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As a control systems professional, you've worked hard to gain the respect of your peers in this difficult widget industry we work in. To be a reward to you for your dedication and effort to widgets we would like to provide you a gift of a free subscription to Widgets Today journal. Widgets Today provides a lot of information about the Widget industry, which you get absolutely free by simple registering.
To receive this free subscription, all we ask is that you visit to our web site (You must act now! If you don't register in the next 7 days, we will pass this opportunity on to others in the widget industry, others you may not want to have the competitive edge against you.) and complete a short registration form. Only a select few are offered this free subscription.
Even if you choose not to register for this once in a lifetime deal, please keep the attached Widgets Today Toolbar as our free gift to you. It's easy to install and you'll find you are referring to it throughout the day for up to the minute widget news.
Sincerely, Laurie O'Ross
Editor in Chief, Widgets Today