[Homeroast] Reprise: what exactly are "quakers"?

Sandy Andina sandraandina at mac.com
Mon Aug 16 13:48:27 CDT 2010

I think that "quakers" are also packaged in round cardboard boxes bearing portraits of William Penn.  (Hey, it's not just for oatmeal any more.....)
On Aug 16, 2010, at 12:27 PM, g paris wrote:

> they have a lot of places "back there" that sound funny!!!
> On Sun, Aug 15, 2010 at 5:42 PM, Christine Heinsohn <kb4wyr at fhrd.net> wrote:
>> Last year I flew to boston via I the Pittsburg airport.  I had to switch
>> planes in Pittsburg.  I was thinking about grabbing a cup of coffee during
>> my downtown until I saw the name of the coffee shop -- Quaker Coffee  I  am
>> sure it was supposed to have some kind of historic reference even religious
>> reference, but I decided that the owners must not be very knowledgable
>> about
>> coffee if they named the shop such!

Peace & song, 

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