Thank you, Mr. Chairman, for that very fine introduction - Ladies and Gentlemen, Society Members, and Guests.... Have you heard that first liner before? Well, I hope so because we're here to relate to a degree of accepted and documented consistency - standardization.
R. J. Zavada,
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