[CQ-Contest] Quote of the day (ARRL Web Extra)
k0hb at arrl.org
Wed Oct 13 14:20:16 EDT 1999
Pete Smith wrote:
> "The January 15 implementation date means the new West Central Florida
> Section will not be a factor in any ARRL-sponsored contests until 2000.
> The nine Southern Florida counties involved voted overwhelmingly in favor
> of creating the new ARRL section, which will be number 71. Ballots counted
> September 15 at ARRL
> Headquarters showed 920 ARRL members in the proposed new section favored
> the idea, while just 86 were opposed. "
> What a hoot! I hope they counted votes better than they did sections!
I just counted the sections...... twice....... I count 70 existing,
plus this new one would be 71.
How many do you count?
73, Hans, K0HB
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