Re: How would you understand these instructions?

Subject: Re: How would you understand these instructions?
From: Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Sun, 10 May 2015 07:32:00 -0500

Yep, that's how I'd like to get documents from programmers and engineers and any other author. All it takes is an application of a suitable template to make it properly readable.

Best Regards,

Mike
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On 5/10/2015 6:36 AM, Debbie Hemstreet wrote:

Hi All,

I'm working on a paper for a very important journal. Their instructions read:

"Use single hard-returns to separate paragraphs. Do not use
tabs or indents to start a paragraph."

How do you understand these instructions?


1. Would I have a blank line between every paragraph
2. NO blank line between every paragraph and their problem to visually determine from a printout when there is a new paragraph or not

Thanks in advance.

Debbie
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