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Byline: RAY JOHNSON Ray Edward Johnson (1927-1995) The eccentric, enigmatic figure often credited as the founder of the New York Correspondance School and as a key influence in the formation of the Mail art movement.  


Money is in turmoil, Right across the world.

Can you find the bright side?

As each stage unfurls.

Life is getting better, The mortgage costing less.

Goods are getting cheaper, VAT we're paying less.

The banks throughout the universe Lent Lent [Old Eng. lencten,=spring], Latin Quadragesima (meaning 40; thus the 40 days of Lent). In Christianity, Lent is a time of penance, prayer, preparation for or recollection of baptism, and preparation for the celebration of Easter.  money willy nilly Wil´ly nil´ly

1. Whether I (he, she, they) want to or not. See Will I, nill I, etc., under 3d Will.

Now they all have realised That it was very silly.

Looking at the euro news, Britain is doing well, Compared to other countries, Theirs is a living hell.

The foreign-owned companies and utilities, Right across the board.

Where's the profits going to?

It's going all abroad.

This is a wake-up call For each and every nation.

There is a possibility Of a world-wide federation.

RAY JOHNSON, Cayton Grove, Newcastle.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)
Date:Feb 26, 2009
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