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At 09:54 PM 5/11/98 +0800, you wrote: >comment that the Leica was not first but was the most elegant and ultimately >most successful commercially. Hence its adoption by 35mm pioneers and >ensuing historical significance. Rgds It didn't help that many in and out of Leica helped for many years to perpetuate the myth they had the first. I'm sure there was more than one pre-Leica 35mm camera, but I don't think any sold very many. ========= Eric Welch St. Joseph, MO Some people say that I'm superficial, but that's just on the surface.