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PostPosted: Jan 17, 2014 05:28    Post subject: Reminiscences of an Old Former Curator by John S. White  

Surprise, surprise.... ;-)





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PostPosted: Jan 17, 2014 07:10    Post subject: Re: Reminiscences of an Old Former Curator by John S. White  

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PostPosted: Jan 17, 2014 11:26    Post subject: Re: Reminiscences of an Old Former Curator by John S. White  

What a wonderful surprise. Waking up to discover this video, made a pot of coffe and got a fresh croissant, sat down at the kitchen table and watched this incredible journey through mineralogical history. Made my day. Thank you.
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PostPosted: Jan 17, 2014 12:14    Post subject: Re: Reminiscences of an Old Former Curator by John S. White  

Very informative; I enjoyed this very much.
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PostPosted: Jan 18, 2014 16:34    Post subject: Re: Reminiscences of an Old Former Curator by John S. White  

Yes!! I did just what Petace did. Pot of coffee and a doughnut (instead of a croissant). I agree with Tom - he expresses my sentiments exactly. John White is a master story teller, and he has a rich history to draw on. Thanks so much for sharing.
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PostPosted: Jan 19, 2014 16:52    Post subject: Re: Reminiscences of an Old Former Curator by John S. White  

Fascinating, entertaining and informative. Best lecture I have heard in a long time.

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PostPosted: Jan 19, 2014 17:06    Post subject: Re: Reminiscences of an Old Former Curator by John S. White  

I have the same impression. An edifying life ...
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