Fifty years ago in The Master

Reflect on life in our building in the 60s- • No outside telephones. Hopefuls solicited the switchboard girls and desk clerks for gossip about romantic liaisons in the building and any new cute man; usually they were disappointed when the response was ‘Mind your...

Poetry corner

April may start with April Fool’s Day but it ends with the annual Poetry in the Park Event celebrating April as Poetry month.  For 15 years, Master’s residents Mildred Speiser and Caroline Husted have hosted the poetry reading right here at 103rd street,...

Jam with the cats…

Joyce Burcham, 1902, plays piano in a local amateur jazz ensemble with neighbors in the area. We are looking for jazz enthusiasts to rehearse with us this summer on Tuesday nights, 6 pm to 7 pm, at the Bloomingdale School of Music on West 108th street. Right now we...

Spring Planting

Saturday April 27th, we planted annual flowers in the four tree wells to bring color throughout the summer, as our perennials come and go.  We were first in line at the West 102 & 103 Block Association distribution center on 102nd, because we knew the system:...

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