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We label the points so that /(a) = b. Then, it follows that [a, 6] fl [6, f{b)] = {6}. Define C = {[a, a;] \ x e X and [a, x] fi [x,f{x)] = {a:}}. £ is a family of arcs partially ordered by C, and [a, b] G C. By Hausdorff maximality there is a maximal totally ordered subset ( of £, and by hypothesis, [jC is contained in an arc [a, g]. By choosing q appropriately (making [a, q] as short as possible) we can guarantee 32 BELLAMY that U C is not a subset of [a, p] for any p e [a, q). There are two cases to consider: either [a,q] e C ov [a,q] ^ In the first case, [a,g] D [qj{q)] = {q}.

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G. S. Young, The introduction of local connectivity by change of topology, Amer. J. Math 68 (1946), 479-494. edu ’’David P. Bellamy” MENGER MANIFOLDS ALEX CHIGOGIDZE Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N OWO, Canada KAZUHIRO KAWAMURA Institute of Mathematics, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba-City, Ibaraki 305, Japan E. D. TYMCHATYN Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N OWO, Canada A b s t r a c t .