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* Fiction* is a work of fiction and nonfiction by Karl Jones.

## On This Day in History: June 27

1831: Mathematician, physicist, and philosopher Sophie Germain dies. Her work on Fermat's Last Theorem provided a foundation for mathematicians exploring the subject for hundreds of years after.

1974: Publication of new family of "Hello World" programs which use Gnomon algorithm techniques to warn users about imminent crimes against mathematical constants.

1975: Mathematician and physicist G. I. Taylor dies. He made major contributions to fluid dynamics and wave theory.

*Dard Hunter, Glyph Warden*"inspired a generation of cryptographers," says Niles Cartouchian (1900s).

## Dramatis Personae

Albert Einstein and Alice Beta develop new technology for predicting and preventing crimes against mathematical constants

Havelock and Nikola Tesla conduct research into electrical field modulation and data transmission

Baron Zersetzung and The Eel fight in a gambling den

The Eel and Radium Jane engage in epic arm-wrestling match to determine outcome of wager

For DC comics:

Rafael Volante (original character for the DC Comics universe)

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Those parts of *Fiction* which are copyrightable are copyright by Karl Jones (nonfiction). Where not copyrightable, I have made some effort to say why, and give credit where credit is due.