Words & Stuff

L: Too Much on My Plate (Answers)

(21 September 1997)

The states of the US are: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.






















































10,000 Lakes: Minnesota





















































Aloha State: Hawaii


















































Amber Waves of Grain: Indiana

















































America's Dairyland: Wisconsin

















































Big Sky: Montana

















































Bluegrass State: Kentucky

















































Celebrate & Discover: Washington, DC

















































Constitution State: Connecticut

















































Explore: Minnesota

















































Famous Potatoes: Idaho

















































First in Flight: North Carolina

















































The First State: Delaware

















































Garden State: New Jersey

















































Grand Canyon State: Arizona

















































Great Faces, Great Places: South Dakota

















































Great Lakes (also Great Lake Splendor): Michigan

















































Green Mountain State: Vermont

















































Heart of Dixie: Alabama

















































the heart of it all: Ohio

















































Hoosier Hospitality: Indiana

















































Keystone State: Pennsylvania

















































Land of Enchantment: New Mexico

















































Land of Lincoln: Illinois

















































The Last Frontier: Alaska

















































Live Free or Die: New Hampshire

















































The Lone Star State: Texas

















































Native America: Oklahoma

















































The Natural State: Arkansas

















































Ocean State: Rhode Island

















































OK! (also Oklahoma is OK!): Oklahoma

















































Georgia...on my mind: Georgia

















































Preserve the Spirit / Peace Garden State: North Dakota

















































Putting Families First: South Carolina (after 10/1/97)

















































Scenic: Idaho

















































Show-Me State: Missouri

















































The Silver State: Nevada

















































Ski Utah! Greatest Snow on Earth: Utah

















































The Spirit of America: Massachusetts

















































Sportsman's Paradise: Louisiana

















































Sunshine State: Florida

















































Vacationland: Maine

















































Volunteer State: Tennessee

















































Wild, Wonderful: West Virginia

















































The Canadian provinces are: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, and Yukon Territory

















































Beautiful: British Columbia

















































Canada's Ocean Playground: Nova Scotia

















































Explore Canada's Arctic: Northwest Territories (which will apparently be divided into two new territories, Denedeh and Nunavut, in 1999).

















































Friendly: Manitoba (in the '70s, Manitoba's license plate slogan included the phrase "100,000 Lakes," providing tough competition for a certain US state)

















































Home of "Anne of Green Gables": Prince Edward Island

















































Je me souviens: Quebec

















































The Klondike: Yukon Territory

















































Nouveau: New Brunswick (the "Nouveau" is stacked with the "New," so this only marginally counts as a slogan)

















































Wild Rose Country: Alberta

















































A World of Difference: Newfoundland

















































Yours to Discover: Ontario


















































Jed Hartman <logophilia@kith.org>