holidng another variable name within a variable

Dr. Hawkins dochawk at gmail.com
Thu Jun 14 11:02:05 EDT 2012

It seems to me, that back in the mists of time, I used a variable to
hold the name of another variable in hypercard and supercard 1.5.

Is this possible?  Or is it my memory?

So I would put "fred" into theVar, and use

put theVar  to get the value of Fred.

but this doesn't seem to work

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