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From: Dean Scribner <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] None Use of Sureties
Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2004 11:47:58 -0800


Bob,
Add me to your list of quasi-nonusers. Astrid has described my use so
accurately I need add nothing to her description.
Dean
On Mon, 26 Jan 2004 00:55:09 +1100 "Astrid Kranzbuhler"
<> writes:
> Hi Bob,
> Anyway, you
> have one more who doesn't use them - well - not generally anyway <g>
> I use them only where I have different sources for the same event but
each
> gives me different kind of info that is completely missing in the other
sources.
> E.g. I might have source A that only gives me a name, source B gives me
the
> birth date but no place, source C gives me the place but no date - I
use
> one tag with all info and citations and the sureties accordingly - that
way
> I can see at first glance that not all sources give me all data and
which
> give me which.
> For the majority of citations I don't use sureties.
> Hope this is clear as mud <g>
> Astrid


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