Date: Thu, 21 Dec 1995 12:14:40 EST From: Undetermined origin c/o LISTSERV maintainer Subject: Re: P.S. re the Long Message "The first screen" just means the amount of the message that fits on one computer screen (which depends on what computer and mail program you're using), and is what you see first when you read an email message. Downloading binary files that came from people you don't know is risky because a binary file could be a virus. It probably isn't, but it could be. (It's probably something merely useless, like a bitmapped picture of a fir tree.) Vicki Rosenzweig vr%acmcr.uucp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] | rosenzweig[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] New York, NY