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    Re: How Globes were Made in the 1950s
    From: Robert Eno
    Date: 2016 Nov 19, 12:51 -0700

    Reminds me of an old quip from the late 1960s in which an American humour magazine was poking fun at Canada and our apparent quirks:

     

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    Why is Canada always coloured red on globes?

     

    From embarrassment.

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    From: NavList@fer3.com [mailto:NavList@fer3.com] On Behalf Of Francis Upchurch
    Sent: November-18-16 11:14 PM
    To: enoid{at}northwestel.net
    Subject: [NavList] Re: How Globes were Made in the 1950s

     

    How the world has changed during my lifetime! ( for the better, no doubt). Notice that much of the world was still painted red then,(Including India, so presumably a pre-independance globe). Wonder what it will look like in 50 years time? We live in interesting and changing times!

    Francis

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