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    Re: The Bygrave
    From: Tom Sult
    Date: 2009 Jul 02, 08:43 -0500

    I wonder if the riding accident occured due to poor eye site from
    looking at the sun for so many years ;-)
    Thomas A. Sult, MD
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    On Jul 2, 2009, at 5:48 AM, frankreed@HistoricalAtlas.com wrote:
    > Gary Lapook asked:
    > "BTW, does anybody know what ever became of Captain Bygrave after he
    > invented the slide rule?"
    > Apparently, he worked for the rest of his life in the R.A.E.
    > devising various analog computers for navigation and also military
    > functions like bombing. He was killed in a "riding accident" in 1936.
    > -FER
    > >
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