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Travelocity's Roaming Gnome Goes 'On Leave'

With the Travel Season Quickly Approaching, Customers Asked for Assistance in Locating the Real Roaming Gnome

Oct 30, 2006


DATE: Monday, October 30, 2006 (Photo: WHAT: The Roaming Gnome has disappeared. Travelocity is unsure of the Gnome's location or his reasons for leaving, but is assuring the public that he did not leave on negative terms. For now, he's been replaced by a chubby guy in a red hat to stand in for him in the latest Travelocity advertising. Travelocity stresses that The Roaming Gnome will always have a place at the company if he decides to return. Consumers should stay tuned for further details at where fans can track The Roaming Gnome's whereabouts or share information/theories about where he might be. DETAILS: Faithful Roaming Gnome fans who want to help in the search are encouraged to visit to: - Submit Roaming Gnome sightings from all across the world and find out where he's been seen last - Submit and view other photos of The Roaming Gnome - Take the latest Roaming Gnome poll - View the latest from conspiracy theorist Mary O'Hara regarding the reasons for his disappearance and speculation on his current location WHO: For more details on Travelocity's missing Gnome, contact Vollmer Public Relations to speak with a company representative.

For more information, contact Alyson Briggs ( at 972-488-4790 or Andrea Collins ( at 212-715-2222 or Janet Northen ( at 919-313-4062.

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