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(Fwd) Re: Talk Section email

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Date:          Mon, 24 Mar 1997 10:20:52 -0800
From:          ngsforum <ngsforum@nationalgeographic.com>
Organization:  National Geographic Society
To:            hollywood@hollywood-vine.com
Subject:       Re: Talk Section email

hollywood@hollywood-vine.com wrote:
> _____________________________________________________________
> The following information was passed from the talk section
>  of the NGS web site on abyss.
> I  understand  that  Ted  Turner      produced  a  National
> Geographic      Explorer  that  was  highly  prejudiced
> against  collecting  fossils.  I  want      to  express  my
> outraged  that  such  a      slanted  program  could  be
> produced      and  tarnish  the  name  of  such  a
>     celebrated  and  highly  thought  of      organization
> as  the  National      Geographic  Society.  I  would  like
>     to  know  if  this  program  represents    the
> general  membership  and  the      editorial  viewpoint  of  NGS.
> Please      respond  and  let  us  know.  I  am
> an      avid  rockhound  and  fossil  collector.
> I  know  that  we  are  saving  many      fossils
> that  would  otherwise  be      destroyed  by  natural  erosion.
>   Sincerely,    Gary  W.  Yantis    President,    Geology
> Club  of  San  Antonio
>           This message was sent by: Gary Yantis
> _____________________________________________________________

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