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Finding a source[edit]

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New requests[edit]

August 2014[edit]

Auto/Biography Studies[edit]

I'm looking for "Racial Conviction, Racial Confusion: Indeterminate Identities in Women's Slave Narratives and Southern Courts" (1995) by Dawn Keetley in Auto/Biography Studies 10(2), pp. 1–20, doi:10.1080/08989575.1995.10815067. It's for an article on John H. Van Evrie that I'm drafting at User:Arms & Hearts/sandbox7. – Arms & Hearts (talk) 21:00, 1 August 2014 (UTC)

Falcon's Fury Drop Tower FAA File/Permit[edit]

I'm wondering if it is possible to find a file/permit issued by the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) that was once available for viewing on the internet but has since been taken down (and there are no archives of it). The file used to be located here and the case number of the file is: "2012-ASO-1842-OE". I am hoping the permit can be recovered as I am improving the Falcon's Fury article and this reference is the only one that is dead. If a reference point is needed to see what a FAA permit look like, you can click here (this permit is the one that replaced the permit I am looking for). If this permit cannot be retrieved, it would be greatly appreciated if you (using the resources you have) try to find another source that states the same info (specifically the fact that the Falcon's Fury tower was supposed to be installed by December 2012). Thanks! --Dom497 (talk) 23:41, 7 August 2014 (UTC)

Accents of English[edit]

Looking for the text of John C. Wells's Accents of English from Cambridge University Press (1982). Thanks! --Wolfdog (talk) 20:07, 10 August 2014 (UTC)

Perhaps I've misunderstood, but the full text is almost 700 pages over three volumes; I'm not sure that anybody's going to be able to provide that. What specifically are you looking for? – Arms & Hearts (talk) 14:19, 11 August 2014 (UTC)
Oh yes, well I was focusing on the third volume (I see that now): "Beyond the British Isles" with the American section (what I'm particularly focused on) ranging from about pages 467 to 559, with or without 490-500 (which seems more focused on Canada). Wolfdog (talk) 14:43, 11 August 2014 (UTC)
OCLC 7578097 pertains. Seems widely held in libraries. LeadSongDog come howl! 01:46, 14 August 2014 (UTC)
Hmmm... Still looking.Wolfdog (talk) 18:58, 21 August 2014 (UTC)
Hi Wolfdog, Epa101 has listed the title here. Perhaps you can contact him in case you're still looking for this. Regards,  NQ  talk 17:57, 26 October 2014 (UTC)
Thanks so much! Wolfdog (talk) 19:21, 26 October 2014 (UTC)

Associated Press or New York World Telegram from 1956[edit]

A quote from AP in 1956 is sourced in a number of articles and has been discussed at Talk:Expulsions_of_Egyptian_Jews_(1956)#Proclamation_re_Jews_and_Zionists. It is an important quote because it appears to contradict other public statements from the Egyptian government at the time (this was during the Suez Crisis). The secondary sources which provide reference to the primary newspaper sources are not themselves WP:RS, hence the need to review the newspaper articles.

The quote:

  • "all Jews are Zionists and enemies of the state"

The sources:

  • AP, (November 26, 1956)
  • New York World Telegram, (November 29, 1956)

Does anyone have searchable access to the archives for these sources? --Oncenawhile (talk) 19:13, 11 August 2014 (UTC)

@Oncenawhile: I don't have access to the New York World Telegram or to the AP wire itself, but I do have access to archives of newspapers that frequently ran AP stories. None of the AP stories include this quotation, although there are AP stories about the expulsion of Egyptian Jews, which was big news at the time. John M Baker (talk) 05:26, 14 August 2014 (UTC)
Thanks John. Perhaps these archives are just not available. It would make a big difference to find the source because this quote is the only known support for the idea that the Egyptian government targeted Jews per se (i.e. rather than targeting British nationals, French nationals and Zionists, which is what other evidence suggests). Oncenawhile (talk) 09:35, 14 August 2014 (UTC)
Actually the news papers archive could be retrieved if someone had access to this libraries [2] in New York--Shrike (talk)/WP:RX 10:00, 14 August 2014 (UTC)

Pan Am 103 bombing[edit]

