In post #1589 you reported on your findings. Here's a clip:
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Oh, also, the addresses that will be needed are:
I'm just as glad as everyone else at the thought of no more spam.
I first found this group while doing some research for my History of
Asia class and have been more and more intrigued each posting. The
wealth of information that is debated each week gives even the most
novice idealist a better understanding of the yurt community.