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Coruscating Newbies (Andrew Clayton)
(original, chuckle, computers)

In talk.bizarre <BxJ2LF.471@jfwhome.FUNHOUSE.COM>, John F. Woods writes:

> In (Fred Christiansen) writes:
> >Can anyone give me source(s) for full spectrum lights, either
> >incandescent or fluorescent (preferably both)?
> please post the answers.  most of the
> light sources i've investigated have
> been seriously lacking in x and gamma
> radiation, to say nothing of the
> irritating gaps in the microwave region.

                                                   Squint Technologies
                                                   4545 Azure Terrace
                                                   Kingston, ACT.

asst decorator to Mr X
c/o John F. Woods,


        	It is with considerable pleasure that I disport
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                state taxes.

                John Brown
                VP, Squint Technologies.

        [Leaflet reprinted with permission]
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        34-1750    | Mega Pak   |$1500 |     |    .00| (S,M,L,XL,"Jolter"
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        P.O. Box 4666,
	Kingston, ACT, 2604
	(61) 6 286 3633


	Squint Enterprises guarantees our Coruscating Newbie(tm) line to be
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--              David Andrew Clayton      Canberra, Australia

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