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Historical oddments

An altercation with the S.W.C.C.

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It appears that in March 1974 two imposters took O.U.C.C.'s noble name in vain to get permits and keys for D.Y.O.

Unfortunately they needed rescuing...

Nick Coghlan's reply is, I regret to say, so far missing, but the first (upper 3 sheets) and second (lower page) letters from S.W.C.C  give a good idea of the shenanigans.

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