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Rootsweb tries--and is usually successful--to block spam from reaching the
mailing lists. As the list owner, I receive a message every time spam is
blocked and it's amazing at how many spam messages are sent. Most of the
messages are pornographic in nature. Before the block was put on, spammers
managed to knock out the server, causing inconvenience and damage to the
computers which was costly both in time and money. The recent recipe spam
offered a link to an anti-spam bill, however, the last segment on the url
is bad. How convenient that our spammer sent the url incorrectly. If you
remove the last segment of the url, s771index.html, you will receive the
A statement from Senator Frank Murkowski
If you have been directed to this page, you have probably received spam
from an Internet marketer. I was the author of anti-spam legislation in the
105th Congress since I believe that spam is a burden upon citizens who use
the Internet. Although my bill passed the Senate, the House of
Representatives took a different view of the issue by merely recommending
self-regulation. Ultimately no legislation was adopted into law. I will
shortly be re-introducing similar anti-spam legislation in the 106th
If the spam you received contains illegal and/or offensive material, I
encourage you to forward the spam to the Federal Trade Commission at
uce(a)ftc.gov. The FTC is beginning to take legal action against these
abusers of the Internet and is seeking examples of spam to initiate its
investigations and prosecutions.
Spam is a burden that needs to end. I look forward to seeing the day that
Senator Frank Murkowski
Roxanne L Barth UW-Madison mailto:email@example.com
County coordinator for the following GenWeb Iowa counties:
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iaallama/ Allamakee County IAGenWeb Project
http://www.rootsweb.com/~iaclayto/ Clayton County IAGenWeb Project
There also is a Liberty twp. in Dubuque Co... best check out the rootsweb
page for Dubuque County, maybe they can help you.
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I have lived in Clayton County all my life and done considerable research
and not run into either one.
>Does Clayton County have a Liberty Township? I have a copy of a portion
>census for Liberty Township (Post Office of Pin Oak), which I believed
>in Clayton County; however I see no reference to Liberty Township in the
>Clayton County Web pages. If it is not in Clayton county, how would I go
>about finding out which county it is in??
>Pat Byrne Thurmes
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Does Clayton County have a Liberty Township? I have a copy of a portion of
census for Liberty Township (Post Office of Pin Oak), which I believed to be
in Clayton County; however I see no reference to Liberty Township in the
Clayton County Web pages. If it is not in Clayton county, how would I go
about finding out which county it is in??
Pat Byrne Thurmes