Most everyone is getting the hang of formatting these ads. Yeay! Now for your advanced course in ad writing. Titles. Big splashy titles that scream, "Buy Me!" Place the title on a separate line and separate it with an empty space before the ad text. Why? Ask the ASCII gods.
Also, please remember, no all caps. WRITING LIKE THIS IS RUDE in interspace. I'll drop the offending text into lower case so fast that your third grade teacher will have a heart attack.
Ok, here goes. I've probably forgotten something, so I'll nag you about it next week. Happy shopping.
Also free! dc.movie: Short movie reviews and movie discussion. To subscribe, send an email message to email@example.com and note the name of the newsletter in the subject line or body of the text.
School's open! If you're searching for edsoft titles for your kids at home or at school, contact Cap City's KidTECH Lady for a free personalized list of software programs that are suited to your needs and, specifically, end-users. Price-points are exceptionally low for 200+ >> 3.5 floppy programs and hybrid CD-ROMs that have relocated with me, from California to NYC to DC in what feels like 'nanoseconds!
Barbara A. Gollon -=Electronic Learning Consultant, Educator, Publisher KidTec2@aol.com firstname.lastname@example.org
Futton Mattress for Sale. Full size. Good condition. $50, but willing to bargain. Call Tracy at (202) 637-0548 or tm2@DC3.HHLAW.COM
Sliding Glass Doors
I am looking for exterior sliding glass doors to liven up a blank wall of an old garage; old doors are fine. Cheap is the idea.
Linda Wheeler Wheelerl@washpost.com
FOR SALE Precor exercise bike. Barely used. Excellent condition. $100 or best offer. Call Isaac Green, 202/966-7296.
Moving sale: #1 navy blue wing chair/recliner. This is not your average Lazy- Boy type chair as it looks like a classic wing chair yet it reclines! It is in perfect condition (purchased new this past spring.) $330 O.B.O. #2 med. size kitchen table and chair set $150 O.B.O. #3 Women's "Fuji Thrill" mountain bike $175.
Elizabeth Clark email@example.com
Ballroom for French Barter
Accomplished ballroom dancing instructor and competitor seeks to barter ballroom dancing lessons for French lessons. (I'm placing this ad for a friend to whom I will forward all responses.)
Jenna Norwood firstname.lastname@example.org
SHARE CHILD CARE: Share our nanny 1-3 days/wk. Good option for parents who work part-time or at-home, or for stay-at-home mom needing time off.
Sarah Eilers email@example.com
Dupont Circle Junior one-bedroom apartment available for rent beginning October 1-15, 1996. Doorman/security desk, POOL on the roof (big enough to swim laps), a/c, dishwasher, lots of light, good closets, built-in shelving, wood floors, laundry in building, close to metro. Rent is $850 with utilities included. Open house Sunday 9/22 from 10-11:30 a.m. at 1330 New Hampshire Ave, N.W., Apt. 812. Or call (212)756-2113.
Martha Hausman MaHausman@jtsa.edu
I would like to let subscribers know about the Washington Jewish Healing Network, of which I am one of the Coordinators. In particular, I would like to invite people to join one of the three programs that are coming up in October:
1. A six-week group for Jewish women and men living with serious illness, beginning Monday, October 21st, to explore Jewish theological, spiritual, psychological and personal issues concerning illness and healing, drawing from both Jewish tradition and their own life experiences. Contribution requested. To be held in NW D.C. Led by psychologist & rabbi.
2. A six-week course in Sources of Jewish Spiritual Renewal -- Selected Biblical, Hasidic and Mystical Texts. $40 tuition. Led by rabbi. Held in NW D.C. Also starting October 21st.
3. A community-wide healing service, October 1st, to be held in Northern Virginia (this bi-monthly event rotates around the metropolitan area).
Carol Hausman, Ph.D. firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Sale: Cashmire navy blue overcoat, mint condition, size 38, $100 (202) Call Fred @ 244-8598.
Frederick Davidson Fdavidso@bxa.doc.gov
Immediate position available to administer finances, membership directory database, distribute quarterly newsletter of a nonprofit association. Average 25 hours/month, $15/hour. Work at home mostly.
Paul Penniman email@example.com
For rent: one bedroom sunny apartment in Cleveland Park, near metro, parking, a/c, cable, w/d, pets ok, $925./month unfurnished; $975 furnished. Available Oct. 15/Nov 1st.
Alan Levine ALANL@OSPAFE.SSW.DHHS.GOV
Commercial Garland stove, gas, 6 burner, lg. oven, xcellent condition. $1500 or best offer. 202-383-6934 (day) 202-362-6265 (eve.) GREAT BUY!!!
Do You Know Your House History? You should! Let me research the owners, designers, architects, and builders associated with your historic house in DC. Its great for conversation, as a marketing tool for sellers, or provides a perfect gift for that someone who has everything. Photos, maps, and written research presented at reasonable prices by a professional historic preservationist. Contact Paul at Kelsey and Associates for more information at (202) 462-6251 or PKelseyW@aol.com.
we have three full time openings for junior programmers in our crystal city office located in arlington virginia. these are entry level positions and cpi will provide on the job training.
required education and experience: - b.s. or b.a. degree in computer science or liberal arts (equivalent job experience. required skills: sql and database design (for database position) - 4gl (vision or oracle a plus) - experience with unix operating systems (sys v or solaris) - c or c++ programming experience a plus - knowledge of shell scripts, perl, sed, awk a plus - html or java for programming position - self starter
job description: provide programming support for various 4 gl applications, convert accell/unify applications to unify vision/oracle, document program changes and assist with trouble shooting. us citizenship required. fax: (703) 553-4802 attn: kevin meek or e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
footlights: a modern drama discussion group
Come join us to discuss plays from the modern theater! Footlights meets every month at a metro-area restaurant to have dinner & discuss a modern play, from Ibsen to Albee. Sometimes a local director or actor joins our discussion; often we attend the play we're discussing & stay afterwards for a 2d discussion, this time with the director & cast. Join our listserv by sending the message "join theatre" (without the quotation marks) to email@example.com. We will be meeting Monday, October 21 & Tuesday November 19.
David Sobelsohn firstname.lastname@example.org
Home PC Computer Assistance. I'll help you choose and buy the best model for the lowest price, get your computer up and running, teach you the ins and outs of Windows 95 and applications, show you how to maintain your system, build special applications for you, and get you up and running on the internet. $60/hour. 202.244.4163.
Jeffrey Itell Story@intr.net
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