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History of a time long past

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Remembering Thanksgiving dinner as a guest of friends at the Union Club, the oldest of the private clubs in Manhattan, evoking New York history of a time and place long passed... READ MORE
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The Parade known far and wide

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Watching the 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade as seen from a perfect elevation, through the lens of Paige Peterson... READ MORE
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The night before the big event

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Paige Peterson gives us a sneak peek of the floats in preparation for the famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. Happy Thanksgiving to all!... READ MORE
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A Fresh Look at an Old Story, Chapter 1

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Over the now-decades of the NYSD, we’ve accumulated an enormous amount of photographs from travels, from public events, from charity dinners, to trips abroad. Here are a few to start, with many more to come... READ MORE
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Painting beauty and truth

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A lunch with a painter of portraits from the Cotswalds, young and beautiful, an admirer of John Singer Sargent... READ MORE
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Memories are made of this

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Recalling a departure of the days when Society was in style... READ MORE
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From the Big City to the Gold Coast

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Always good to read a book; sometimes more than one at a time. Some subjects you can’t resist. Especially “Montecito Style,” which takes you away... READ MORE
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Advancing the mission

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A very busy luncheon for the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) luncheon, created by the Lauder Brothers, at the Hotel Pierre; more than 300 attending the good-news project... READ MORE
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A Real Estate Story

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Warm weather a pleasure in New York while considering a story that rose from observing a beautiful chandelier at lunchtime... READ MORE
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Like birds of a certain feather

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Clocks back, Autumn here, Jane Hitchcock in the chips; plus politicians nationwide canvassed us for $upport in tomorrow's election. Sorry, wrong number... READ MORE
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“The Joy” of experiencing the New York Philharmonic and Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall

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A sensational black tie evening at the opening night of the brand new David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center... READ MORE
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Halloween, Hulaween, Ghosties & Goodies, and a Spooktacular Soirée

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Halloween, Hulaween, What they wore and where. Tricks and Treats, one night only (over the weekend). Happy Happy... READ MORE

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