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Date Submitted: 27-Oct-2009
From: Patricia Coleman
Subject: Looking for a linguist!
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Notice: Hello,

I would like to get a message to Suzie J. Styles - I would like to know if she lived in Tucson, AZ, studying at the University of Arizona in the mid-70's. I was one of her housemates and have often thought of her and decided to see if I could find her to say hello. If she is, and does not want to connect. Send my blessings.

Thank you for your time.


Patricia C. Coleman RSMT
Hart Rock