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    Dick, She s been reborn!!! She s not going anywhere! Gino ... -- www.ginosrailpage.com www.fjgrr.org
    Message 1 of 14 , Oct 19, 2005
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      Dick, She's been reborn!!! She's not going anywhere!

      Gino

      On 10/19/05, Dick Ryall <dryall@...> wrote:
      > BYE guys looks like this group, like the FJ&G is chugging off in to
      > history. sorry.......dick
      >
      >
      > Gerald Snyder wrote:
      > >
      > > It would be nice to be able to sit back and look at
      > > all of this with a calm dispassionate eye, and let
      > > logic and reason sort it all out. But that's not
      > > where we're at. Emotions have a way of really screwing
      > > with us in stressful times.
      > >
      > > I was deeply saddened at Walt's passing. I only had
      > > the opportunity of knowing him for a short time, and
      > > then at that in all too brief 2 or 3 hour glimpses
      > > once a month. In that short time I came to appreciate
      > > his knowledge of and dedication to the FJ&G, and to
      > > the loose association of scattered devotees that
      > > regularly visit this newsgroup. He was always glad to
      > > answer my questions and lend a hand researching a
      > > topic of my interest. Walt, and Charlie and Dave and
      > > Paul and Gino and the other regulars (no slight
      > > intended to anyone whose name I didn't specifically
      > > list)welcomed me with open arms, and the generosity
      > > displayed and friendships cultivated were well worth
      > > traveling the back roads up to Gloversville the last
      > > Wednesday of the month. And blocking out a summer
      > > Saturday once a year.
      > >
      > > Reading the various postings the last two nights I am
      > > again saddened. I won't pretend to know about what
      > > has gone on in the past relative to photo exchanges,
      > > postings,publishing,information "ownership", or any of
      > > the other things that have led to this rift. They
      > > weren't and aren't my business. What I do know,
      > > however, or at least believe based on the time I spent
      > > at the fair booth, is that there are a lot of people
      > > out there that are interested in the FJ&G, either
      > > because they remember it, or because they never knew
      > > it existed. And unless I'm way off base, that was one
      > > of the main things Walt wanted to do - generate
      > > interest in the FJ&G. He wouldn't have put so much
      > > effort and devotion into it otherwise.
      > >
      > > For what it's worth, I think there's a pretty good
      > > size void out there to be filled, with plenty of room
      > > for books and websites and archive collections and
      > > museums and little semi-organized historical groups -
      > > we need all of them to keep the FJ&G alive.
      > >
      > > All things considered, I guess I'll forgo the ride to
      > > Gloversville tomorrow night.
      > >
      > >
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      > >
      > > Visit Gino's Railpage at
      > > http://www.ginosrailpage.com and http://fjgrr.org
      > > Visit Pete Seftons Lost Landmark Page
      > > http://www.lostlandmarks.org
      > > Visit Charles P. Woolever's Existing Railroad Stations in New York State
      > at
      > > http://ny.existingstations.com/
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      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
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