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From: "Tombi Peck" <>
Subject: Re: [ZA] Eva/Krotoa & Pieter van Meerhof
Date: Sat, 15 Oct 2005 18:12:15 +0100
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It made for rather disturbing reading!
TP
----- Original Message -----
From: "Maureen Brady" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, October 15, 2005 11:28 AM
Subject: Re: [ZA] Eva/Krotoa & Pieter van Meerhof


> Same problem here, Delia! Although I do remember some of our more
intesting
> debates, like the one about the 1918 Spanish influenza pandemic -- which
> reminds me, there's an interesting article in yesterday's "Mail &
Guardian"
> newspaper (which should also be available soon on their website --
> www.mg.co.za) about how scientists have resurrected this virus, and the
> frightening consequences it might have. The story was lifted from the
> British "Guardian", a most respectable source, so it's not just
sensational
> scaremongering.
>
> Regards
> Maureen
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Delia Robertson" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Saturday, October 15, 2005 6:34 AM
> Subject: Re: [ZA] Eva/Krotoa & Pieter van Meerhof
>
>
> > Hi Maureen,
> >
> > At 02:21 PM 2005/10/14, you wrote:
> > >Hi Delia
> > >
> > >Given your long association with this List, I'd be surprised if you
don't
> > >recall how often in the past I've mentioned that I'm a descendant of
this
> > >union myself.
> >
> > Forgive me, but I don't recall . . . . hehe sometimes I have a problem
> > remembering my own ancestors!
> >
> > >snip
> >
> > > Now I'm curious to see just how many cousins I can connect with
> > >through the List, and to begin to build a database of all these
> > >interconnections, although I have yet to work out how I'm going to cope
> with
> > >the technical challenge this will involve! I need hardly point out what
a
> > >massive undertaking this will be. I have no clear vision of where this
> > >project may lead; all I can do is make a start.
> >
> > Lovely idea.
> > Delia Robertson
> >
> >
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