Date: Wed, 5 Oct 1994 22:57:41 -0400 From: PPATRICK[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]GUVAX.BITNET Subject: replying to individuals As a newcomer to the list (though I know some several of you on it!), I've been wondering. On other lists I'm on, it's customary to reply to individuals for some topics; here, messages addressed to individuals keep getting forwarded to the whole list (eg, about a dozen replies to Luanne v.m.'s request for assistance/informants . Is this customary? or are people just unaware of it? Unenlightened in DC