March 1986

Feature

"Dear Folks..."

Article

Matthew Marshall: Keeper of the Inn

Cover Story

Shanty town "What's the story?"

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Feature

"Dear Folks..."

Coming of Age at Dartmouth in the Thirties

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Article

Matthew Marshall: Keeper of the Inn

If a Hanover Inn habitue from centuries past should emerge from a time travel machine into the main dining room of 1986, the visitor would feel right at home in an atmosphere little changed for many years. That sense of

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Cover Story

Shanty town "What's the story?"

(above) A bedsheet banner assigns blamefor the wrecked shanties on January 21- the day after.

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Article

Faculty governance report is released

The Faculty Ad Hoc Committee on Governance, set up last spring in the wake of the reinstatement of ROTC on campus, released a report in early January citing a "sense of widespread unrest" among the faculty. The

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Feature

The Case of the Prodigal Son

It was an August afternoon. The heat was as thick as borscht. I had just fished the last Lucky out of the pack and jammed it into my mug. I was tilted back at my desk, wondering where a down payment for the next fifth of gin was coming from, when there was a knock at the door.

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Class Notes

1984

I'm so embarrassed. I finished setting up my new AM/FM radio just in time to hear an ad for some compact disc player. Looks like I missed the boat on another fad. My mail tells me that a lot of you people have the same problem,

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Article

A little childishness can lead to better parenting

After spending several mornings at my three-year-old's playgroup run by the YWCA at a downtown Minneapolis church, I was surprised how much I enjoyed it. Initially, the thought of being locked in a room with 15 two- and three

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Class Notes

1978

Bruce Rauner and Bill McLaughlin wrote to report on a canoe trip that they took this summer. Along with six other '78s they took a one-week trip to the Canadian Quetico Canoe Area in early June. The first rendezvous was in

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Class Notes

1944

It may not be quite fair, but I'm going to snitch this entire space this month to carry on some about our 15-day trek in November to Mount Everest Base Camp in Nepal.

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1950

They are packed away - the ornaments, the lights, the tinsel. Since no snow has fallen, the cast-off tree lies at the curb forlorn and forgotten. The jolly season is over.

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