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             October 23, 2019           Since 1979
             Don J. Tywoniw     design@wireropenews.com    Feature Articles
             Editor/Production Manager/
             Advertising Coordinator                       Table Mountain Aerial Cableway  ....................8
                                                               Adolf Bleichert & Co.’s scenic skyway celebrates
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com      90 years of transporting passengers to the South
             Contributing Editor/Author/                       African mountain’s summit.
             Suppliers Directory                               By Peter von Bleichert

             Sandra Bluvias-Ashton                         The History of the Wire Rope’s Invention  ....16
             Consultant                                        A comprehensive look at the beginnings of wire
             Diane Drozd                                       rope in this first of a two-part article.
             Accounting/Bookkeeping                            By Jean Marc Teissier and Don Sayenga

             Barbara Malinchok                             How to Recession-Proof Your Business  ........26
             Post Production/Editing Assistant                 The author gives us tips to avoid being a casualty
                                                               of this ever-changing economy.
             2D Publishing LLC    info@wireropenews.com        By Phillip M. Perry
             Publisher/Production & Design
                  website: www.wirerope.news               SPECIAL FEATURES:
                  or: www.wireropenews.com                 Our Industry Over the Past 40 Years .............36
                                                               In this issue, Don Pellow, P.E., Pellow Engineering
             The online version of our publication is usually posted   Services, Inc. expresses his opinion about the
             about two weeks after the printed magazine is delivered,
             giving subscribers first access to all the great articles,   changes in our industry over the past 40 years.
             industry news and information.
                                                           In the Beginning, it was Family .....................58
                                                               Our founding editor’s daughter gives us a glimpse
                         ISSN 0740-1809
             Wire  Rope  News  &  Sling  Technology  is  published   into the past in this sentimental look at our
             bimonthly by 2D Publishing LLC dba Wire Rope      magazine’s early days.
             News, P.O. Box 871, Clark, New Jersey 07066.      By Sandra Bluvias-Ashton
             Production Dept: 732-602-4006.
             Address all correspondence concerning advertising,
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             at $18 each per year, domestic; $22 each per year,                Yesterday and Today:
             Canadian; $28 each per year, foreign.                             The cable car traverse’s to the top of the
             Single copies: $6 per issue, domestic; $7 per issue,              famous Table Mountain in Cape Town, South
             Canadian; $9 per issue, foreign.                                  Africa in this modern day photo.
                                                                               Inset: An early 1930s passenger leans out of
             Copyright  ©2019  by  2D  Publishing  LLC,  P.O.  Box             the rectangular cabin to take in the grand
             871, Clark, NJ 07066. All rights reserved. Publisher              view before reaching the summit.
             reserves the right to reject any material for any                 See story on page 8.
             reason deemed necessary.
                                                                               Photo © homeh | iStockphoto.
               Printed in the United States of America                         Inset photo courtesy of Peter von Bleichert.

             Published bi-monthly; Oct., Dec., Feb., April, June,
             Aug. Issued 3rd week of month published. Insertion
             orders, classified, and editorial copy must be received   Departments
             before the 20th of month preceding date of publication
             (e.g. May 20th for June issue).               Advertiser’s Index  ...........................................79
                                                           News in Our Industry  ........................................32
             Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the articles in this publica-
             tion reflect the research and/or views of the author(s) and/or the
             companies that were interviewed for each story, and do not (neces-  The Inventor’s Corner  ........................................60
             sarily) reflect the views, official policy or position of the publisher.
             Press releases and advertisements are the sole content of the indi-  Products in the News  ........................................72
             vidual companies who supply them and WRN&ST holds no claim   People in the News  ............................................77
             as to their validity and/or accuracy.
                                                           Denny’s Crane & Rigging Notes  ........................71
             Please send all media and advertising inquiries to our   Note from the Editor  .........................................78
             Production Department: design@wireropenews.com
                                                           Crossword Puzzle  ..............................................78
                 Main office email: info@wireropenews.com  Classified Ads  ....................................................80
              Suppliers Directory: directory@wireropenews.com

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