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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Dear Trilobitologists among you Paleonetters,</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>It was with so</span></font><font size=2 face=Arial><span
 style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>me</span></font><font size=2
face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'> surprise that I
learned that the issue (No. 19) of the Trilobite Papers which arrived on my
desk a couple of days ago was to be the last. Ever since this newsletter
started almost two decades ago, I have read it with alacrity. Are there any
volunteers to take it over from the inimitable </span></font><font size=2
 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Rolf Ludvigsen</span></font><font
size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial'>?</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>John</span></font></p>

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font-family:Arial'> </span></font></p>

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10.0pt'>-----------------------------------------------------------------</span></font>
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<b><font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:bold'>Dr</span></font>
</b><b><font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:bold'>John R.
Laurie</span></font></b> </p>

<p><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Petroleum
and Marine Division</span></font> </p>

<p><b><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-weight:bold'>GEOSCIENCE </span></font></b><b><font size=2><span
  style='font-size:10.0pt;font-weight:bold'><u1:country-region><u1:place>AUSTRALIA</span></font></b></u1:place></u1:country-region>
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<font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>GPO </span></font><u1:address style="BACKGROUND-POSITION: left bottom; BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://ietag.dll/#34/#1001); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x"><u1:Street><font
  size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Box 378</span></font></u1:Street><font
 size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>    
     </span></font><br>
  <font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'><u1:City>Canberra</span></font></u1:City></u1:address><font
size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'> ACT
2601       </span></font><br>
  <font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'><u1:country-region><u1:place>Australia</span></font></u1:place></u1:country-region>
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              <br>
<font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Tel: (02) 6249 9412;</span></font> <font
size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Fax: (02) 6249 9980</span></font> <br>
<font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>E-mail: John.Laurie@ga.gov.au</span></font>
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<p><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Street
Address:</span></font> <br>
  <font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'><u1:Street><u1:address style="BACKGROUND-POSITION: left bottom; BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://ietag.dll/#34/#1001); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x">Cnr
  Jerrabomberra Avenue</span></font></u1:address></u1:Street><font size=2><span
style='font-size:10.0pt'> & </span></font><u1:Street><u1:address style="BACKGROUND-POSITION: left bottom; BACKGROUND-IMAGE: url(res://ietag.dll/#34/#1001); BACKGROUND-REPEAT: repeat-x"><font
  size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Hindmarsh Drive</span></font></u1:address></u1:Street>
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<font size=2><span style='font-size:10.0pt'>Symonston ACT 2609</span></font> </p>

<p><b><font size=2 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-weight:bold'>ABN 80 091 799 039</span></font></b> <br>
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