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Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- February 5, 2016

Gayle Blake knits a "weather" afghan, while also participating in the quilt exhibit.

photograph by Louise Fennell

Publisher for this issue is Kay McCarte

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Beebe Estate Quilt Exhibit
Norma Staples, photos by Louise Fennell
... beauty and warmth on display at Beebe

It's breakfast at supper time
Shirley Rabb
... and we went to a Brupper

The soft landing
by Joe Sullivan
... After the cease-fire Joe Rattigan watches his combat- ready artillery unit slide into a formal, less apprehensive life.

Vanilla and Valentine's Day
by Betty Rossi
... those who know me, know that I love to cook

Rotary show to feature local talent
by Joe Sullivan
... Stars Over Melrose, a city-wide talent show will premiere at Memorial Hall and will feature performers ranging from teens to seniors.

Doodling, sketching, having fun ...
from Don Norris
... a new, monthly feature, hopefully using readers' scribbles

Mirror, Mirror on the wall
by Betty Rossi
... do you have to tell it all?

Keys before a painting
from Don Norris
... hardly news, but a clever photo ...

From squirrels to fishers --- take a look
from the SilverStrringers
... the city has a growth problem : wild animals

Tomorrow's Another Day
by Richard Umbro
... two young people on a running track

More notes
by Ed Boyd
... my notes expanded

What!!?? Halloween in February???
from Don Norris
... Hey, what's a couple of months late ...

Did you know?
by Florence Shea
... Hershey's Kisses; your spit; Boston Latin School

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