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Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- December 5, 2014

Once again, Melrose veterans are toasted by the youngsteres of the Melrose Memorial Middle School and their new principal.

Publisher for this issue is the entire Stringer Board

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Fashion flurries for Thelma
by Debbi Collar and Don Norris ...
... a stylish fit found at the Milano Senior Center -- thanks to Carol Nelson

Once again, middle-schoolers honor vets
Photos from ex-Marine Don Norris
... breakfast, an escort, a band, almost 100 soldiers, sailors, Marines

Mike Ryan, champion of the Fells, retires
from the SilverStringers
... send-off party held at Beebe Estate

Close up, tight, bright and shiney
from Don Norris
... I bought this new f1.8 lens ...

The first snowfall
by Shirley Rabb
...beautiful and peceful

Driving Mr. Dickens
by Debbi Collar
Gerald Dickens, great-great grandson of Charles Dickens performs

Sympathy and empathy
by Ed Boyd
... can you tell the difference?

A last look at autumn colors
from Don Norris
... it may be late November, but still there is beauty out there ...

How Cousin Danno came in from the cold.
by Joe Sullivan
... and just when you think you know who everybody is.

Melrose, as it was 50 years ago
from Don Norris
... Ah, such sweet memories

Late breaking news about town ...
from the SilverStringers
... who, what, when, where -- in our city limits

Ooops! No Turkey today -- snow's too deep
Photos by Don Norris
... The storm hit Wednesday night, wiping out electricity across New Hampshire ...

Did you know?
by Florence Shea
... tinsel, chewing gun, a gimlet

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