  • "The Bombing of Pan Am Flight 103." (Book Review)(Young Adult Review)(Brief Article) Voice of Youth Advocates, June, 2003, Vol.26, p.164 - No DOI found
  • "The Bombing of Pan AM Flight 103." (Book Review)(Children's Review)(Brief Article) Library Media Connection, August, 2003, Vol.22(1), p.110 - No DOI found

For: The Bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 --WhisperToMe (talk) 05:08, 23 August 2014 (UTC)

commonwealth of ky uniform citations[edit]

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Brief citation of the requested materials. Wikipedia articles being improved. -- (talk) 11:12, 25 August 2014 (UTC)

Marking Not Done. Does not appear to be a request for a resource. Kentucky Uniform Citations are the police citations that are given for traffic and similar offenses. John M Baker (talk) 18:13, 15 September 2014 (UTC)

Jane Ellen Massey: Lake Waiau: A Study of a Tropical Alpine Lake, Past and Present[edit]

Looking for copy or table of content & partial copy of the following PhD thesis to extend the article on Lake Waiau:

  • Jane Ellen Massey: Lake Waiau: A Study of a Tropical Alpine Lake, Past and Present. University of Hawaii Press, 1978

--Kmhkmh (talk) 05:21, 27 August 2014 (UTC)

Pay walls on research[edit]

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Brief citation of the requested materials. Wikipedia articles being improved. --:- ) Don 05:02, 28 August 2014 (UTC) I apologize for not searching all posts, but we know that can end up in diminishing returns rather quickly. I am doing research for my (own) benefit on organic chemistry, specifically the Serotonin system (it may help others, I hope) but I am running up against pay walls. One or two I can handle, but ...... There is a limit.

Thanks, --:- ) Don 05:02, 28 August 2014 (UTC)

Marking Not Done. Not a request for a specific resource, and not for the purpose of writing or improving Wikipedia articles. @Dcshank: You may wish to try WP:RD/S. John M Baker (talk) 18:16, 15 September 2014 (UTC)


Byzantinische Forschungen[edit]

For Legio IV Martia:

  • J. lander and S.T. Parker, "Legio IV Martia and the Legionary Camp at El-Lejjun", in: Byzantinische Forschungen 8 (1982) 185-210
  • Koenen, L. "The Carbonized archive from Petra". Journal of Roman Archaeology 9 (1996): 177-188.

--trespassers william (talk) 13:27, 3 September 2014 (UTC)

Danny lost as you appear to be still searching for further possible references, did you look at the literature and links listed in the german article? I can probably get you a scan from the journal Byzantinische Forschungen early next week. --HHill (talk) 09:39, 5 September 2014 (UTC)
I just mailed a copy of no. 1. --HHill (talk) 10:42, 6 September 2014 (UTC)

Books about Meiji and Taisho female writers[edit]

Brief citation of the requested materials.

For: Hasegawa Shigure

  • "Book Reviews" Japan Forum, 2002, Vol.14(3), p.489-502 [Peer Reviewed Journal]. No DOI found.
  • Anonymous. "Women Writers of Meiji and Taisho Japan: Their Lives, Works and Critical Reception, 1868-1926" (book review). Japan Quarterly, volume 48 issue 3 (1 July 2001), page 109 (Source: Asahi Shimbun). No DOI Found.
  • McNeal, B.M. "Women Writers of Meiji and Taisho Japan: Their Lives, Works and Critical Reception, 1868-1926" (book review). CHOICE. volume 38 issue 11/12 (1 July 2001), page 1955. No DOI found.

For: Women Writers of Meiji and Taisho Japan: Their Lives, Works and Critical Reception, 1868-1926

Also I want to learn more about a particular novel, so I would like:

Thanks! --WhisperToMe (talk) 10:07, 12 September 2014 (UTC)

I forwarded the 2002 Japan Forum book reviews by email. There is an 18-month lag before Japan Forum is available online (for me, at least), so the 2013 request cannot yet be fulfilled. John M Baker (talk) 18:38, 15 September 2014 (UTC)
Thank you so much for the notice! Wow... an 18-month long lag... WhisperToMe (talk) 08:12, 19 September 2014 (UTC)
@WhisperToMe: Email me for the 2013 Japan Forum one.  NQ  talk 00:55, 24 October 2014 (UTC)
@WhisperToMe: Luciana, Cardi. "Challenging the Traditional......" Cogito - Multidisciplinary research Journal, 2012, Issue 01 - Sent via mail.  NQ  talk 01:25, 24 October 2014 (UTC)

