Marie Moreland

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Member of the Silver Stringers
Contributor to the Melrose Mirror

78 years old. - Married - Retired.

Born in Boston, lived in Melrose until 8 years old., went to the Lincoln School.
Graduated from Jamaica Plain High School, Jamaica Plain, MA.
Had two years accounting at Boston University.,
Two years of secretarial school.
Two years at Northeastern University evening classes in English and phychology.

Employment:
Bayside Flying Service in Revere, MA. where I got my Private Pilot License for single engine planes.
During the war I kept the records of the Army and Navy Students at Concord Airport, Concord, N.H.

When the coast line was closed for flying, employed as a dividend clerk at Hunnewell and Company, a stock broker in Boston.

When the war was over I became a secretary at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Boston. Retired after 36 years from the church at the age of 65.

I now do some volunteer work at Trinity Church, Melrose.

In between, after I married David, we climbed the 4000 footers in New England and have belonged to the Applachian Mountain Club

Have lived in Melrose for the past 34 years.

Began attending the Melrose Silver Stringers in September 1999 and decided to become a member.

December 15, 1999



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Articles by Marie Moreland:

id 3843 Party Punch -- Recipes -- 5/5/00
id 4502 Introduction to "Christmas in N. Africa" -- Remembering World War II 1/5/01
id 4806 Sixty years ago, Marie was flying a piper cub -- Feature 8/3/01
id 6295 A special letter -- Features 9/6/02
id 7486 It's fun to fly -- Feature 7/3/03
id 7757 It was fun to fly - part II -- Features 8/1/03
id 7771 It was fun to fly - part III -- Feature 9/5/03
id 7776 It's fun to fly - part IV -- Features 10/03/03
id 7779 It's fun to fly - part V -- Features 11/7/03
id 9097 Flying again -- Random Thoughts 5/7/04