Re: origin of names: lucy?

loopy (
8 Feb 1995 00:22:15 GMT

In article <>, (Reto U. Schneider) wrote:

> for an article about the origin of names in science I am looking for
> information about lucy. is it true that she was named after the beatles
> song lucy in the sky with diamonds? where could I get details about it
> (book, personal contact...)?

Try the book about Lucy by Don Johanson/Maitland Edey. The title is _Lucy:
the dawn of humankind_ or something close to it. According to the book,
the Lucy in the Sky story is true.


Lucie Melahn "can you fix my fairness? there is somethin wrong with it that I can't 'splain."