Except, in the photos on the auction, the shifters are very definitely mounted on the downtube.
Look for yourself ...
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From: MasiGC3V@aol.com Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2001 19:58:24 EDT To: email@example.com Subject: Re: [CR]eBay Wishful Thinking
I think his point is that the downtube shifters are mounted to the HEADTUBE!