Pink Flamingo Busy Book Day

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There are times when life gets in the way of blogging.  Thus went my Friday.

What should have been an easy day turned into The Pink Flamingo’s usual nightmare.  I do it every time.

I need 5 copies of my upcoming book, Wild West Re-Dressed, American Fashion from 1860-1910 by this time next week.  A simple meeting with my publisher revealed that I have made a monster book.  When we tried to transfer the 393 pages (will be reduced somewhat) to a digital printer, the entire file that consisted of those 393 pages and 1450 photos ended up being nearly 10G!

Nothing is ever easy.

So now I must divide the book up into segments of about 40 pages each.  This includes moving those pages into new folders, and probably reformatting a number of pages.

The plan is to send at least 3 copies to people who are helping me date the old photos according to costume.

Now you know why there is no Saturday AM Pink Flamingo!

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