From: Jim [mailto:jimcol@swbell.net]
Sent: Monday, March 29, 2004 6:21 PM
Subject: S7-19-03

I am in favor of the proposed rule change reagarding board of director nominees. While not a perfect rule it at least starts the process where by shareholders can regain control of their companies.

James B. Collins
6508 Marion Ave.
Kansas City, Mo. 64133