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                                September 14, 1977


AIRMAIL

Professor J.B. Jones
Geology Department
University of Adelaide
G.P.O. Box 498
Adelaide, S. Australia 5001

Dear John,

     Thank you for your letter of September 8. I am glad to learn that Mr. Fitzgerald is preparing a comprehensive description of the Muckera meteorite, and I understand your reluctance to release material until his research is completed. However, we certainly would like to have this meteorite represented in our collection, and welcome your suggestion of an eventual exchange.

     With best regards.
                                 Sincerely yours,

                                 Brian Mason
                                 Curator
                                 Department of Mineral Sciences
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