Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/09/30

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Subject: Re: [Leica] More Unexpected Generosities
From: Alex Hurst <>
Date: Wed, 30 Sep 1998 14:53:19 +0100

Jem Kime wrote:

>I heard yesterday an even stranger story of some unearthed Leica gear.
>A fellow turned up in a camera shop with nearly a dozen M1s, MDs and similar
>cameras and asked if they were interested in buying them. 'Yes, we would
>be', replied the shop, which please the chap greatly as he had discovered
>them in a skip outside of Manchester University disposed of by a scientific

Jem - surely that's a 'scoop' for the BBC, or maybe a 'skip' ;-?



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