GRAPHICS ON THE SITE
Set Design Graphics
All graphics used in the design of the site, i.e., backgrounds, ornaments, lines, bars, bullets, etc.
are the property of the creators and providers of such graphics and may not be taken for personal
or business use without the permission of the owners of such graphics. The owners of the site
graphics for each page can be found in the "Page Graphics Credits and Linkback Logo" section at
the bottom of each page where the graphics appear. Click on the Linkback Logo to take you to
the web site of the owner of the graphics. In some instances there will be multiple Linkback
Logos where graphics have come from more than one source. Follow the procedures and policies
outlined at each Linkback site to obtain the images for your own use. DO NOT take the
graphic(s) from this site.
Gallery Graphics and Photographs
All graphics and photographs appearing on the GALLERY of the ARTS pages of this website
considered to be copyrighted as noted in the credits and are the express property of the owners of
such graphics as indicated. Those graphics MAY NOT be taken without the express permission
the owners of such graphics. The unauthorized taking of those graphics will be considered an
infringement of copyright and the owners will have recourse to legal action. The graphics are not
available for purchase or use for any other purpose.
Illustration Graphics appear on Family Pages and pages of text such as stories and narratives and
are used to illustrate the content of the article or decorate the article. Photographs on the Family
Pages are the property of the creators and are subject to copyright restrictions. They are not
available for purchase or use. Other graphics may be part of the Set Design Graphics group or
might be graphics considered to be part of the GALLERY of the ARTS, both categories are
noted above, even though they may appear outside of those sections. In both instances, the
procedures for obtaining those graphics are noted in the above sections. DO NOT take the
graphic(s) from this site.
Linking Back to Graphics Images
You may not link back to this web site in order to "use" or "borrow" the graphics contained on
this site. This site pays its server for the amount of site traffic generated. This site traffic is called
"bandwidth" and linking back to the graphics on this site in order to use them on other web sites
is considered "bandwidth theft". If a link back to this site and to a specific graphic or graphics is
found to occur, action will be taken to prevent the occurrence in the future. DO NOT link back to
any graphic(s) on this site.
The e-mail feature included on the CONTACT page of this
web site is for personal communication to The Hand Family Network only. It may not be used for
any other purpose. It may not be used for commercial purposes or advertising, i.e.,
The e-mail feature may not be used for harrasement: defined as the sending of e-mail messages
that interfere with the operation of the website. These messages may be sent on pupose or as a
result of a wrong e-mail address that has not been corrected. If harrasement is found to occur, this
site and the site provider will take action to to prevent its occurrence in the future.
The Hand Family Network will consider to be a threat, any indication or expression of intention
to inflict harm, create danger, harm or distressful situations either to this web site or personally to
person(s) associated with or known by this web site. Any threat determined to be of a serious or
potentially serious nature will be turned over to policing authorities.
The CONTACT FORM uses a CGI script to interpret the data provided for transfer to the Hand
Family Network e-mail address. The CGI script is located on the server of the Web Host
Provider. The data provided by the CONTACT FORM to the Web Host Provider is not used by
the Web Host Provider in any way, but is simply passed through their server to the Hand Family
Network e-mail address. If the CONTACT PAGE is used, the person using the CONTACT
PAGE may choose which fields or types of information to be filled-in. The Hand Family
does not use the information provided in the CONTACT PAGE in any way other that to make
note of the comments, keep track of the number of respondants and reply to those who make a
request. The Hand Family Network does not make the information from the CONTACT PAGE
available to any other party for use in any manner.
Use of the e-mail communications feature on the CONTACT page of this web site normally
involves the use of the NAME and E-MAIL ADDRESS to identify the sender of the message.
Any or all of these items may be omitted by the sender, but are requested if a reply is needed.
Such information is used solely for communication purposes only in regards to the
content of the e-mail message. No other party is given the information contained on the e-mail
form except for any party that has been requested to receive such information by the sender.
Entries in the GUESTBOOK are viewable by any person who wishes to visit the Hand Family
Network web site. The GUESTBOOK is monitored and subject to edit, including deletion of the
entry, at the discretion of the webmaster. The GUESTBOOK uses a CGI script to interpret the
data provided for transfer back to the Hand Family Network web site. The CGI script is located
on the server of the Web Host Provider. The data provided by the GUESTBOOK to the Web
Host Provider is not used by the Web Host Provider in any way, but is simply passed through
their server to the Hand Family Network website. It is not mandatory that the GUESTBOOK be
used in order to view this site. If the guestbook is used, the person using the guestbook may
choose which fields or types of information to be filled-in. The Hand Family Network does not
use the information provided by the GUESTBOOK in any way other that to make note of the
comments, keep track of the number of respondants and reply to those who make a request. The
Hand Family Network does not make the information in the GUESTBOOK available to any
party for use in any manner. In the event that after making an entry in the GUESTBOOK, the
user wishes to delete the entry, two methods can be used:
1. Go to the Hand Family Network home page, select CONTACT from the main menu and fill
the form, indicating your request in the message window. Indicate the name you used when
posting to the GUESTBOOK.
2. Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org,
include your request and name used when posting to the GUESTBOOK in the message
"Cookies" are NOT used by The Hand Family Network web site.
Server Activity Logs
The web site Host Server and every web site Host Server on the internet maintain logs detailing
activity on each of its sites. These logs record each web site accessed, the pages on each site
accessed, the Internet Provider (Web Host) address of each person accessing the site and the date
and time of each visit. These logs cannot be by-passed and must be agreed to by every person
using the Internet. The Hand Family Network uses data from these logs to identify which pages
are being used the least, or not used at all, on the website so that they might be deleted, and pages
that are being used the most, so that additional data may be included. That is the only use The
Hand Family Network makes of the Server Logs. The Hand Family Network does not provide
information contained in the logs to any other party for use in any manner.
The Hand Family Network does not sell, rent or distribute the information given to this web site.
It does not collect or use the information given to this web site for any other purpose than that for
which it was given.