Nonpareils, plus book recommendation

Bodil Gram listedwj at
Sun Apr 1 05:13:31 EDT 2001

Paul wrote:

>_Alice in Wonderland_. All the participants in the Caucus Race win a
>comfit, except for Alice, who wins a thimble.

Yes, Laura Mason mentions Alice in "Sugarplums and Sherbet". That is where
she first saw it too and wondered. She looked in vain for comfit in the
British sweetshop of her childhood.

Busy greetings,

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