Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/04/07

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Subject: Re: [Leica] mildly unbelievable, oops sorry OT on paperclips & memory
From: Johnny Deadman <>
Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2001 16:26:48 -0400

I see Kyle has been up to his pranks again. Oh God, no, it's TRUE.

Henry Ambrose, we demand pictures.

God Bless America!

on 4/7/01 4:12 PM, Erminia at wrote:

> "A Measure Of Hope
> The Whitwell, Tenn., Holocaust Project Has Spread Far Beyond the Classroom"
> Saturday, April 7, 2001; Page C01
> "WHITWELL, Tenn. -- It is a most unlikely place to build a Holocaust
> memorial, much less one that would get the attention of the president, that
> would become the subject of a book, that would become an international
> cause.
> Yet it is here that a group of eighth-graders and their teachers decided to
> honor each of the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust by collecting 6
> million paper clips and turning them into a sculpture.
> This is remarkable because, for one thing, Whitwell, a town of 1,600 tucked
> away in a Tennessee valley just west of the Smokies, has no Jews."

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Johnny Deadman