South Asia Archive[edit]

If anyone has access to [ this article] at the South Asia Archive I would love a copy to assist in improving Inland Customs Line. Many thanks - Dumelow (talk) 15:35, 13 September 2014 (UTC)

Gartner and/or Forrester articles?[edit]

I was wondering if it's possible to get any access to articles from Gartner or Forrester research. I edit a lot of articles on Information Technology and for a real world perspective those guys are just so much better than what you can find in journals or trade magazines. The specific article I'm interested in is: Wikipedia articles being improved is: Knowledge management but there are many others where this would be extremely valuable. --MadScientistX11 (talk) 21:06, 16 September 2014 (UTC)

September Morn[edit]

(available through EBSCOHost, apparently: 1) — Crisco 1492 (talk) 08:57, 20 September 2014 (UTC)
  • Author sent a copy via email. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 15:27, 23 September 2014 (UTC)
@Crisco 1492: Larousse mensuel illustré 1911  NQ  talk 15:00, 18 September 2014 (UTC)
    • Excellent, thank you. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 15:10, 18 September 2014 (UTC)
@Crisco 1492:The text of the Time article has been sent by Wikipedia email. John M Baker (talk) 22:00, 21 September 2014 (UTC)
  • Grand, have received it. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 23:50, 21 September 2014 (UTC)
@Crisco 1492: Pages 63 - 66 of "Always in Vogue", Doubleday Press. 1954 by Edna Woolman Chase - sent by mail. Please check.  NQ  talk 07:37, 27 October 2014 (UTC)
  • Got it, thank you right kindly. — Crisco 1492 (talk) 11:18, 27 October 2014 (UTC)

Jewish Communities of the World - Page 195[edit]

Hi can someone provide me a scan of Jewish Communities of the World - Page 195 [3] and if there are list of references for this page provide the scan for it too. --Shrike (talk) 04:54, 21 September 2014 (UTC)

Harper's weekly 1895[edit]

Hello! I am looking for Harper's Weekly December 14, 1895 edition. According to this site, this picture should be on page 1248. I am looking for similar pictures. That photograph is just one of a larger collection as seen here. If you can't find Harper's Weekly, the British newspaper The Graphic has a set of photographs as well. It should be on the December 7th 1895 edition. If you can get me a digitized version of these editions that will be great. I am planning to place these photographs in the Hamidian massacres article. All the best, Étienne Dolet (talk) 05:22, 21 September 2014 (UTC)

UPDATE: Thanks to the efforts of NQ, we have found The Graphic. But I'm still interested in the Harper's Weekly issue. I'd greatly appreciate it if someone can find it. Once again, thank you very much. Étienne Dolet (talk) 21:14, 21 September 2014 (UTC)

Edge No. 122[edit]

Hello, apparently there is a retrospective review of Super Mario Bros. in issue 122 of Edge magazine that gave the game a 10/10 rating. The issue was released around 2003. Unfortunately I don't have more information on this, so I'd be happy if somebody could provide a scan of the review. Thanks to this, we could finally cite a source for the statement here; furthermore I wish to use this retrospective review as a source for the German article to Super Mario Bros.

Best regards, Umweltschützen (talk) 15:08, 22 September 2014 (UTC)

  • I don't have a copy but to help others search: It's the April 2003 issue. -Thibbs (talk) 20:38, 21 October 2014 (UTC)

Journal of the American Society for Psychical Research vol 93 (1999)[edit]

Yeah. Not much hope for this request, considering both its sketchy nature and the lack of concrete information I have. I am working on a full rewrite of fringe theory, and there is an article in this journal that -- I think -- has some discussion of what constitutes fringe theories relative to what is already a fringe field (parapsychology). I have a page number from within that article (page 370). What I don't have is a title, an author, or the complete page range. I also lack the specific issue number that includes this page, but I believe it to be 4.

