I am the person who video taped :)
I attend 2 of his talks, if it is ok with Kevin, I would be happy to send you a copy.
The second one has more than the back of a person's head and the 1st one you can hear all of what is said :)
From: Mark Twain Forum [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Kevin Mac Donnell
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 9:52 PM
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Subject: Re: A date to remember
I didn't save the PP images since they reproduced what was in the MTJ article, plus a few odds and ends.
I doubt I'll do it again since I have something else planned for the next Elmira Conference.
You might post a question to the forum asking if anyone videotaped it. One person did, and sent me a copy, but it was mostly the back of somebody's head and some audio that I could not make out. But there could be others.
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From: "Rick Talbot" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Sunday, August 21, 2011 2:21 PM
Subject: Re: A date to remember
> Kevin, (Fire Commissioner),
> I missed your presentation on Stormfield and have come to regret it more
> each year. I had to choose between you and two other simultaneously given
> presentations. My choice was the regrettable toss of a coin. Is there any
> way on God's green earth that I might "see" this presentation? A power
> program perhaps?
> Write back to me at the Forum or at home [log in to unmask] with an
> answer. Failing all of the foregoing, is there a chance that you might
> present it again in 2013 at Elmira?
> Be well my friend, say hi to Donna, and have a Dr. Pepper on me.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Twain Forum [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of
> Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2011 5:21 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: A date to remember
> Thanks for that, Kevin. I figured you might reply. When I wrote my=20
> original note, I was thinking of your terrific presentation on Stormfield=
> at Elmira and recalled your discussion of Clara's rooms.
> Not much mystery about the room in which Mark Twain himself was born. The=
> recent Hannibal conference included a visit to the Mark Twain
> Museum in Florida, where the house in which he was born is preserved.
> could actually touch the outside of the house and stick our heads in
> through the windows and doorways. The two-room house is so small,
> reaching in through the windows on opposite sides could practically shake=
> hands. Incidentally, we also visited the original site of the house.
> much to see there now, but it was exciting merely to be at the site. (Mar=
> Twain warn't kidding when he described Florida as "nearly invisible."=20
> According to Henry, the town's present population is zero. Anyone born=20=
> there now would increase the population by a a great deal more than 1=20
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