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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 09:50    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 10:04    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 10:12    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 10:18    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 10:32    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 10:42    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 11:01    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

...Mindat's ten dollar or less case. Thanks to Jessica Siminoff and Jolyon Ralph for taking the time to find these during the show.

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 11:04    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 11:21    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 11:28    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 11:37    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 18:11    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

Just got back from seeing a movie with our youngest daughter, and lunch with both our daughters, so it was nice to get out with the sunny and very warm weather. After quite a day of stepping out I am now ready to put some photos on this thread again.


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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 18:20    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

...Diana and Dan Weinrich's case.


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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 18:27    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 18:35    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 18:43    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 18:51    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

So, we were all getting a little tired and decided to have some fun, just to liven things up.....


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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 19:10    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 19:22    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 16, 2011 19:31    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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