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PostPosted: Dec 07, 2018 06:40    Post subject: Happy Holidays 2018 - 2019!  

Well, I guess someone has to be 'first' - so here goes!

I hope that you have all had a mineralogically interesting and exciting year, with lots of good finds and new acquisitions. For me 2019 has been extremely busy, working to see through the publication of my second book Minerals of the English Midlands. Thank you to everyone who has shown an interest in, and support for the project. If you have not seen a copy, some sample pages can be found here https://britishmineralogy.com/wordpress/?page_id=878

All the best for a great Xmas and a successful 2019!

Roy



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PostPosted: Dec 07, 2018 07:42    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas!  

Thank you, Roy. Happy holidays everyone.

Loving your latest book, by the way

James
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PostPosted: Dec 07, 2018 12:44    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas!  

Best Wishes for a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from FMF.


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PostPosted: Dec 07, 2018 13:23    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas!  

May all of you have a rockin' xmas :-)


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PostPosted: Dec 07, 2018 17:55    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas!  

A piece from Virgin Valley.
Happy Holidays to all.



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PostPosted: Dec 08, 2018 11:02    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Happy Chrystmas to all and great 2019


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PostPosted: Dec 08, 2018 11:43    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Happy holidays


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PostPosted: Dec 09, 2018 03:46    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Happy holidays to all of you!
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PostPosted: Dec 09, 2018 04:36    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Merry Christmas and a blessed 2019 to all.


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PostPosted: Dec 09, 2018 08:11    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

And also, from me, a happy holiday to all! BOB


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PostPosted: Dec 13, 2018 11:03    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Merry Christmas and Season's Greetings to all!


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PostPosted: Dec 14, 2018 04:11    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Bob Harman wrote:
And also, from me, a happy holiday to all! BOB
Bob, you have a Boxer?! I love them so much, my parents are Boxer breeders and I grew up among these adorable dogs :-)
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PostPosted: Dec 14, 2018 14:27    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Merry Christmas 2018 to all and your families


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PostPosted: Dec 14, 2018 20:41    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

May the gifts of Mother Nature be abundant.


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PostPosted: Dec 14, 2018 20:46    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

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PostPosted: Dec 15, 2018 04:43    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Happy Holidays To All!


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PostPosted: Dec 19, 2018 17:40    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Merry Christmas to ALL !!!


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PostPosted: Dec 19, 2018 19:20    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Merry Christmas to all. I find the location to this one very fitting. Former collections of Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, and Les and Paula Presmyk.


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PostPosted: Dec 20, 2018 02:56    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Don Lum wrote:
Merry Christmas to ALL !!! (image2.jpeg)
Don, another forum member with a Boxer??? Great! :-)

Tobi wrote:
Bob Harman wrote:
And also, from me, a happy holiday to all! BOB
Bob, you have a Boxer?! I love them so much, my parents are Boxer breeders and I grew up among these adorable dogs :-)



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PostPosted: Dec 20, 2018 09:38    Post subject: Re: Merry Christmas 2018!  

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and all the best for the coming New Year. Hope everyone has a safe trip as they make the annual migration to sunny Tucson. My wife and I will be leaving the cold Canadian north in a few days, perhaps we'll run in to some of you during the show.

Seasons greetings to you all,
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