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Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- August 7, 2015

Melrosians moved to Main Street for this yearly Chamber outing ...

photograph by Don Norris

Publisher for this issue is Florence Shea

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Melrose Mirror celebrates
by the Silver Stringers
... a double decade of writing prose, poetry and politics

A quick peek at Melrose homes ...
from Don Norris
... in photos, a random look at local properties ...

A day at the farm
by Betty Rossi
... the miracle of birth

East Boston Ferry
by Jim Ross Jr.
... Ella's piece on East Boston brings back memories

MMTV Traveler Rita Mucera
by Debbi Collar
"Have You Been Here?" program hostess

Tucker Gately
by John Gately
... celebrates seven years at Gately's

"Night Out" proves popular for Melrosians
from the SilverStringers
... The Chamber of Commerce gets a 'full house' on Main ...

Megabucks at Breads and Bits
by Joe Sullivan
... when the eaves dropper is caught red-handed at the popular little Irish tea shop.

Thank you, neighbors ...
from the SilverStringers
... a special kindness, a gathering of a neighborhood ...

Holden Caufield clings to his dead brother
By Ed Boyd
... Holden's troubles

A short article
by Casa
... written by request

This is Pine Banks
by Shirley Rabb
... on the border line of Melrose and Malden

Chicken Little
by Betty Rossi
... a couple of jokes that tickle my funny bone

Did you know?
by Florence Shea
... mouse; piano forte; income tax

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