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Over the River and Through the Kitchen

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The season has begun, last night at the THE GRILL and THE POOL, the annual Sunday night fundraising dinner for the Cancer Research Institute... READ MORE
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Heralding the arrival of New York Fashion Week

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The first luncheon of the Fashion season, the annual Couture Council of the Museum at FIT luncheon at Lincoln Center; sold out!... READ MORE
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The end of an era for all of us

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Summation of a Royal Life, of a mother’s children and then her own, and all for her people... READ MORE
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When Society was in Flower

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A view of the architectural monarch of the Gilded Age in summer, still going strong and up to date — Newport... READ MORE
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The Focus of Social Economics

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With Fashion Week in New York upcoming, and fashion changing noticeably, we look back only fifteen years to see the changes... READ MORE
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Family, Family, Family

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And we return to the literary legacy of Chips Channon whose 20th century diaries so capture the world of political power. Plus we revisit the legacy of a great New York family... READ MORE
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First signs and first visits

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Another piece of evidence of the difference between a photograph and real life... READ MORE
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Knowing all the right people

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A private look inside the lives of the royals and aristos’ very active private lives as seen through the eyes of a boy from Chicago who wanted it all and wrote to tell about it... READ MORE
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Ghost Stories

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A reminiscence, a trip to Los Angeles that provoked beautiful memories of, at the time, the beauty and wonder of Los Angeles and Hollywood... READ MORE
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The Costume and Capote

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Today’s Diary was inspired by an article in the Daily Mail about an upcoming series about Truman Capote and his social ladies... READ MORE
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The bright young women of New York

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A beautiful, quiet weekend in the city, with a couple of moments from our archive of two remarkable New York women... READ MORE
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A wonder to perceive

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Lovely weather in New York, on a quiet late August weekend, watching the traffic on the river passing by the big town... READ MORE

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