tvlpaul, How and why was it deleted as it's part of Internet Explorer 6 ? You could give the instructions at the link below a try.
Reinstall Outlook Express 6
More info at the many links/threads at the search link below.
outlook express 6 was deleted off my computer (windows XP).
how/where do I find the download for OE6. I downloaded IE8 thinking it was part of that download but OE6 was not included.