Saltaire Summery

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By Hugh O’Brien You know it’s going to be a long season when here we are, four weeks after Memorial Day, and it’s still barely past the middle of June. But as always that means two things. First, summer proper is fast approaching, so we can slowly begin imparting some tips about onrushing events. Second, as of this weekend, the …

Saltaire Summary

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By Hugh O’Brien Well, we’re into the late spring doldrums here, that three- or four-week period between Memorial Day and the start in earnest of real summer … made a bit longer this year with the early calendar. Here it is, a week after Memorial Day, and it’s still May. (Although the welcoming vista passengers and crew were presented with …

Saltaire Summary

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By Hugh O’Brien Well, look who’s back. Not me. The old familiar paper, though here in Saltaire you can’t buy it at the old familiar stand, or for that matter, at the old familiar store. Nonetheless, it’s nice to be back in print after last summer’s modest catastrophe and an absence in 2013 altogether. Glad to be here. First, I’m constrained to point out …