[CQ-Contest] Your thoughts on this one
k1my at msn.com
Sun Dec 1 08:37:48 EST 2002
I would decline to send the info.
73, Bruce K1MY
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Sent: Saturday, November 30, 2002 8:18 PM
Subject: [CQ-Contest] Your thoughts on this one
> I received the following email today. What would you guys do?......Names
> calls changed to protect the innocent.
> Subj: Phone Sweepstakes
> Date: 11/30/02 8:27:30 PM Greenwich Standard Time
> We need your help.
> During the recent ARRL Phone Sweepstakes you made contact with the
> XYZ Radio Club, Jr located near Anytown.
> XYZ is an amateur radio club just for kids and we had the
> pleasure of making a contact with you using our club call: W1XYZ We
> had six kids ranging in age from 7 through 14 yrs old participating in
> the contest. The kids made most of the contacts and did most of the
> logging until they crashed around 0300 local. They picked back up
> around 0700.
> Unfortunately, due to youthful handwriting, a cranky laptop and old
> technology, we lost several entries from the contest. We have recovered
> most of the "lost" information but a few still need a few holes filled.
> In most cases the only thing we're missing are the serial numbers from
> the exchange.
> Can you confirm our contact and the serial number you provided to us?
> Thanks much.
> This was the first real contest for XYZ and the kids set some
> challenging goals for themselves: WAS and a clean sweep. They just
> missed both because they never heard Nevada.
> Hope to work you next year.
> 73 de W1XYZ
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