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Microsoft Visual TrueType Tool
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RETURN TO: Microsoft Corporation, Attn: Simon Daniels, Microsoft Typography Group, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-6399
OR FAX TO: Microsoft Corporation, Attn: Simon Daniels, Microsoft Typography, 425 936 7329
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Last updated 29 August 2000.
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