The Front Page





Features

Travel

Poetry

Art

Random Thoughts

Looking Ahead

FAQ

Foods/Recipes

Letters to ...

Reviews ...

The Great Depression

Previous Issues

Remembering
World War II

Melrose Centennial

City of Homes

history

Social and Political Commentary

September 11, 2001

Here is Melrose

Storms

Computer Tips

Tales of Open Road


Features 1999



Huckleberry Finn, Where are Ya?
by Len Dalton
... 1940 in Barrington, Nova Scotia - Boys with no TV, no stores;

Dowsing for Fun and Profit, Part II
Bill Jodrey
... dowsing can find more than water

Idle Thots of an Idler - Part II
Bill Jodrey
... took to the highways and freight trains ...

Idle Thots of An Idler
by Bill Jodrey
... do we follow a path laid out for us?

Four Editors Are Exposed to "Zora"
by Virginia Hanley
... workshop at MIT introduces SilverStringers to virtual environment

Bolinas Earth Quake
by Sally Ryan
... Shake, Rattle and Roll!
The car jumped up in the air

War Declared on Prostate Cancer
by Len Dalton
... My fight with prostate cancer

Life On A Sheep Ranch In The Aleutians
by Len Dalton
... an Idaho mother becomes an isolated sheep rancher in Alaska

Helping Hand on the Road to Independence
by Dorothy S. O'Connor
... I could hear the whine of the saw
as the surgeon cut my tibia and femur bones.

Ted Williams and the Eephus Pitch
by Virginia Hanley
... memories of the 1946 All Star Game

Money--MoreorLess...
byBillJodrey
...Tipsforguaranteedgain.

AnHonest-to-GoodnessBatTale
BobRoss
The"GoodNeighbor"takesthebite

PlayingGolf-theyscreamed!
TonyTrebor
...Man,weretheyscared

Petsarelikefamilymembers
BobRoss
...Iwasgoingtogetrich

Retirement?Notreally
BobRoss
...Ididn'tgetrichbutkeptbusy

BuyingStampsinSpain
BobRoss
...Wewerestumped...nooneunderstood

OurFiftiethWeddingAnniversary
BobRoss
...Ididn'twanttogo

VolunteersMark'CleanUpEllPondDay'
NatalieThomson
...Ingothetrees;outgoesthetrash

OnThanksgiving
LenPeterson
..."adayofpublicthanksgivingandprayer"

MelroseCouncilWinsCoveted'Rose'Award
JimDriscoll&JackBeckley
...SilverStringers,MIT'sMediaLab,COAshareStateHonors

SeniorCenterForumonHealth,PrescriptionProblems
VirginiaHanley
...tremendouschangestakingplaceinthehealthfield

Seniors'AppreciationReception
JackBeckley
...specialpeople,specialrecognition...

TheUltimateFanRemembers"DemBums"
ArnoldKoch
...theBROOKLYNDodgersliveoninmemory

TheLifeguard
ArnoldKoch
...thegreatestaccidentalpoliticaltrainingprogram

LikeitWasinMelrose,in1930
byCharlesH.Thompson
...MichiganresidentrenewsconnectionviaTheMelroseMirror


You can search below for any word or words in all issues of the Melrose Mirror.
Loading
The copyright for material on this site is owned by Melrose Silver Stringers contributors, but readers may download and/or print pages for personal use. The opinions expressed in articles on this Web site reflect the individual views of the authors.
Copyright Silver Stringers, 1999, 1998