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Thread #52807   Message #812930
Posted By: Wilfried Schaum
28-Oct-02 - 03:03 AM
Thread Name: German Folk Songs
Subject: RE: German Folk Songs
Joe - no problem with the Umlauts: use the old forms ae, oe, ue instead. And the so called Es-Zet you may subsitute with its old form ss. It is not a letter for itself, but originally a ligature of long s and round s in handwriting.

Wilfried