The word formerly known as …

I haven’t seen this mistake lately:

Tres Chicas features Caitlin Cary formally of Whiskeytown.

It’s from the new Web site celebrating the opening of Raleigh’s Fayetteville Street. Actually, typing “formally” for “formerly” is rather a common mistake and no spell-checker will find it.

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