22 April 2015

Using Dot/Grid Paper to Learn Proportions?

Complete beginner to Gregg here, currently trying to teach myself Simplified from the FM Manual. A while back I remember watching an instruc...

20 April 2015

The Big Picture to Learning Gregg?

I read that 600 words make up 90 percent of the words we speak in the English language. Is the key to learning Gregg learning these 600 word...

09 April 2015

early Gregg magazine The Light-Liner is online

Those interested in the history of Gregg Publishing and/or Gregg Shorthand will enjoy perusing The Light-Liner. A few volumes have recently...

04 April 2015

How to Explain Making Circles Between Strokes?

I use the Anniversary edition. The first lesson in unit 2 -- circles between strokes -- stumps me. Can anyone explain this concept in seven ...

From Dictation to Transcription

Finally finished working my way through Gregg Dictation Simplified 2nd Edition. Two lessons into Gregg Transcription Simplified and I'm ...

01 April 2015

Waste No Time in Get-Away

Some sage advice from Dr. Gregg himself appeared in the April 1940 issue of The Gregg Writer, and a drill to remember those R rules. Attac...

To a Reindeer Round-Up

This narrative written in Anniversary was serialized in the April to June 1940 issues of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: to-a-reindeer-roun...

Hiding Place

This entertaining story written in Simplified appeared in the April 1957 issue of Today's Secretary. Attachment: hiding-place.pdf

Penmanship Practice - April 2015

Penmanship Practice - April 2015 From the April 1940 issue of The Gregg Writer. Click here for a full view.