Re: THEAD & TFOOT for columns

Dave Salovesh (darsal@tezcat.com)
Sat, 16 Aug 1997 07:16:14 GMT


From: darsal@tezcat.com (Dave Salovesh)
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Sat, 16 Aug 1997 07:16:14 GMT
Message-ID: <33fb4cbe.2347251@mail.tezcat.com>
In-Reply-To: <v03102827b018fc6fa3dc@[205.149.180.135]>
Subject: Re: THEAD & TFOOT for columns

Walter sent this to the www-html list:

>scrolling. I think this is based on gravity; if you go back in
>time to when scribes published on actual *scrolls*, the scroll
>orientation was usually vertical -- you could drop the lower
>scroll to the ground and then read whilst operating only the
>upper scroll. Try that with horizontal papyrus and your neck
>will hurt. ;)

I guess the principle of gravity escaped the wisdom of the Jews. ;)

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dave salovesh
darsal@tezcat.com