Male and female symbols in Microsoft Word

Donald D. Bustamante dbustama at
Tue Feb 4 13:10:13 EST 1997

W R Bennett wrote:
> Hi,
> Does anyone know if there exist male and female symbols lurking in some
> obscure corner of Word 7.0 for Win95?  This would be rather useful for
> writing papers on mouse genetics, but four of us have now wasted hours
> rummaging through the fonts to no avail.  Can anyone help?
> Many thanks,
> Bill Bennett
> Developmental Biology Unit, School of Biology and Biochemistry
> University of Bath
> bspwrb at

Select "Insert" from the pull down menu, then symbol.  Change the font
to "Bookshelf Symbol 3"
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