22 September 2016

A fresh approach to Gregg Shorthand?

I was re-reading some of the posts about Notehand, S90 and, recently, Centennial, and started to think that the publishers of Gregg Sho...

18 September 2016

Which System of Shorthand Should we Learn?

Which System of Shorthand Should we Learn? This booklet is available on Ebay . . . intriguing title.  And I can't even speculate about what the answer might be, despite the name o...

14 September 2016

Dictation Disc Company Set 482

Dictation Disc Company Set 482 I've digitized another Dictation Disc Company record set (482).  This one includes 24 dictations that range from 60 to 90 WPM.  Most of ...

13 September 2016

Set of Shorthand Books for Sale

Set of Shorthand Books for Sale I just received a note from a lady selling her mother's shorthand books. They are the Anniversary editions of "The Great Stone Face...

12 September 2016

brief form gentlemen

Anyone have any idea why they leave the word "gentlemen" out of the brief form lists?

04 September 2016

Centennial and Series 90 Publications and course of study

I'm creating a new post since my question diverges considerably from the original topic ("How Playing an Instrument Benefits Your B...

01 September 2016

How Playing an Instrument Benefits Your Brain

How Playing an Instrument Benefits Your Brain This interesting selection from TED-Ed about the benefits of playing musical instruments appeared in video form and I transcribed it i...

Try Giving Yourself Away

Try Giving Yourself Away This essay by David Dunn appeared in Forbes Magazine. It became immensely popular, and it was later expanded and published in book form . ...

Rio Olympics 2016: Five Olympics, Five Phases of Michael Phelps

Rio Olympics 2016: Five Olympics, Five Phases of Michael Phelps This article from the BBC talks about the life and struggles of Michael Phelps, up to his 200 meter butterfly race win in the Rio Olymp...

Penmanship Practice - September 2016

Penmanship Practice - September 2016 From the September 1931 issue of The Gregg Writer. Click here for a full view.