Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/06/02

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Subject: Re: [Leica] the slow horrible death of leica
From: Guy Bennett <>
Date: Fri, 2 Jun 2000 13:04:50 -0700
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>Uh, I hate to correct a good story, but the dog's name was "Laika," which
>is apparently Russian for "bark" or something like that: nothing to do with
>cameras, Leicas, Zorkies, or otherwise.

in russian,

'lai' = 'bark(ing)'

'laika' = a husky, or eskimo-type dog

but, we can dream, can't we?


In reply to: Message from kyle cassidy <> ([Leica] the slow horrible death of leica)