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I'm trying to do a mail merge using the wizard (is there any other way?), and I'm having great difficulty making it do what I need to do.

My data has one field for the name. A sample name is "Gary L & Judy A Smith". I simply want it to say "Dear Gary L & Judy A Smith," or even better "Dear Gary & Judy Smith,". **I'm unable to accomplish this simple task. Instead, the best I can come up with is "Dear Mrs. Gary L & Judy A Smith"**which is close, but forces me to use a salutation I don't want. Turning off salutations means I don't get the "Dear anything, " which is not what I want either.*
Can someone walk me through the proper sequence to get this specific result?

Thank you in advance.*

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