Needless to say, nothing I have access to indexes this, or maintains copies. Odds aren't in my favor here, but it never hurts to ask. Squeamish Ossifrage (talk) 16:00, 25 September 2014 (UTC)

Probably Dean I. Radin and/or David Bohm, perhaps in reference to "Non-local causality". google has some hints. LeadSongDog come howl! 22:32, 1 October 2014 (UTC)


Requesting sources for ¿Qué Creías?[edit]

I am attempting to make this stub article into a featured article candidate, however, since google archives have been down for some time I'm very limited to several books/magazines that briefly talks about the song and only two or three have been sourced in my sandbox for the article. Any help will be appreciative! Best, jonatalk to me 23:16, 1 October 2014 (UTC)

@AJona1992: We don't usually respond to open-ended requests like this, but I just emailed articles from the Austin American Statesman, Houston Chronicle, and Entertainment Weekly. Each really just has one citable factoid on the song. I'm doubtful that you're going to find enough English language sources for a featured article candidate. John M Baker (talk) 15:06, 2 October 2014 (UTC)
No reason to just rest upon English-language sources for this. I've used plenty of Spanish-language sources for FA. I don't work on music articles though, so have no idea what constitutes a reliable source in this case. Simon Burchell (talk) 15:17, 2 October 2014 (UTC)
Yes, that's absolutely true. I don't speak Spanish and don't know to what extent, if any, the Spanish sources improve on the little that's available in English. John M Baker (talk) 15:53, 2 October 2014 (UTC)
Thanks once again for providing those sources. I don't speak Spanish either, I just ask other editors to translate it for me. Thanks, jonatalk to me 23:27, 5 October 2014 (UTC)

Outros 500: construindo uma nova história[edit]

Page number 222-252 from the book Outros 500: construindo uma nova história (Brazilian Portuguese). Author: Lídia Luz, Catholic Church. Conselho Indigenista Missionário, Editora Salesiana, 2001.
ISBN: 858799736X
ISBN2: 9788587997364

Wikipedia articles being improved - List of extinct indigenous peoples of Brazil. --Axxn (talk) 04:29, 8 October 2014 (UTC)

Music Freak Magazine Japan[edit]

Hello. Does anyone here have the back issues of the Music Freak Magazine? I'm looking for this issue (2001 April Issue) which features Mai Kuraki's "Stand Up". Can you please send me the scans of the article? Thank you! --Ryoga (talk) 17:36, 11 October 2014 (UTC)

Some news articles about Mihran Mesrobian needed[edit]

  • Carolyn Mesrobian Hickman, “Mihran Mesrobian (1889–1975): Washington Architect,” Design Action 2, no. 3 (May–June 1983)
  • “Mihran Mesrobian, 86, Award-Winning Architect,” Washington Star-News, 25 September 1975

...for Mihran Mesrobian article. I would really like if you can find the first one. If you can find the second one, that'll be a great added bonus. Thanks in advance. Étienne Dolet (talk) 18:35, 15 October 2014 (UTC)

@EtienneDolet: “Mihran Mesrobian (1889–1975): Washington Architect” sent via mail. Please check. Regards,  NQ  talk 18:53, 15 October 2014 (UTC)

Highbeam: Biographical entry for John Ash[edit]

Is someone here who can send me this article?

Many thanks in advance --Melly42 (talk) 16:44, 18 October 2014 (UTC)

@Melly42: I've emailed you the text. Regards,  NQ  talk 17:46, 18 October 2014 (UTC)
thanks for High Beam Article. Very helpful --Melly42 (talk) 18:06, 18 October 2014 (UTC)

I would also like to see the John Ash entry in:

World Who's who in Science: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Scientists from Antiquity to the Present (e.g. in the 1968 edition p. 70 Snippet view) --Melly42 (talk) 17:29, 18 October 2014 (UTC)

Journal articles for Indo-Canadians in Greater Vancouver[edit]

