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22 June 2012

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This terms of use agreement (the "Agreement") governs your use of the Snapshots of FortuneCity web pages, other collection of Web pages, and other digital content (the "Content") available through the FortuneCity.ws FortuneCity Archive (the "FortuneCity Archive").  If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use the FortuneCity Archive's Content or its Web site (the "Site").

Access to the FortuneCity Archive's Content is provided at no cost to you and is granted for scholarship and research purposes only. You acknowledge that you have read and understood the FortuneCity Archive.s Privacy Policy and agree that the FortuneCity Archive may collect, use, and distribute information pursuant to that policy. If you provide any content to the FortuneCity Archive, you grant the FortuneCity Archive a nonexclusive, royalty-free right to use that content.

Some of the content available through the FortuneCity Archive may be governed by local, national, and/or international laws and regulations, and your use of such content is solely at your own risk. You agree to abide by all applicable laws and regulations, including intellectual property laws, in connection with your use of the FortuneCity.ws Archive. In particular, you certify that your use of any part of the FortuneCity Archive's Content will be noncommercial and will be limited to noninfringing or fair use under copyright law. In using the FortuneCity Archive's site, Content, and/or Services, you further agree (a) not to violate anyone's rights of privacy, (b) not to act in any way that might give rise to civil or criminal liability, (c) not to collect or store personal data about anyone, (d) not to infringe any copyright, trademark, patent, or other proprietary rights of any person, (e) not to transmit or facilitate the transmission of unsolicited email ("spam"), (f) not to harass, threaten, or otherwise annoy anyone, and (g) not to act in any way that might be harmful to minors, including, without limitation, transmitting or facilitating the transmission of child pornography, which is prohibited by federal law and may be reported to the authorities should it be discovered by the FortuneCity Archive.

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Privacy Policy
22 June 2012

The FortuneCity.ws FortuneCity Archive (the "FortuneCity Archive") is committed to making its constantly growing collection of Web pages and other forms of digital content (the "Content") freely available to researchers, historians, scholars, and others for purposes of benefit to the public. For instructions on removing a particular set of pages currently included in the Content, please contact us at

The FortuneCity Archive may make changes to this policy from time to time and will notify you of such changes by posting an updated date in the Terms, Privacy, and Copyright link at the bottom the home page of the FortuneCity Archive's Web site (the "Site"). Your continued use of the Site and/or the Content constitutes your acceptance of any changes to the Privacy Policy concerning, but not limited to, both previously and prospectively collected information.

Our Web server may automatically recognize the domain name of each Visitor, each Visitor.s IP address, what Web page the Visitor requests, and the time of the request, along with a variety of information supplied by the visitor.s browser. In addition, the FortuneCity Archive may collect the email addresses and messages of those who communicate with it via email or who enter email addresses in forms. The FortuneCity Archive may use "cookies" to track Users' activities on the Site and in the Content. Cookies are small files that a server transfers to the hard drive of someone who visits a site and that the server can access when the person returns to the site. The communications between you and the FortuneCity Archive may pass through many machines, operating systems, programs, browsers, Web servers, networks, routers, Ethernet switches, Internet service providers, proxy servers, intranets, the public phone system, or other devices (collectively, "Devices") on your premises, at the FortuneCity.ws Archive, and in between. Some of these Devices create logs of activities that are recorded on computer systems.

The FortuneCity Archive has no present intention to charge for access to the Content. The FortuneCity Archive may transfer the information on its machines, including personally identifying information, into the Content. The Content are made available to researchers and may be made available on the Site, or provided to third parties, for any use, without limitation. The FortuneCity Archive may disclose any information it collects from Users if the FortuneCity Archive believes in good faith that such action is reasonably necessary to enforce its Terms of Use or other policies, to comply with the law, to comply with legal process, to operate its systems properly, or to protect the rights or property of itself, its Users, or others.

It is possible that the computers at the FortuneCity Archive could become compromised by others and that the information on the FortuneCity Archive.s computers could be collected and disseminated without the knowledge or consent of the FortuneCity Archive. While the FortuneCity Archive endeavors to block "crackers" from breaking into its machines, the FortuneCity Archive is not responsible or liable for any such unauthorized uses of the FortuneCity Archive or its data.



Copyright Policy
22 June 2012

The FortuneCity.ws FortuneCity Archive respects the intellectual property rights and other proprietary rights of others. The FortuneCity.ws FortuneCity Archive may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, remove certain content or disable access to content that appears to infringe the copyright or other intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that your copyright has been violated by material available through the FortuneCity.ws FortuneCity Archive, please provide the FortuneCity.ws FortuneCity Archive (at with the following information:

- Identification of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- An exact description of where the material about which you complain is located within the FortuneCity.ws FortuneCity Archive Content;
- Your address, telephone number, and email address;
- A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the owner of the copyright interest involved or are authorized to act on behalf of that owner; and
- Your electronic or physical signature.

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