[APG Public List] Test

Rondina Muncy rondina.muncy at gmail.com
Fri Sep 18 18:14:19 MDT 2009


What I learned on the list was that underscores are used before and after
(titles &c) for italics and astericks are used in place of quotes.

Rondina P. Muncy
Ancestral Analysis
2960 Trail Lake Drive
Grapevine, Texas 76051
rondina.muncy at gmail.com

On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 3:42 PM, EILEEN SOUZA <eileen.souza at verizon.net>wrote:

> Okay, it seems as if messages that are sent in formats other than plain
> text
> are generating the txt attachment.  That also explains why some people see
> the bold and fonts, etc.  I don't know if all email clients have the option
> to do rich text or HTML formats and that is why most mailing lists made the
> rule of using plain text for list emails.  So if we go back to sending our
> emails in plain text those attachments will disappear.
> Rondina, in an earlier email, you mentioned some formatting conventions to
> use to make up for the fact that you can't get actual italics, etc in plain
> text.  I am not familiar with them but would like to use them in the
> future.
> I think one had to do with using underscore's in place of quotes???
> Eileen Souza
> Eldersburg, MD 21784
> eileen.souza at verizon.net
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