Would like to know more about how you make the family
tree for iris.
I can only say that with respect to"Welcome Aboard", the the
descriptions listed below accurately reflect the information
1999 and 1989 Checklists. I did not compare the rest of
So there was no typing mistake in the
irisregister information (in this
case at any rate). The '99
Checklist information in irisregister was
compiled from the
original electronic version of the Checklist itself
to say, the file that was sent to the printer). The '89
Checklist and prior were scanned and converted and have a few
with special characters (" in particular and
That is not to say that Ben did not make a mistake
when he sent in the
registration information, but to have made
the same mistake in so many
registrations spread over such a
long time is not particularly
believable. Nor do I believe
that the Registrar at the various times
would have made such a
To my knowledge, Ben was a very careful
record keeper. That he, early
on, confused Welcome Aboard with
Welcome Reward is possible, anything
is) but in my mind
I will ask the Registrar, but doubt we will get
any further information,
On Nov 22, 2006, at
12:42 AM, loic tasquier wrote:
> I Think there's sth to
> As i was making the tree
ofÂ WIND OF CHANGEÂ i thought sth was wrong:
look at the picture of WELCOME REWARD,Â it CANNOT BEÂ
> When you compare with it's sibling
4657 NEPTUNE'S COATÂ you understand
> there must have
been a swap in the spellingÂ between WELCOME ABOARD and
> WELCOME REWARD
> Especially if you consider
that Hager had already used WELCOME ABOARD
> sibÂ in
AUTUMN CLOUD and BLUE ANEW
> AUTUMN CLOUDS
(Ben Hager, R. 1990). Sdlg. RE4384BlWh. TB 45" (114 cm) M & RE
> "Lightly ruffled pale blue,
fading to blue white; beards blue white.
(White Elephant sib x Avalon Bay) X Welcome Aboard sib.
> BLUE ANEW
> (Ben Hager, R.
1990). Sdlg. RE4384RndBl. TB 32" (81 cm) M & RE
> Medium blue; beards blue white.
T3532LtBl: (White Elephant sib x
> Avalon Bay) X Welcome
Aboard sib. Melrose 1990.
> (Ben Hager, R. 1989). Sdlg. T4657RfLtBl. TB 36" (91
> Ruffled clear light true blue; white beard.
T3532LtBl: (White Elephant
> blue sib x Avalon Bay) X
Welcome Aboard. Roris Gardens 1992.
> WINDS OF
> (Ben Hager, R. 1992). Sdlg. RE4657LtBl. TB 36" (91
cm) M & RE.
> "Fluted and ruffled light sky blue; beards
white, tipped yellow in
> throat. T3532LtBl: ((Geometrics
sib x Ice Sculpture) x Avalon Bay) X
> Welcome Reward.
Melrose 1993. HM 1997"
> I know it's not very important, and
it won't change the face of the
> earth, but it's worth to
pass the information to John Jones who
> himself can pass
it to the person who can correct the data base..
> I think
the AIS Register is a FANTASTIC tool, i've been studying on it
> for 2 years now and the amount of knowledge you gradually
> I feel it's my duty to add
my small contribution to make it better.
> Hope i'm not the
only one who feels that way!
Loic TASQUIERÂ Â Â Â zone 6 -
> Â Email : firstname.lastname@example.org