08/OUT/2003 7:17 PM
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In the recent past 'h' at the beginning of a word was considered a vowel sound; so it was "an historic night" or "an horse".
Now it is generally written and said "a historic night". The previous way, though not necessarily incorrect, is a good example of old-fashioned usage.
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