21 January 2011

The Acid Test

This story, written in Anniversary, appeared on the December 1933 and January 1934 issues of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: acid-test.pdf...

Ah, Youth!

This selection for flash reading and written in Simplified was published on the January 1963 issue of Today's Secretary. Attachment...

Penmanship Practice - January 2011 #2

Penmanship Practice - January 2011 #2 From The Gregg Writer, January 1948. Click on the image for a full view. Attachment: oga-jr-jan-48.gif

Penmanship Practice - January 2011 #1

Penmanship Practice - January 2011 #1 From The Gregg Writer, January 1948. Click on the image for a full view. Attachment: oga-sr-jan-48.gif

17 January 2011

Fall of the House of Usher - English Text - Use For Shorthand Version

Here is an English Text version of Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allen Poe.  It is from a 1909 Book "Selected Tales of Mystery&qu...

The Fall of The House of Usher - Poe - PA1916 - Published Circa 1920

Here is "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allen Poe in Pre-Anniversary Shorthand.  Someone gave this to me.  I don't k...

16 January 2011

Masque of Red Death - English Text - Use With Gregg Version

Here is an English Text version of Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe.  It is from a 1909 Book "Selected Tales of Mystery"...

1922 Masque Of The Red Death - Poe - Matches 1916 Manual

Here is Edgar Allen Poe's "Masque of the Red Death."  This was serialized in 6 parts in the April and May 1922 issues of the G...

14 January 2011

Tag Cloud

I have added a list of tags to the welcome message of the site. In that way, you can search for a specific post by clicking on the tag. Be ...

13 January 2011

Dickens's Poor Relation's Story

Thanks to Paul's research, we have this Dickens classic. From the info in the previous post, I made a PDF. It's sort of slapped toge...

12 January 2011

Poor Relations Story by Dickens - 1926 - Matches the 1916 Gregg Manual

Here is a link to a rare Gregg Novel.  It can be read online only.  It is "Poor Relations Story" by Charles Dickens.  It was publi...

09 January 2011

Georgie Gregg Gingell and Winifred Kenna Richmond

Does anyone have any biographical information on these two shorthand plate writer?  I would imagine that Georgie was somehow related to John...