Robert Reeves (rreeves@connecti.com)
Fri, 16 Aug 1996 18:05:46 -0500

OK guys (and gals too),

Both Paul maley and Leo Barhorst thumped me on this so I'll get to it quick.
Obviously I am not 150 years old.  And those crafty Russians did not get a
Sputnik up before the Civil War.  Clearly I can not spell and obviously I
can't type either!  That should have been 1958...

But then again, I can counter that didn't you all read the mid-1800's
fictional story titled "The Brick Moon"?  Discusses placing a man-made
satellite in orbit back in the 1800's.  Jules Verne wasn't the only one with

And Leigh, if your child was born on August 23, 1960, astrologically I guess
the birth was under the sign of ECHO 1.

Robert Reeves                rreeves@connecti.com
520 Rittiman Rd.             210-828-9036
San Antonio, Texas  78209