Subject: MIDRANGE-JOBS Digest, Vol 8, Issue 6
Date: Mon, 1 Feb 2010 12:00:09 -0600
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date: Mon, 1 Feb 2010 06:30:25 -0600
subject: [MIDRANGE-JOBS] Guidelines for MIDRANGE-JOBS mailing list
Monthly posting of the guidelines for participation in the Midrange
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