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Carpe Diem

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Clive Report 9 Jan 2005 02:32

This is the inscription in a book presented to Miss Nellie Tabberer on the 24th March 1901, her 21st birthday, by Geo . E. Jones. My educated daughter tells me it translates as seize the moment. I would love to know if she did, If anyone knows of a descendant I could pass on the book. Clive Evans