  • Cassin, A. Marguerite. 1979. “East Indian Women Farm Workers (in Vancouver)”. In Multiculturalism, Vol. 2:4.
  • Chadney, James Gaylord. 1975. “The Joint Family as Structure and Process (Vancouver Sikhs)”. In Journal of Social Thought, Vol. 7:1.
  • Chadney, James Gaylord. 1980. “Sikh Family Patterns and Ethnic Adaptation in Vancouver”. In Amerasia, Vol. 7: 1.
  • Chadney, James Gaylord. 1985. “India’s Sikhs in Vancouver: Immigration, Occupation and Ethnic Adaptation”. In Population Review, Vol. 29: 1-2.
  • Dusenbery, Verne A. 1981. “Canadian Ideology and Public Policy: The Impact on Vancouver Sikh Ethnic and Religious Adaptation”. In Canadian Ethnic Studies, Vol. 13: 3, Winter.
  • Fair, C. C. 1996. “Female Foeticide among Vancouver Sikhs: Recontextualising Sex Selection in the North American Diaspora”. In International Journal of Punjab Studies, Vol. 3:1.
  • Indra, Doreen M. 1979. “South Asian Stereotypes in the Vancouver Press” (Simon Fraser University). In Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol 2:2. - [ DOI 10.1080/01419870.1979.9993261]
  • Johnston, Hugh. 1988. “The Development of Punjabi Community in Vancouver since 1961”. In Canadian Ethnic Studies, Vol. 20:2.
  • Nayar, Kamala Elizabeth, "Misunderstood in the Diaspora: The Experience of Orthodox Sikhs in Vancouver." Sikh Formations 4, No. 1 2008), p. 17-32. - DOI 10.1080/17448720802075397
  • Walton-Roberts, Margaret. 1998. “Three Readings of the Turban: Sikh Identity in Greater Vancouver”. In Urban Geography, Vol. 19: 4, June. - DOI 10.2747/0272-3638.19.4.311

For: Indo-Canadians in Greater Vancouver --WhisperToMe (talk) 07:10, 22 October 2014 (UTC)

@WhisperToMe: “Three Readings of the Turban: Sikh Identity in Greater Vancouver” - pdf / Academia link  NQ  talk 12:03, 22 October 2014 (UTC)
Thank you! I got that one! WhisperToMe (talk) 12:49, 22 October 2014 (UTC)
@WhisperToMe: “Female Foeticide among Vancouver Sikhs: Recontextualising Sex Selection in the North American Diaspora” - pdf  NQ  talk 16:02, 22 October 2014 (UTC)
Thank you! WhisperToMe (talk) 23:50, 22 October 2014 (UTC)
@WhisperToMe: "Misunderstood in the Diaspora: The Experience of Orthodox Sikhs in Vancouver." - Sent via mail.  NQ  talk 01:05, 24 October 2014 (UTC)
@WhisperToMe: “Sikh Family Patterns and Ethnic Adaptation in Vancouver” also sent by mail.  NQ  talk 00:37, 25 October 2014 (UTC)

Thank you! May I add one more?

WhisperToMe (talk) 05:36, 25 October 2014 (UTC)

NVM, found it here: WhisperToMe (talk) 06:00, 25 October 2014 (UTC)

@NQ: may I have:

Thanks WhisperToMe (talk) 07:43, 25 October 2014 (UTC)

@WhisperToMe: The Changing ‘Face’ of the Suburbs: Issues of Ethnicity and Residential Change in Suburban Vancouver - Sent via mail.  NQ  talk 09:58, 25 October 2014 (UTC)

Republic of Armenia: a concise chronology vol. II[edit]

Republic of Armenia: a concise chronology. Yerevan: Bavigh, 2002. Volume II page 75. It should talk about the Tsitsernakaberd memorial and about a certain delegation of diplomats/politicians who visited the site. I just want to know who this delegation was. It's for the List of visitors to Tsitsernakaberd article. Wikipedia articles being improved. --Étienne Dolet (talk) 21:22, 23 October 2014 (UTC)

Modern Italy: verification help[edit]

  • Smith, Denis Mack (1997). Modern Italy: A Political History. University of Michigan Press. ISBN 978-047210-895-4. 

I am hoping this is the correct place to ask this, I am hoping someone can help verify the following information rather than provide scans of the source. The following information has been inserted (by me) into the Italian invasion of France based off some material I wrote a few years ago for another article. I was double checking some of the sources used, to provide better wording, and noticed that the below material is not cited on page 170 as stated in the article. I am inclined to think that this might be a typo and the information may be on page 270 (otherwise I have possibly cited the wrong book). However, I cannot access that page on Google Books. Can anyone confirm if the above source does supports the below statements?

Statement 1: 'During the late 1920s, imperial expansion became an increasingly favoured theme in Benito Mussolini's speeches. He argued that Italy needed an outlet for its "surplus population", and it would therefore be in the best interests of other countries to aid in this expansion.'

