|From: NiftyBoy1 (Original Message) ||Sent: 7/21/2007 10:10 PM|
|I was browsing Google Images for "shorthand", and came across a puzzler. Someone has a journal from the 1700s (England) with what appears to be poetry written in shorthand in it. Dividing the pages into two columns indicates it's an experienced stenographer. Unfortunately, nobody was able to figure out what system it was.|
Here's the picture:
And here's the discussion:
I'm personally intrigued by it, but don't know enough about old, old systems to tell which one it even resembles. Any hypotheses out there?