphia Inquirer:
>The weaker sex? Forget it.
>Ancient skeletons found on a remote island off Scotland showed women did more
>heavy manual work than men 400 years ago, a British scientist reports. By
>examining the spines of people who lived and died on the island of Ensay
>between the 16th and 19th centuries, Joanna Sofaer Deverenski of Cambridge
>University says women suffered physically from strenuous labour. "We know
>that women did most of the heavy lifting work."
>That's it verbatim, cousins. I thought it might be interesting to some of you.
>Yours Aye
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