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Ten seconds to the disappearance of this message.
Jade
September 12, 2010
Mr. Brandon Grave, 33rd Degree
Cryptographic Archivist
The Scottish Rite
Dear Mr. Grave,
I am sure that receiving an enciphered message like this will
be something of a shock. ________________________________
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some books of yours on old Masonic ciphers. I thought you
were the best person to receive a message enciphered with an
antique Masonic cipher. I remember my grandfather speaking
warmly of his Masonic and Scottish Rite associations. _______
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I ask your help in this matter. _____________________________
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________________________________ (203). If you would please
supply this person with a decrypted copy of this message
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I know that this sounds crazy. Perhaps you can look up my
grandfather’s name in some Scottish Rite directory, which will
verify that part of the story. ______________________________
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With hope,
Allison Carroll
Mannheim:
There is little time.
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J.
September 23, 2010
Special Agent Georgette Grenfell
The Federal Bureau of Investigation
The United States Department of Justice
Ms. Grenfell,
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The text of a plaque placed in a classified trophy room within
the headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency, Langley,
Virginia.
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