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Published the first Friday of each month by the SilverStringers of Melrose, Massachusetts -- December 2, 2016

Main Street, Melrose around late 1880 or early 1890

Picture provided by Jack Madden

Publisher for this issue is Kay McCarte

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Like reading a novel -- it fills the time
from Don Norris
... Carving, drawing, photographing -- all hobbies

The Christmas that was saved by a turkey
By Joe Sullivan
... how giving up a Thanksgiving guaranteed a Christmas at home.

Happy holidays
by Casa
... just a thought

Tuskegee Airmen come to Melrose
Photos from the SilverStringers, story from the Melrose Weekly News
... packed house remembers WWII fliers

Its all about the weather
by Shirley Rabb
... one minute at a time

Experimenting with Adobe Photoshop
from Don Norris
... shooting close-ups in the Computer Room ...

by Ed Boyd
... Thumbs the cat, old faithful ...

When your camera fails, check your settings ...
from Don Norris
... on a spectacularly drizzly day, I goofed

Again, again, again, it's Halloween!!!
From the SilverStringeers ...
... This year, visitors were sparse ...

Did you know?
by Florence Shea
... Deborah Sampson, Lyndon Johnson, Gulliver's Travels

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