Re: NANFA-L-- article from mother earth news 1984 about NANFA

Bruce Stallsmith (fundulus at
Sat, 29 Oct 2005 10:47:39 -0400

Yeah, this is a strangely dated article to post on-line. Did it just show up
on-line, I wonder? Maybe I will contact the MJ people and ask them if they'd
be willing to update the contact info.

--Bruce Stallsmith
along the oh-so-modern Tennessee
Huntsville, AL, US of A

>From: "Tom Watson" <onefish2fish at>
>Reply-To: nanfa-l at
>To: <nanfa-l at>
>Subject: Re: NANFA-L-- article from mother earth news 1984 about NANFA
>Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2005 19:38:46 -0700
>The article was written how many years back to provide this info? I
>thought $20 was a bargain. Bruce you ought to give them a call...
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