A Note From The Medieval Leather Research List Administrator
- Greetings Everyone!
A belated Happy Holidays! to each of you and wishes for a great New
For those of you who don't know me, I'm the founder and long time
absent Administrator of this list. I won't weary you with the
reasons for my absence, other than to say that helping to start up a
new company and some personal losses of family and friends (James,
my late, lamented and sorely missed co-administrator being only one
of those) totally consumed all of my physical, mental and emotional
energy and time last year. If you want to know the gory
details, feel free to ask by dropping me a private message and
I'll post you privately, off-line, so as not to clutter up the
Now, on to what I hope is the good stuff! I'll once again be
actively monitoring and participating in the list. I'm deeply
thrilled and humbled by both the number of subscribers and the
amount of traffic that the list has maintained in my absence. You
have been doing fantastic. "Vivat!" to each and every one of
I've already started cleaning up icky stuff that has appeared in
my absence. I've gotten rid of several links, files and messages
of a pornographic nature that have nothing whatsoever to do with
this list. I've also banned the addresses of said perpetrators.
If anyone happens to know of any message numbers in particular that
you think need to be removed, please email my PRIVATELY (so as not
to clutter the list) at the following e-addy:
If anyone is having any problems with the list (changing settings,
unsubscribing, etc.), has concerns (regarding content, scope, list
members, etc) or needs help with something list or research related,
please don't hesitate to send me a missive.
In closing, I wish each and every one of you a bright, medieval
leather filled new year! May your projects come out perfect the
first time and may each be a great learning experience.
Remember, "Research is the key."
"`nuff said!" to quote Stan Lee,
Gregory G. Stapleton