28 July 2015

Syllabic Writing (a book)

A few months ago I saw a book titled Syllabic Writing for sale online. The description was sparse: the listing only gave the title, said it...

"A Refresher Course in Gregg Shorthand"

I was just perusing eBay and saw this book - A Refresher Course in Gregg Shorthand" by John Robert Gregg offered for sale.   I am not g...

26 July 2015

Need tips for studying Anni from the Functional Method manuals pls...

I have chosen Anniversary as my version to learn !!!  Whew... that decision is out of the way. Please give me some advice for studying fro...

25 July 2015

If at first you don't succeed.........

I joined this site in mid-2013 and was amazed at the incredible amount of information about Gregg Shorthand that Carlos and others have prov...

24 July 2015

Ethel Merman

I happened to read that she was a trained secretary who took shorthand much faster than her personal assistant. Apparently, she never went t...

23 July 2015

Internet Archive's Audio Archives

I don't know if this has been posted here before, but we found these old dictation recordings on the Internet Archive website .  They ev...

19 July 2015

New member

Hello guys I love this site. Not sure how to post, but I wanted this to appear under the new members bit. I have never used a site like th...

18 July 2015

Steno Pad Holders by Tactical Notebook Covers

View of inner pen pocket and clear pocket  I don't know if you do product reviews here, but I recently came across a steno pad hold...

01 July 2015

An Expedient in Vocabulary Study

An Expedient in Vocabulary Study This vocabulary chart appeared in the February 1922 issue of The Gregg Writer. Attachment: an-e...

A Wordsign Chart

A Wordsign Chart The following chart of Pre-Anniversary (1916) wordsigns appeared in the January 1922 issue of The...

American Leaders - Washington

The following essay by Charles William Elliot about President Washington was written in Pre-Anniversary (1916) and serialized in the Febru...

Bachelor Boss

A story written in Simplified that appeared in the November 1952 issue of Today's Secretary. Attachment: bachelor-boss.pdf

Penmanship Practice - July 2015

Penmanship Practice - July 2015 From the July 1922 issue of The Gregg Writer. Click here for a full view.