User talk:Robert the Devil

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Welcome[edit]

Welcome!

Hello, Robert the Devil, and welcome to Wikipedia! Thank you for your contributions. I hope you like the place and decide to stay. Here are some pages that you might find helpful:

I hope you enjoy editing here and being a Wikipedian! Please sign your messages on discussion pages using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically insert your username and the date. If you need help, check out Wikipedia:Questions, ask me on my talk page, or ask your question on this page and then place {{help me}} before the question. Again, welcome! Drmies (talk) 15:48, 16 August 2011 (UTC)

William Milward (actor)[edit]

Your best starting point is likely to be A biographical dictionary of actors, actresses, musicians, dancers, managers and other stage personnel in London, 1660-1800, Volume 10. ISBN 9780809311309. See Help:Sandbox for more on where to put the new article while you're working on it (and apologies for stumbling into it by accident). Good luck. --Old Moonraker (talk) 17:44, 2 September 2011 (UTC)

As requested. Let me know if it doesn't work. --Old Moonraker (talk) 16:50, 3 September 2011 (UTC)

Page 260 is not available because this is a preview. That page has much of the information about Milward that I need. Do you know any way of finding a Wikipedian who has a complete copy of this book? Robert 15:05, 6 September 2011 (UTC)

Pity. There are just over three pages with, as you say, most of what you would need. --Old Moonraker (talk) 16:15, 6 September 2011 (UTC)
I've just checked the Google Book Search page again: there's a blue link at the top left of the page 260 preview, which gives the whole article. --Old Moonraker (talk) 06:23, 7 September 2011 (UTC)
A reply to this question has been posted at WP:RX. JanetteDoe (talk) 19:14, 17 October 2011 (UTC)

In response to your feedback[edit]

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Harkey (talk) 15:49, 12 March 2012 (UTC)

 

Control of your account[edit]

Hello, please make sure that you have control of your account at all times. This edit does not seem to be in keeping with your regular editing style. Graham87 15:44, 29 September 2012 (UTC)

Your submission at Articles for creation[edit]

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Thanks for creating The Importance of Brevity, Robert the Devil!

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The Importance of Brevity[edit]

Hi. I have moved your guidance essay The Importance of Brevity to the project space at Wikipedia:The Importance of Brevity per Wikipedia:Wikipedia essays. Regards,  GILO   A&E 01:44, 31 March 2013 (UTC)

Quite correct; that was my mistake. Robert (talk) 01:51, 31 March 2013 (UTC)

Speedy deletion nomination of Wikipedia:Articles for creation/Crunchball 3000[edit]

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qualifies for WP:CSD#G13

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Your article submission Miss BumBum Brasil[edit]

Hello Robert the Devil. It has been over six months since you last edited your article submission, entitled Miss BumBum Brasil.

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Thanks for your submission to Wikipedia, and happy editing. HasteurBot (talk) 17:00, 22 November 2013 (UTC)

January 2014[edit]

Information icon Hello, I'm SummerPhD. I noticed that you made a change to an article, The Sneetches and Other Stories, but you didn't provide a reliable source. It's been removed for now, but if you'd like to include a citation and re-add it, please do so! If you need guidance on referencing, please see the referencing for beginners tutorial, or if you think I made a mistake, you can leave me a message on my talk page. Thank you. SummerPhD (talk) 23:19, 7 January 2014 (UTC)

Help readers to find your articles[edit]

Hallo, If you create an article like The Last Command (short story), don't forget that you need to make it possible for a reader to find it. In this case it needed an entry on the disambiguation page at The Last Command (which I've now added); sometimes it needs a "hatnote" on an article, if there isnt a disambiguation page; sometimes it's a matter of creating the disambiguation page. PamD 10:19, 24 February 2014 (UTC)

On brevity[edit]

I noticed your essay mentioned above: you might be interested in User:Tony1/Redundancy exercises: removing fluff from your writing. PamD 10:24, 24 February 2014 (UTC)