28 May 2012

Searching for

I am searching for Godfrey Deweys books. I have been trying to find them through Abebooks and other book selling sites. Have also been searc...

23 May 2012

Some Books

http://openlibrary.org/search?q=shorthand&subject_facet=Lending+library here are some books on lending section of open library. DJS F...

19 May 2012

French Gregg

I just found a sweet little volume, “Sténographie Gregg”,   1924, by Ernest W. Farmer M.D. (!), published by Gregg but printed in Norwoo...

16 May 2012

Multiply News

As you may be aware, Multiply is changing its headquarters from the US to Indonesia and a new CEO took over the reins of the com...

10 May 2012

Student's Manual of Shorthand Numerals

This self-published guide by Roscoe F. Hunt presents a system of writing numbers in Gregg Shorthand. I'm not aware of anyone using this ...

Dictation Files, Simplified Manual, 2nd Edition, Lesson 58, 50-90wpm

Thanks again to nisew for typing these! As before, quality good enough for speed building, where you're familiar with the text, but no...

09 May 2012

Court Reporting Documentary

Hey all!     I am filming a documentary about court reporting - www.CourtReportingMovie.com - and I'm looking for pen writers ...

-Ing dot connections

Hi everyone, I'm partway through the Anni manual (Unit 18) but had something on my mind. It was established earlier that in certain ...

04 May 2012

Practice Tip

This is a practice tip that I want to share with the group. Instead of using a shorthand or a reporter's notebook, try the 4&q...

Henry Sweet

I would like to ask this "hobby" question about his Current shorthand. Many a times I have been reading his book and trying to sys...

Godfrey Dewey

Currently I am on lesson six of his Script Shorthand - basic text (thanks to Hathi trust). After a long period of procrastination I feel ela...

03 May 2012

Inconsistencies

I have a really old Anniversary dictionary and one that must have been printed a bit later. I was horrified (yes, HORRIFIED) to find that ...

01 May 2012

The Scarlet Ibis

This short story by Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews was the first written in Anniversary and serialized in the September to December 1929 issue...

Penmanship Practice - May 2012

From the September 1929 issue of The Gregg Writer. Click on the image for a full view. Attachment: oga-sep29.gif