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  Subject: Writing in Reverse
  Date:
  Tue, 02 Nov 1999 10:41:22 GMT
  From:  [log in to unmask] (Michael Cash)
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  Newsgroups:   sci.lang.japan

  A few weeks ago in another thread I mentioned that
  trucks in Japan usually have their company names
  written from front to back and that sometimes names
  written with the English alphabet receive the same
  treatment.

  An example of that can be seen at:

  http://www.sunfield.ne.jp/~mike/backwards.jpg

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