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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 19:55    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 20:05    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 20:16    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 20:33    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 20:50    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 21:03    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 23:17    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 23:28    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

...This piece and the other, the Emperor, were really a draw for people. We often found crowds gathered here.


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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 23:38    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 17, 2011 23:53    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 18, 2011 00:07    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 18, 2011 00:09    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

Good night all, I will be in and out all day tomorrow so will post more on Saturday.
Cheers, Gail

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PostPosted: Feb 18, 2011 07:28    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

That is a great thing that Rob does for the kids.
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PostPosted: Feb 18, 2011 19:54    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

Good photos and Tucson coverage, Gail! Few people, specimens, or events escaped your roving camera. My only disappointment: the Gemfields lady on this page is only a poster. In one of your early photos, she appeared to be admiring the big rhodo from the other side of the case!
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PostPosted: Feb 18, 2011 22:45    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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I to would like to add my thanks for all you do. I only make it to Tuscon once in a great while any more. It is nice to see not only the minerals but how people have changed over the last 40+ years. I feel old now.

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PostPosted: Feb 19, 2011 06:46    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

Gail wrote:
Sue Koepke and Friend.


That's George Stacey from Canberra with Sue Gail...

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PostPosted: Feb 19, 2011 08:23    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

crocoite wrote:
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That's George Stacey from Canberra with Sue Gail...

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Got it Steve, thanks. I am so busy taking photos that I don't always catch names, or only worry that I post the wrong name. It took me ages to figure out how to spell Gene Meieran's last name! If anyone sees a photo of someone they know, please tell me what page to find them on, then the photo number above the photo? I appreciate the help!
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PostPosted: Feb 19, 2011 14:14    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

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PostPosted: Feb 19, 2011 15:13    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

I would like to thank you all very much for reporting Tucson Show. I was very upset that I can not go, and you help me to survive this hard time :-) In fact I was so unhappy that I went on trip to Mezica for underground collection. Rest of time I spent refreshing pages with reports :-)
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PostPosted: Feb 19, 2011 15:19    Post subject: Re: Gail Spann's Version of a Tucson show report 2011  

Tomasz Praszkier wrote:
I would like to thank you all very much for reporting Tucson Show. I was very upset that I can not go, and you help me to survive this hard time :-) In fact I was so unhappy that I went on trip to Mezica for underground collection. Rest of time I spent refreshing pages with reports :-)


Sorry you missed it, but glad I could help a bit. Thank you Tomasz.

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