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Thu, 14 Dec 1995 14:34:54 -0800
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     "Expedition's the word!"

     Clemens uses this once in a letter to Bliss, and once in a letter to
     Riley, but most importantly, twice in a letter to Olivia (11 and 12
     December 1873).  The first two letters may be found in the recently
     published Mark Twain's Letters, Volume 4 1870-1871.

     Can anyone pin this down as an aphorism or a quotation?

     Mark Twain Project
     UC Berkeley
     mtp at UCBLIB_LIBO