PipeChat Digest #2796 - Saturday, April 6, 2002
 
Re: Death of the Queen Mother
  by "John Foss" <harfo32@hotmail.com>
Comedy today, IRC tonight
  by <Wurlibird1@aol.com>
Re: Death of the Queen Mother
  by "David Scribner" <david@blackiris.com>
(no subject)
  by "Gary Black" <gblack@ocslink.com>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Death of the Queen Mother From: "John Foss" <harfo32@hotmail.com> Date: Sat, 06 Apr 2002 00:38:39 +0000   Hey! Come on! The Abbey may be a bit on the stolid side but it ain't that bad! It depends who is at the console. I expect the service will include bagpipes - regret I will not be there. John Foss     >From: "Ross & Lynda Wards" <TheShieling@xtra.co.nz> >Reply-To: "PipeChat" <pipechat@pipechat.org> >To: "PipeChat" <pipechat@pipechat.org> >Subject: Re: Death of the Queen Mother >Date: Sat, 6 Apr 2002 09:41:17 +1200 > >Sorry, Bruce, but I heard the Westminster Abbey organ about 20 times on = my >trip to Britain and it is an absolute bore compared with many others. It >isn't a patch on the nearby TCLewis in Southwark Cathedral, for example. >Ross >-----Original Message----- >From: Bruce Miles <bruce@gbmuk.fsnet.co.uk> >To: PipeChat <pipechat@pipechat.org> >Date: Saturday, April 06, 2002 2:42 AM >Subject: Death of the Queen Mother > > > >The recent sad death of the Queen Mother at the age of 101 has prompted > >recollections of her many years, including the War years, in public = life. > >She unexpectedly became Queen in 1935, and ceased to be Queen when her > >husband King George VI died in 1953. In the nearly 50 years since then =   >she > >has remained active and in the public eye as the 'Mother Figure' for = the > >whole royal family. > > > >The Ceremonial Funeral will be at Westminster Abbey on Tuesday 9th = April >and > >will, I am sure, be a celebration of a long life well spent. After all, =   >101 > >is good innings. It will also be a great musical occasion with a feast =   >of > >ceremonial organ and choral music and a > >congregation of millions worldwide The organ is a 4 manual 109 stop >Harrison > >and Harrison in the top flight of English cathedral organs. Details at > = >http://lehuray2.csi.cam.ac.uk/cgi-bin/npo.dll?Rsearch?rec_index=3DN00646 > > > > > >Joke, as told by the Queen Mother. > > > >Royal Personage (herself) visiting retirement home to Elderly Resident = - > >RP. 'Do you know who I am ?' > >ER- 'No, dear, but if you ask at the desk, they'll tell you' > > > >Bruce Miles > > > > > > > > > >mail to:- bruce@gbmuk.fsnet.co.uk > >website:- http://www.gbmuk.fsnet.co.uk > > > > > > > >"Pipe Up and Be Heard!" > >PipeChat: A discussion List for pipe/digital organs & related topics > >HOMEPAGE : http://www.pipechat.org > >List: mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org > >Administration: mailto:admin@pipechat.org > >Subscribe/Unsubscribe: mailto:requests@pipechat.org > > > > > >"Pipe Up and Be Heard!" >PipeChat: A discussion List for pipe/digital organs & related topics >HOMEPAGE : http://www.pipechat.org >List: mailto:pipechat@pipechat.org >Administration: mailto:admin@pipechat.org >Subscribe/Unsubscribe: mailto:requests@pipechat.org >         _________________________________________________________________ Get your FREE download of MSN Explorer at = http://explorer.msn.com/intl.asp.    
(back) Subject: Comedy today, IRC tonight From: <Wurlibird1@aol.com> Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2002 19:39:43 EST   John Foss comments:   > I >seem to be able to arrange liasons with nubile virgins all over the = European >Continent, but of pipe organ enthusiasts not a sign. Am I too early or = have >I done something wrong ? <<   Sounds like you are doing a few things right, John. Will this be a = private harem or do you plan to share your new-found success methods with the = list? :)))   Happy chatting, Jim P    
(back) Subject: Re: Death of the Queen Mother From: "David Scribner" <david@blackiris.com> Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2002 20:34:16 -0600   >Anyone know if the funeral service et al will be broadcast or televised = in >the United States?   C-Span is broadcasting it beginning at 6Am (Eastern, I think) time although they do say that the starting time might be earlier.   BBC America for those that get it on cable is broadcasting it beginning at 5:30 Am Eastern time.   David  
(back) Subject: From: "Gary Black" <gblack@ocslink.com> Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2002 20:38:42 -0600   This is a multi-part message in MIME format.   ------=3D_NextPart_000_003C_01C1DCE1.DFCEAA20 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   HI folks i am almost there. How do I get on a channel, that is what =3D it is saying. Thanks. Gary   ------=3D_NextPart_000_003C_01C1DCE1.DFCEAA20 Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"iso-8859-1" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable   <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML><HEAD> <META http-equiv=3D3DContent-Type content=3D3D"text/html; =3D charset=3D3Diso-8859-1"> <META content=3D3D"MSHTML 6.00.2600.0" name=3D3DGENERATOR> <STYLE></STYLE> </HEAD> <BODY bgColor=3D3D#ffffff> <DIV><FONT face=3D3DArial size=3D3D2>HI folks&nbsp; i am almost = there.&nbsp; =3D How do I=3D20 get on a channel,&nbsp; that is what it is saying.&nbsp; = Thanks.&nbsp;=3D20 Gary</FONT></DIV></BODY></HTML>   ------=3D_NextPart_000_003C_01C1DCE1.DFCEAA20--