Alumni Horae: Vol. 95, No. 1 Fall 2014 - page 3

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Alumni Horae
Features
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Rector
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Action
Capital campaign exceeds its goal –
a year earlier than expected
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Perspective
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Memories
Sally Carroll Keating ’72 shares a letter
penned by her great-great-uncle,
Waldo Newcomer of the Form of 1885,
that provides details of life at SPS in
the 19th century
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Athletics
Triple-amputee EQ Sylvester ’57 has
turned personal hardship into a new
mission – helping disabled golfers get
back in the game
Vol. 95, No. 1 Fall 2014
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Reviews
The Ideal Man: The Tragedy of Jim Thompson
and the American Way of War
by Joshua Kurlantzick
Thirty Below
by Harry Groome ’55
Whiskey, Sun & Fish
by George Carlisle, faculty emeritus
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Community
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Formnotes
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Deceased
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Facetime
When it comes to military miniaturism,
artist Sheperd Paine ’64, says a fellow
modeler, is the “Beatles, Rolling Stones,
and Elvis, all combined”
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Spotlight
Michel Martin ’76
Departments
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An Uncompromising Commitment
to Quality
by Tom Owen ’11
Literary agent Andrew Wylie ’65 on the publishing industry
and the economics of good books
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Emerging from History
by Rachel S. Cox
Nearly seven decades after his suicide, alumnus John Gilbert
Winant’s image has been resurrected
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Whose woods these are . . .
Photographs by Karen Bobotas
Exploring the many wooded trails of St. Paul’s School –
in four seasons
Alumni Horae
EDITOR
Jana F. Brown
DESIGNER
Cindy L. Foote
EDITORIAL CONTRIBUTORS
Leeann Doherty
Arielle Greenleaf Driscoll ’99
Mary Jo Hansen
Meg Heckman
Hannah MacBride
Michael Matros
Alumni Association
ADVISORY BOARD
Chair
T. Brittain Stone ’87
Members
David B. Atkinson ’59
Brett A. Forrest ’91
Mary F. Karwowski ’04
Michael Matros
Robert H. Rettew Jr. ’69
Lockhart Steele ’92
Nancy E. Weltchek ’78
Published by
The Alumni Association
of St. Paul’s School
603-229-4770
Trustees of St. Paul’s School
ON THE COVER:
Hiding along the SPS
trails, sprites and other creatures watch
for wanderers.
(Photo: Karen Bobotas)
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