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>Esperanto was the earliest language constructed to be an
>international auxiliary language. With such a pedigree, how could
>this not be included. However, its validity as an auxlang has
>increasingly be questioned.

Definitely false statement of fact! Esperanto was not the earliest
wasn't even close... of the constructed languages for international
use there were many many, incredibly many, years, decades even
centuries before Esperanto came on the scene. Volapuk was an
earlier quite successful in it's day auxlang. Why it's validity
as an auxlang should be questioned? I dunno... but I do know that
there are newer auxlang projects that have come on the scene
that showed a strong following, Ido of course, Latino sine Flexione
Interlingue Occidental and Novial, and Interlingua de IALA, etc.

So could you please change the paragraph on Esperanto?
Otherwise youre doing great! I'm really excited to get one of
the shirts when they come out and I applaud heartily all the
work you've put in! Kudos, kudos!

Since
Jay B.



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----- Original Message -----
From: Paul Bennett <[log in to unmask]>
To: Multiple recipients of list CONLANG <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, November 01, 1999 7:33 AM
Subject: Fonts: Re: Conlang T-Shirt


>Me>>>>>>
>I have a ttf for tlhIngan, which I can send under seperate cover, if you
like,
>if we're settled on using it.
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>Fabian, (and others), you may be interested in:
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>http://geocities.com/TimesSquare/Alley/1557/fonts1.htm
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>I want to (and therefore will) own every font on this site (some, I already
do).
>Of particular note is the presence of the proper tlhIngan font I mentioned
>earlier (Klingon TNG).  I have keymapping info for that font somewhere, if
you
>don't already have it.  There's the TOS Klingon font as well (though these
>appear to be highly stylised roman letters, IMO) and most of the other
"major"
>trek langs.
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