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by Gary Scharoff
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Welcome to the New/Old Message Board
Replies: 0
Views: 7343

Welcome to the New/Old Message Board

Here is the old school message board with postings from the original website back in 2000 - feel free to read and post to this board.
by Gary Scharoff
Sat Dec 15, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Former Alton Brothers Member Makes An Appearance
Replies: 0
Views: 25615

Former Alton Brothers Member Makes An Appearance

Rumor has it that a former member of the Alton Brothers was recently seen performing in public...this video was posted on youtube as proof!


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sal8ddpJx6o
by Gary Scharoff
Tue Jul 03, 2007 11:59 am
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Peter Guralnick in Prospect Park - July 21st
Replies: 1
Views: 12932

Re: Peter Guralnick in Prospect Park - July 21st

Nice catch...thought he was writing books...did not know he was still playing!!! Gary Scharoff [quote="arichman"]For anyone interested, I just saw that Peter is playing at the bandshell in Prospect Park Brooklyn on July 21st. http://www.celebratebrooklyn.com/celebrate/schedule_2007.asp If anyone is ...
by Gary Scharoff
Thu Jun 14, 2007 10:07 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Another Alton Alum makes good!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 24739

Another Alton Alum makes good!!!

Was just googling Camp Alton and came across this article in the December issue of Columbia College today.. http://www.college.columbia.edu/cct/nov_dec06/cover.php about Tom Kitt composer of the musical High Fidelity...where he specifically mentions how he got interested in music while a camper at A...
by Gary Scharoff
Wed Nov 08, 2006 7:09 am
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: The little people win one!!
Replies: 2
Views: 15323

Re: Environmental impact of new house

[quote="Duvke"]I can recall an environmental atrocity perpetrated in the waters off Commisioners Rock by a certain BU Law Alum far more devastating to the habitats of Clay Point than any big house and car museum.[/quote]

We need at least a hint if we can't get any details!!!
by Gary Scharoff
Sat Oct 28, 2006 10:05 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: The little people win one!!
Replies: 2
Views: 15323

The little people win one!!

This is late but still pertinent to the history of Alton... [b]THE LACONIA DAILY SUN, Saturday May 20,2006[/b] [i]By Ray Carbone[/i] ALTON- For more than 30 of his neighbors, it was good news last week when Bob Bahre, the owner of the New Hampshire International Speedway (NHIS), announced he dropped...
by Gary Scharoff
Wed Aug 23, 2006 11:25 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Flag Rush Preparation OR one helluva party!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 24561

Flag Rush Preparation OR one helluva party!!!!!!!!!

Thanks to Bob Bahre we could have had a real nice stage for Flag Rush or anything else...according to the photographer the stage measures a little over 1/3 of an acre...it covers a good part of the A-Field...simply amazing [img]http://www.winnipesaukee.com/photopost/data/503/BahreParty.jpg[/img] Pho...
by Gary Scharoff
Thu Jul 20, 2006 10:15 am
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Phin Tobe???
Replies: 1
Views: 12272

Phin Tobe???

Got an email today from Robert L. Cohen (1955-1958) inquiring if Phineas is still with us...does anyone know about that? Also was wondering the whereabouts of Eddie Goldman the music counselor from that period and whether an article that he saw about Steve Egbert (an attorney) was the same Steve Egb...
by Gary Scharoff
Wed May 10, 2006 1:48 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Testing, Testing, 1,2,3,
Replies: 3
Views: 12894

Sorry Accidentally Deleted this message

Sorry Judah...I was trying to move some messages around and accidentally deleted the original..and had to re-enter the information...

That is why it is out of date order...

Gary
by Gary Scharoff
Wed May 10, 2006 1:40 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Testing, Testing, 1,2,3,
Replies: 3
Views: 12894

Re: Testing, Testing, 1,2,3,

[quote="Judah Plotner"]There are three possibe reasons as to why there have not been any postings (other than from Gary) since the inception of the new message board: 1. People have nothing important to say (doubtful as that never stopped anyone before) 2. Everyone is so totally confused by the new ...
by Gary Scharoff
Wed May 10, 2006 1:33 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: 2006 Annual Alton - Marson Dinner - SAVE THE DATE
Replies: 2
Views: 12528

Re: Marson Associates Dinner

You would think...but then this is a tradition!


[quote="M.Brecker"]Would not a late Sunday afternoon be more propitious than a Tuesday evening for those a bit of a distance from Boston?[/quote]
by Gary Scharoff
Mon May 08, 2006 7:12 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: viva las vegas
Replies: 2
Views: 12193

Re: viva las vegas

What no pictures??? [quote="jcopeland"]I bumped into the Lewin wedding clan at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. My group had the ballroom across the way from the Lewin Bros, Stone Bros,Kasher Bros, Mitch Ross, and more. It was sureal to see so many altonites in one room. My Best to all of you. JC[/quote]
by Gary Scharoff
Mon May 08, 2006 10:57 am
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Another Danny Jacobson postcard!
Replies: 4
Views: 16021

Re: old message board

Unfortunately one can't ever go back...you see things are always evolving and although the "OLD" board was easy to follow and use it was also about as secure to my web hosting server as are our borders to illegal immigrants...and I had to lock down the gates...so even though you feel like you are lo...
by Gary Scharoff
Sun Mar 19, 2006 4:19 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Roberts Cove Marina
Replies: 0
Views: 24318

Roberts Cove Marina

Had a minute or 2 to spare :roll: and did a google search for some camp stuff and came up with this site for the Marina http://www.robertscovebasin.com/ and better yet a picture of Irving Roberts [img]http://www.robertscovebasin.com/Photos%20top/PA300014.jpg[/img] and the Canteen now known as The Ga...
by Gary Scharoff
Thu Feb 23, 2006 1:52 pm
Forum: General Camp Discussions
Topic: Great Postcard posted on another website
Replies: 1
Views: 12269

Follow-up on the author of the postcard!!!

Now isn't this a good one it turns out he became a TV writer and producer...I bet he wouldn't want this postcard being seen

Check out [url]http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.h ... A96E948260[/url]

Does anyone know Danny Jacobson??