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Subject: Re: [Q-R] genealogist "mess"
Date: Thu, 12 Jun 2003 17:19:04 -0400
A SHREDDER? Oh, I couldn't have one of those-
I might get confused and put the kids or the dog, or
maybe even my husband in there!
[Hope you know I'm only kidding]
On Thu, 12 Jun 2003 11:25:47 -0400 writes:
> I too think all those messages are funny in regards to keeping your
> materials neat and orderly and piled high..teehee
> I have one thing that I do that helps me.. (my computer/desk
> is at the bottom of my stairs..so you CANT keep all kinds of
> materials allover the place..since my bathroom is upstairs need to
> get by....) however the steps come in very handy to
> put papers in order and especially when you need to refer to
> something at that moment. However, I have a binder and three hole
> punch right on the desk and every tidbit, piece of scrap,
> written or printed out goes into a black binder. This binder gets
> a run through every week or other week and I just throw out what I
> finally dont need.
> However, all my "good materials" go in to one of 4 wide binders and
> of course its in a orderly fashion. But they are currently placed
> into carry bags and placed on the front porch..(closed in porch) At
> the moment there are three bags of binders.. I am in the process of
> getting more binders.. ..
> PS the shredder is next to me too which is very handy too...
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