precognitive stupidity
ATTENTION! We found this 19th century shorthand message in the UMD Archives and are crowdsourcing the internet to translate it. Is there anyone on tumblr who knows shorthand and wants to help us decode this mysterious note?

ATTENTION! We found this 19th century shorthand message in the UMD Archives and are crowdsourcing the internet to translate it. Is there anyone on tumblr who knows shorthand and wants to help us decode this mysterious note?

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    Well Pitman was 1837, so that cuts it right out!
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    Hi everyone! Thanks all for your suggestions and ideas as to what our shorthand note says, but it is still…a mystery! We...
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    Too bad my symbol lexicon is lost, and I don’t have my book about writing systems here right now, since at least the...
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    Reblog or get in touch if you’ve got the decoding skills to solve this archival mystery!
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