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03-12-2006, 02:05 AM
Got this via email and thought I would pass it on...

From: reynoldsdescendant@netzero.net


My name is Danielle Costa and I am a member of the grassroots organization
formed in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to educate people and prevent a proposed
casino from being built on or near the Gettysburg National Military Park.

Being a descendant of Major General John Fulton Reynolds and kin to President
Dwight D Eisenhower, I feel an obligation to the memories of these two fine men,
to uphold the sanctity of this hallowed ground.

I am writing to ask for your help in preventing this casino from being built in
Gettysburg. NCG can not carry the load by itself. We need the support and the
voices of all who love Gettysburg and wish to preserve and protect the

Please take the time to write to the PA Gaming Control Board....

PO Box 69060
Harrisburg, PA 17106-9060

Write our legislators. Write our local newspapers.

All of this info can be found at www.nocasinogettysburg.com.

A hearing will be hosted by the Board on April 5 at Gettysburg College to hear
the statements of citizens for and against this proposal. We need to show
overwhelming support against this idea and we're calling upon you. Written
statements from those unable to attend this meeting are being accepted by the

Attached to this email, I've sent a copy of a flyer to you containing info about
an event on April 28-30, 2006. On April 29, we'll be marching to the Capitol in
Harrisburg, PA to deliver petitions signed by thousands of people saying NO to
this casino. We would appreciate your attendance at this event.

Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns you have. We look
forward to hearing from you and hope to have your support on this issue.

Thank you.

Sincerely yours,

Danielle Costa