[futurebasic] Re: [FB] [X-FB] Adjusting time

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From: Jim Henson <vegasswede@...>
Date: Thu, 26 Aug 1999 20:07:45 -0700
>Benjamin Franklin suggested Daylight Savings TIme as a joke, and was amazed
>when his colleagues like the idea.

It is true .. He DID propose Daylight Savings Time .. But with All 
sincerity

It was an "Iffy Thing" and the general consensus was .. It Won't Work

Daylight Savings Time was first adopted in the United States during World 
War I to conserve energy



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