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In any research project, interprtations of the data are necessary to draw certain conclusions. Such interpretation will inevitably allow some errors or misunderstandings to occur. Should the reader find any discrepancies, we would be happy to discuss his or her findings and, hopefully, expand our knowledge. We have attempted to document our findings and present proofs where applicible. Other than that, no guarantees are made by the owner or the webmaster of 'Hudleston Music' regarding the accuracy, validity, completeness or reliability of the data presented or contained within the site.

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The JavaScript that allows external links to open in new windows while still validating the code was developed by Kevin Yank and published in an article titled "New-Window Links in a Standards-Compliant World". The article was published on the web on 4 March 2003. The code was easily installed on this site virtually unchanged.

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 Site created Sept 2007.
 Last updated 13 Dec 2014.

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