Just before entering the Army Air Corps in WWII, Russ Priestley and two other Melrosians were enlisted to serve as stretcher bearers at Boston's famous Cocoanut Grove fire. His story is listed at the right.--Photo by Louise Fennell
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Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- November 1, 2002
Check out the new mini-park on the Jerry Jingle Parkway, next to Grimsby's--an MDC mini project. The SilverStringers' photo group has featured the park in this issue--Photo by Elizabeth Sunkees
Librarian donates bone marrow
Cocoanut Grove -- Sixty years ago
New group looks toward peace, not war
The road to Saddam
Homestay, Japanese style, part 2
D-day veteran's observations of 9/11/01
Incarnation Church, Stained Glass Windows
The catalogs are coming
Lights out in Scotland
Speaking about wrestling at Melrose High ...
MDC steps up, builds nice park
Looking Ahead -- November, 2002
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Kangaroo Troop by Marjorie Burgess, the Melrose Mirror theme song.
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