29 May 2015

Any exercise/assignments that go with Gregg simplified?

I'd like to ask if there are any extra exercises or reading materials available after each chapter or lesson in the simplified manual. I...

28 May 2015

NYPL blog entry on "Researching Shorthand"

The full title of this blog post published on May 27, 2015 is "Despotic Characters: Researching Shorthand at the New York Public Librar...

27 May 2015

Did Dr. Gregg meet with Samuel Morse? Why don't Morse operators write in GS?

I have spoken with several ham radio operators who use Morse code, and none of them use or learned Gregg shorthand, nor do they know of any ...

26 May 2015

Any Eclectic Shorthand Writers in the Forum?

I received the following email. If you're interested, please let me know and I will connect you with Connor. --------------- When loo...

24 May 2015

18 May 2015

Diamond Jubilee Brief Forms & Frequently Used Phrases -- with keys!

Diamond Jubilee Brief Forms & Frequently Used Phrases -- with keys! Back when I took shorthand in high school, it used to drive me nuts that we didn't have a key or...

16 May 2015

Teacher's Guide for Gregg Notehand (1960)

Teacher's Guide for Gregg Notehand (1960) I finished scanning in the Teacher's Guide for Gregg Notehand (1960). Here's the link to th...

15 May 2015

Gregg Trivia

Time for a trivia question: How old was Louis Leslie when he started working in The Gregg Publishing Company? Anyone knows the answer?

Teaching Children Shorthand?

I'm a homeschooling parent.  I learned the Diamond Jubilee version of shorthand when I was in high school back in the 80's.  Thanks ...

two notes about Gregg Simplified

• Textbook’s 60th Anniversary According to Amazon, June 1st will be the 60th anniversary of the publication of Gregg Shorthand Manual Simp...

14 May 2015

Criticisms and Analyses

The Louis Leslie Collection at Rider University includes a Pitmanite response to Gregg shorthand under the title An American Light Liner . ...

01 May 2015

The Best Asset

This piece written in Pre-Anniversary (1902) Gregg appeared in the September 1906 issue of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: the-best-asset.p...

The Gladness of Nature

This poem written in Pre-Anniversary (1902) appeared in the May 1910 issue of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: the-gladness-of-nature.pdf

The Turning Point of My Career

This piece written in Anniversary appeared in the May 1948 issue of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: the-turning-point-of-my-career.pdf

The Optimist Likely to Succeed

This selection written in Pre-Anniversary (1902) Gregg appeared in the September 1906 issue of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: the-optimist...

All Else in the World

This essay written in Pre-Anniversary (1902) Gregg appeared in the May 1910 issue of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: all-else-in-the-world....

Something for the Birds

This entertaining story in Simplified appeared in the May 1957 issue of Today's Secretary. Attachment: something-for-the-birds.pdf

Penmanship Practice - May 2015

Penmanship Practice - May 2015 From the May 1948 issue of The Gregg Writer. Click here for a full view.