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dyelir: Just got word that this series has been archived as a whole. This is the second-to-last to go. So long, Peace Sign!

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PEACE SIGN SERIES #17 - MAKE PEACE, SPREAD LOVE

Hidden : 02/22/2010
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size:   small (small)

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Peace is the United Nations' highest calling.

The International Day of Peace was established in 1981 by the United Nations as an annual observance of global non-violence and ceasefire. Every year, people in all parts of the world honor
peace in various ways on September 21st.

Although specifically designed for the anti-nuclear movement the peace sign has quite deliberately never been copyrighted. No one has to pay or seek permission before they use it. 
A symbol of freedom, it is free for all.



47* _ _ . _ _ _

The peace sign was first drawn on homemade banners in London in

1958 = 3
1968 = 4
1978 = 5

There can never be peace between nations until there is first known that true peace which.....is within the souls of men.

Ralph Waldo Emerson = 1
Black Elk = 9
Goethe = 0

There is no way to peace. Peace is the way.

A.J. Muste = 3
Leo Tolstoy = 8
Dorothy Parker = 4

I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary, the evil it does is permanent.

Mohandas K. Gandhi = 5
Rev. Richard Levy = 2
Lao Tse = 9

A smile is the beginning of peace.

Natalia Makrova = 1
Mother Teresa = 6
Marcus Aurelius = 8


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Mankind must put an end to war, or war will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today.

Raymond Hull = 0
Eleanor Roosevelt = 2
John F. Kennedy = 1

The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.

Abraham Lincoln = 6
Thomas Edison = 5
French Proverb = 4

The way of peace is the way of love. Love is the greatest power on Earth. It conquers all things.

Peace Pilgrim = 3
Emmett Fox = 7
Eleanor Roosevelt = 0

Peace is not something you wish for, it's something you make, something you are, and something you give away.

Swami Rama = 2
Natalia Makrova = 6
Robert Fulgham = 1

The peace sign celebrated 50 years in

1988 = 4
1998 = 7
2008 = 9


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This is 1 of 42 puzzle caches in a series that were created to commemorate the GeoWoodstock VIII mega-event GC1QM7K.

There is a final of this series that you can find, if you feel inclined to do so. The waypoint for the series final is GC24NBA.
You will need to find the 21 numbers attached to 21 of the 42 puzzles used to create this series. These numbers will be placed on the logbook of the puzzle caches, so WATCH FOR THEM! This cache may, or may not have one of those numbers in it. You will need to have signed the logbook of all 21 of the correct caches to be able to legally claim a find on the series final. Good Luck!


More peace quotes here....  http://www.inspirational-quotations.com/peace-quotes.html

 


Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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