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Re: Re. Penknife

On Jan 8, 2008, at 8:21 AM, Dave S wrote:

Thanks to all the nice sharings. Something that brings back good old memory is always great, and it is not completely out of topic either as we are discussing something related to the article. ;-)

But now I cannot do Sury process. Where in the world can I find a knife made prior to 1924? Well, maybe I will try some antique stores. :-)

That's very funny.

Once I answered a question about flattening prints, by describing how I put the prints between blotters under a big piece of plate glass and weigh it down with the Oxford English dictionary, adding that it's the 2-volume "Compact" edition published in 1971, that he should use. I was kind of disappointed that he didn't seem to appreciate the humor.