Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/09/17

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Subject: [Leica] For the Very Rich and Exceedingly Dumb
From: masonster at (David Mason)
Date: Fri Sep 17 06:53:56 2004
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When I bought my M7, much to my chagrin, I had been shipped a US flag
version. I have *nothing* against my country's flag... I just really
didn't need it on my camera. So out came the black tape and has been
there ever since. I keep thinking that I would offer a straight trade
to someone who really wanted the thing.


On Fri, 17 Sep 2004 09:37:05 EDT, <> wrote:
> In a message dated 9/17/2004 7:26:53 A.M. Central Standard Time,
> writes:
> These cameras seem to come up for sale on  eBay with nauseating
> regularity.  They are always offered as  a,
> "Once...Twice...Third...Fourth in a lifetime opportunity!"  It  would
> seem that the seller just can't find anybody dumb enough to bid on  them.
> I think it is an advertising gimmick.  Kind of a "made you look"  thing.  
> He
> does it too often to be serious.  Cheaper than an Ad in  Shutterbug, and 
> will
> get more traffic.
> Regards,
> Sonny
> Natchitoches, Louisiana
> Oldest continuous  settlement in La Louisiane
> ?galit?, libert?, crawfish
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