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    Jul 7, 2007, 04:10 PM
    Addressing an invitation
    When addressing an invitaion and the wife is a physician and the huband is not, how does one appropriately address it?
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    Jul 7, 2007, 04:16 PM
    You address it as Dr. so and so and Mrs. so and so.
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    Jul 7, 2007, 07:23 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by barbr
    When addressing an invitaion and the wife is a physician and the huband is not, how does one appropriately address it?
    No, The wife is the MD----Do you address it as Mr. John and Dr. Doe?
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    Jul 7, 2007, 07:57 PM
    You can address it as Mr. John and Dr. Jane Doe.
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    Jul 7, 2007, 08:02 PM
    Thanks
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    Jul 7, 2007, 08:04 PM
    Yeah, my uncle is an attorney and his wife is a doctor, this is how we address everything to them, including formal invites.

    Another way is

    Mr and Dr Smith
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    Jul 7, 2007, 08:25 PM
    Oops, yes, I don't know how I missed the switch ~ ! I would have said that too.

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