Steve settled on a compromise that has the PDF pages presented as
image to preserve the character of the original bulletins, but ran
images through the Acrobat OCR routine so the search tool would
Keep in mind that the OCR isn't perfect; there are some words the
didn't read properly. But it's better than no search at all.
I recently merged Steve's individual files together to generate a
single file with complete
set of bulletins, about 200 pages/25 Mb. I did notice
the search function didn't work as well with this combined file.
Here are the individual segments, for which search might work better. Each file is 20 pages long.
The result was nine files, a total of ~20 Megabytes. This
if you have high-speed Internet, but too slow if you're running
I still have some hard-copies of the bulletins left ($20), or I'll
you a CD-ROM for $5. Both prices include postage. See