28 November 2012

Location, location, location!

I've had this idea brewing for a while, so here goes: As I said in a prior post, Bruce Ford (another member who I haven't seen in ...

23 November 2012

Progress Report?

I'm just curious if there are any people that are either studying, reviewing, or maybe struggling with the basic manual, no matter which...

22 November 2012

Confusion - To Ship

Confusion - To Ship I was re-studying Lesson 11 in my Simplified manual with some reading practice this evening and I ...

19 November 2012

Long I and A Following Vowel (Lesson 11) Question

Hi Everyone, I have a question regarding the long I and A following a vowel. The Simplified manual says "Any vowel following long I i...

15 November 2012

Need Help Searching For Book...

Ugh... Ok, getting a little frustrated. I got approval (LOL) from my other half that I can buy a copy of the Gregg Simplified Functional (2n...

The Story of Gregg Shorthand--1913

Gregg, John Robert. The story of Gregg shorthand :as told by John Robert Gregg at the Silver Jubilee Convention of the Gregg Shorthand Ass...

14 November 2012

Progressive Exercises - Anniversary

Gregg Shorthand: Progressive Exercises - Anniversary Edition (with Teacher's Key) This was one of "the Three Red Books" whe...

13 November 2012

Unlinking Google+ from Blogger

When you first join Blogger, it gives you the option of using your Google+ account to identify yourself in Blogger, instead of a separate Bl...

11 November 2012

Court Reporting Contest: How fast is fast?

This is kind of fun. I don't know if it's already been covered here, but I didn't find it. In  the course of reading old thread...

10 November 2012

Is Everyone Safe?

I'm wondering if anyone knows anything about how members of this group who live in the Northeast have fared the BIG storm? I recall tha...

07 November 2012

Course of Study - Anniversary

A Course of Study for Teaching Gregg Shorthand by the Anniversary Manual Method I learned of this pamphlet from Mr. Blanchard's book ...

06 November 2012

Gregg Reporting Shortcuts

Today the mail carrier brought the first to arrive of a list of books I ordered during my mini-book-buying-binge last week. Today's b...

Simplified Attainable Speed Question

Yesterday I was surfing the internet and was reading the article on Wikipedia about Gregg Shorthand which I have read several times previous...

05 November 2012

A Small Measure to Avoid Spam

Lately, I have been getting requests from unknown e-mail addresses to share documents from the blog. I have been denying those requests. If ...

04 November 2012

Question About Simplified

Hey All, I just read a neat article on here regarding learning shorthand using the Functional Method. I am curious in whether or not there...

01 November 2012

The Ruggles Orientator

This selection written in Pre-Anniversary which appeared in the February 1928 issue of The Gregg Writer, discusses the Ruggles Orientator, a...

Medical Articles

These articles show the use of Gregg Shorthand in medical reporting. Their titles are "Basal Metabolism", "Relation of He...

A Note of Praise

This selection written in Simplified appeared in the November 1963 issue of Today's Secretary. Attachment: a-note-of-praise.pdf

Window Wishing

This selection written in Simplified appeared in the November 1963 issue of Today's Secretary. Attachment: window-wishing.pdf

Penmanship Practice - November 2012

Penmanship Practice - November 2012 From the November 1927 issue of The Gregg Writer. Click here for a full view.