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Something everyone can do

Received this e-maill and thought this would be a good way to reach people.

> >> Subject:    Breast Cancer
> >We need those of you who are great at forwarding on info with your email
> >network.  Please read and pass on.
> >
> >> Peace and good health.
> >>
> >> It would be wonderful if 2000 were the year a cure for breast cancer was
> >> found!!!!
> >> This is one note I'll gladly pass on.  The notion that we could raise $16
> >> million by buying a book of stamps is powerful!
> >>
> >> As you may be aware, the US Postal Service recently released its new
> "Fund
> >> the Cure" stamp to help fund breast cancer research.  The stamp was
> >> designed by Ethel Kessler of Bethesda, Maryland.  It is important that we
> >> take a stand against this disease that kills and maims so many of our
> >> mothers, sisters, friends. Instead of the normal $.33 for a stamp, this
> >> one costs $.40.  The  additional $.07 will go to breast cancer research.
> >> A  "normal" book costs $6.60.  This one is only $8.00. It takes a few
> >> minutes in line at the Post Office and means so much.  If all stamps are
> >> sold, it  will raise an additional $16,000,000 for this vital research.
> >> Just as important as the money is our support.  What a statement it would
> >> make if the stamp out-sold the lottery this week.  What a statement it
> >> would make that we care.
> >>
> >I urge each of you to do two things TODAY:
> >>  1.   Go out and purchase some of these stamps.
> >>  2.   E-mail your friends to do the same.
> >> Many of us know women and their families whose lives are turned
> >> upside-down by breast cancer.  It takes so little to do so much in this
> >> drive.
> >> Please help!  Thank YOU.
> >>
> >
> >

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