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From: "AWilton" <>
Subject: Re: [NS-CB-L] OFF TOPIC
Date: Mon, 5 May 2003 11:40:20 -0400
References: <3EB67C81.4C198460@ns.sympatico.ca> <063b01c31317$ab0edf40$19481bac@taz>


Hi,

I also received the same spam.... and have now blocked anything coming from
that source....I'm sure everyone's e-mail has the block function.....
Agnes
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jennifer Witham" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, May 05, 2003 11:04 AM
Subject: Re: [NS-CB-L] OFF TOPIC


> I got the same thing - my advice is NOT to do as they say and reply - it
is
> a well-known technique to harvest legitimate addresses. If you do find
> yourself actually subscribed, find out who is hosting and get in touch to
> get yourself off the list.
>
> Jennifer
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "joseph macdonald" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Monday, May 05, 2003 11:00 AM
> Subject: [NS-CB-L] OFF TOPIC
>
>
> > Dear List members:
> >
> > I received this request this morning for verification. This is NOT
> > something that I have tried to subscribe to. Nor do I want to. So the
> > only thing that strikes me is that someone else has "tried to subscribe"
> > for me. This is something I would not do myself for anyone. I would take
> > the time to inform them about a site and let them do their own
> > subscribing.
> >
> > As far as I am concerned there is enough SPAM sent from advertisers to
> > people, without individuals helping them out.
> > Thankyou
> > Juanita
> > Verification Request
> > Date: Mon, 05 May 03 09:32:06 -0500
> > From:
> > To: <>
> > Dear
> >
> > Someone, perhaps you or an acquaintance, has requested to subscribe
> > to
> > the AncestorStuff.com Weekly Newsletter mailing list. It is our
> > practice to verify all such
> > requests before adding an address to our mailing list.
> >
> > AncestorStuff.com is an online book and CD store listing over 30,000
> > genealogy publications, many
> > at discount prices. There is no charge for our newsletter, which
> > highlights new additions to our
> > listings, and offers discounts up to 50% or more on selected
> > publications.
> >
> > If you DO wish to subscribe, simply press the REPLY button in your
> > E-mail program, and then press
> > SEND. Do not change the subject line. All addresses are considered
> > confidential and are not
> > shared with other parties under any circumstances. Each issue of the
> > Newsletter includes
> > instructions for removing your address from the list.
> >
> > If you DO NOT wish to subscribe, you need do nothing at all. Those not
> > responding will not be
> > added to our mailing list.
> >
> > Thank you for your time and attention.
> >
> >
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> > Janice Fralic Brown, is at
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> >
> >
>
>
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