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Sad News

Contributors to this site will be sorry to hear of the death of D. Patrick Strominger who posted on this site as ‘Snuffer’. Pat was a much valued member of our forum with his knowledgeable contributions particularly in the identification of American silver plate makers’ marks. He suffered a stroke a couple of weeks ago and passed away on Thursday May 10th; he was just 57 years of age.