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|  Two more . . . |                                  |  Ron Watson  (6955)  |

             nother branch meeting, and      with the use of a key. Unfortunately a key
             another surprising collection of   was not available on the day, but I did
       Aitems to look at.                    purchase one at the Surrey & Sussex Print
         We were shown a collection of quoins   ’n’ Paper event at Merstham, so we will see
       in a display case, but the most interesting   the operation of this quoin another time.
       by far were the miniature Cornerstone
       quoins. These are approximately 15 mm
       square and consist of two fl at metal pads
       with an adjusting screw in the middle
       which expands the quoin as rotated. There
       was another version of these with only one
       metal pad.
         Also on show was a long quoin,
       approximately 5 ins long, which expanded

                           Membership Secretary                  B R I T I S H  ‡  P R I N T I N G  ‡  S O C I E T Y

                  B R I T I S H  ‡  P R I N T I N G  ‡  S O C I E T Y
           The current Membership Secretary has decided to relinquish the
                       position as from the end of August 2017.

            Is another member willing to take on this important job?

            The database is contained on a laptop computer, which will be
                    passed on to the new recipient of the position.

                  Please apply to the Secretary as soon as possible:
               Peter Salisbury, 4 Doran Drive, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 6AX.

             Other contact details are shown inside the front cover of this

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