Number 5.30:- Monday, 24. July 2OOO

FlashNews: Paris, Tuesday, 25. July:- A Concorde, chartered by a German tour operator for a flight to New York, crashed shortly after takeoff from Charles-de-Gaulle airport at 16:44 today. It was feared that all of the passengers and crew were killed. Four others were killed in a hotel near where the fully-tanked supersonic jet crashed, near Gonesse in the Val d'Oise. Witnesses said one of the aircraft's engines was on fire as it left the airport runway. Authorities declared a 'Plan Red' and Prime Minister Jospin was at the scene of the disaster.

Update: 'No Doctors, No Lawyers!' - Club 'News' on Thursday, 27. July - Not a New Club 'Rule' photo: morris, film, le coeur a l'ouvrage

Café Metropole - Two Tours In One Day - Is Your Real Utrillo Really Real?

Au Bistro - Texan Wins Tour for 2nd Time - Friday Roller Rando Banned

Scene - Paris In Deep Drowse - Not 'All Quiet' On the Seine Front

Non-Member Says 'Club News' Not Boring - News About Your 'Café Metropole Club'

How To Pronounce 'Dollar' In Canadian - Email from Jim Auman

This Week's Paris Posters I

This Week's Paris Posters II

Ric's Cartoon - 'You Promised!'

Mailbox - Don't send cards; send eMail!

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