Statement 2: "Among Mussolini's (non-publicly proclaimed) aims were that Italy had to become the dominant power in the Mediterranean that would be able to challenge Britain and France, as well as attain access to the Atlantic and Indian Oceans."

Thanks for any help provided, regards --EnigmaMcmxc (talk) 20:44, 24 October 2014 (UTC)

JSTOR article[edit]


Would someone with JSTOR access mind providing me a copy of this article for use in a potential new article. Many thanks - Dumelow (talk) 22:53, 26 October 2014 (UTC)

And also this one if you can. Cheers - Dumelow (talk) 22:58, 26 October 2014 (UTC)
@Dumelow: In your mail. Shyamal (talk) 05:41, 27 October 2014 (UTC)
Thanks! - Dumelow (talk) 19:27, 27 October 2014 (UTC)

Historiography of the Jews and the Ukrainian Revolution[edit]

I would like to get a copy of:

  1. Abramson, Henry. Historiography of the Jews and the Ukrainian Revolution Journal of Ukrainian Studies. Vol. 15 (1990), No. 2, pp. 33-46

As it may be relevant to the article on the Ukrainian Directory I am currently enlarging in the Spanish Wikipedia. Thank you in advance!--Rowanwindwhistler (talk) 22:30, 27 October 2014 (UTC)

Newsweek, November 2, 1964[edit]

The "Life and Leisure" column of the 2 November 1964 issue of Newsweek is about Dmitri Borgmann. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to print the microfilmed version came across long ago, and my notes are proving incomplete. Could someone send me a copy of this article? (Also appreciated would be the follow-up letter to the editor about this article, which appeared in a subsequent 1964 issue.) —Psychonaut (talk) 10:19, 28 October 2014 (UTC)

Strong's concordance[edit]

Can someone please verify this citation: Strong, James. Strong's Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson Publishers. pp. Heb dict 22. ISBN 1-56563-777-1. . Is the definition of BAALAH (or similar) in the book really "lady, mistress, owner (female), wife" ?

Background: Strong's Concordance is an old books with many web versions, which give usually "mistress, female owner. sorceress, necromancer (noun of relationship)". One previewable fresh edition (ISBN 1598563785) gives "mistress: -that has, a mistress", no wife. The citation was added at Baal later than the definition itself [4] and I will be surprised if in a biblical context, a term for wife is used that connotes symmetry with the husband. --trespassers william (talk) 23:48, 28 October 2014 (UTC)

@Danny lost: "The exhaustive concordance of the Bible" Published 1890 by Hunt & Eaton, Cranston & Curts in New York, Cincinnati . p22  NQ  talk 07:15, 29 October 2014 (UTC)
Thanks. That shows what's in the 1st edition, but since there are variations I ask about the specific edition cited in the article. trespassers william (talk) 18:19, 29 October 2014 (UTC)
Does that master/mistress, lord/lady masculine/feminine form really seem strange? It's a pretty standard linguistic feature. In any case, as you point out the content predates the citation, so I'd just change the citation to use a freely available source instead of the 1990 edition. LeadSongDog come howl! 01:39, 31 October 2014 (UTC)


--Երևանցի talk 05:49, 29 October 2014 (UTC)

@Yerevantsi: Sent via email.  NQ  talk 07:59, 29 October 2014 (UTC)
@NQ: I haven't received anything. Please resend to --Երևանցի talk 01:06, 31 October 2014 (UTC)

Medical Magic and the Church in Thirteenth-Century England[edit]

I am in need of this for an article I am working on, specifically the pages dealing with William of Rennes. The paper is available on Oxford journels the DOI is 10.1093/shm/hkq110. Hopefully someone can help me out. Ping me if you can, thanks. User:Darkness Shines/William of Rennes --Darkness Shines (talk) 20:34, 29 October 2014 (UTC)

@Darkness Shines: Sent via email.  NQ  talk 08:25, 30 October 2014 (UTC)
Thank you so very very much. Darkness Shines (talk) 17:06, 30 October 2014 (UTC)

Dodo papers[edit]


For dodo and Rodrigues solitaire. Thanks. --FunkMonk (talk) 21:20, 29 October 2014 (UTC)

@FunkMonk: All three sent by mail. Regards,  NQ  talk 08:20, 30 October 2014 (UTC)
Thanks, got them! FunkMonk (talk) 08:35, 30 October 2014 (UTC)