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Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- April 6, 2012

Going back to 1990, with Kathryn, Joslyn and Lauren adjusting their Easter finery,and putting on their bunny ears.

Betty Rossi

Publisher for this issue is Don Norris

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Doing the picture thing at Easter
from various SilverStringers
... typical family shots over the years

Spring pops up early -- in Melrose, that is
from Don Norris
... warm weather brings out the best, early this year

Lenten meditations
by Ed Boyd
... a few thoughts for Lent

Irish Night, 1952
by Ann Robbins Talbot
... Memorial Hall was only forty years old

An announcement
by Carol Nelson
... Coming soon to Bowden Park, in Melrose

Lent. A time of reflection
by Betty Rossi
... starting with Ash Wednesday, 40 days before Easter Sunday

Universalist transformation coming along ...
by Joan Alcala
... a brief update on Essex Street project

The publishing team at the Milano Center
by Don Norris
... ironically the entire membership serves as a board of editors ...

Human's eating habits make me wonder
by Casa
... there must be something about portion control

History lesson from postcards continues ...
from Len Dalton, Don Norris and the SilverStringers
... the series goes on, life as it was a century ago

Who pays when the golf course can't cover the athletic field complex bond costs?
by Joe Sullivan
... the 2013 Operating Budget for Mount Hood shows its excess revenues won't cover the upcoming bond costs for the athletic field complex.

Melrose in the mist
by Shirley Rabb
... early Sunday morning

Stunning cellist fills Memorial Hall
by Jackie Wattenberg
... outstanding new concerto in MSO concert

Murray Kidd, Polymnia
by Jackie Wattenberg
... and guest artists triumph

Anatomy of road trip South
by Don Norris
... playing dodge-ems at 70mph is no fun, no mo ...

Did you know?
by Florence Shea
... Cole Porter, bactrachophobia, Wilma Flintstone

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