Hey Jim, kewl! Thanks for the link.
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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] RIP a once-great recording venue
You're mistaken Tom, and Cheer up guys - you too can own a piece of Cass Tech!
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On Mar 30, 2012, at 3:52 PM, Tom Fine wrote:
> What's amazing to me is that no attempt was made to salvage and sell off furnishing, fixtures, etc
> at schools and municipal buildings. The city has been in dire financial straits for years, same is
> true for the state (which also has a high tax rate). You'd think someone would want to make
> whatever money could be made from vacant buildings, give the taxpayers a little bit of a break.
> Also, it's selfish and irresponsible to just abandon educational materials that can be salvaged
> and re-used. There are places even poorer than Detroit, in the U.S. and around the world. Those
> books and supplies are needed. To a frugal person, the whole situation is offensive.
> -- Tom Fine
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Richard L. Hess" <[log in to unmask]>
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> Sent: Friday, March 30, 2012 3:22 PM
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] RIP a once-great recording venue
>> I just spent an hour looking at http://detroiturbex.com/ which has a feature on Cass Tech.
>> Hundreds of equally sad stories.
>> It was very sad driving through Detroit about a year ago.
>> On 2012-03-30 2:19 PM, bARC wrote:
>>> My wife, raised in Detroit, attended Interlochen + U o fM, on seeing photos of Cass Tech :
>>> "Geez…sickening. Cass Tech was the Styvesent HS of Detroit..the best of the best, especially
>>> for music. Lot’s of UM scholarship kids from there, probably the biggest lot of any school in
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