JULY 2022 CLARION — NOW ON-LINE

and, it is packed with Old Home Days 2022 photos for you to relive the fun we had last weekend. Your hardcopy will be in the mail tomorrow, June 30. You may CLICK ON THIS LINK, or or the front cover below to access and read this twenty page issue.

Don’t forget your copy of
DID YOU KNOW THAT?
EXPLORATIONS INTO WALPOLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE HISTORY

Ten years of DYKT history from THE WALPOLE CLARION
111 articles with 268 images, 313 pages

Copies ($20) will be available during the band concert on the Common July 3. Look for the display at the first house on the west side, south of the Town Hall.

RAY BOAS, Publisher

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JUST PUBLISHED — A NEW WALPOLE HISTORY BOOK

DID YOU KNOW THAT?
EXPLORATIONS INTO WALPOLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE HISTORY

by Ray Boas

Ten years of DYKT history from THE WALPOLE CLARION
111 articles with 268 images, 313 pages

This book is a compilation of my local history writings as published the past ten years in the CLARION column, DID YOU KNOW THAT? – I felt they had to be under one cover, as one collection, and the perfect time would be to have it available starting during OLD HOME DAYS 2022

OLD HOME DAYS PRICE — $20 a copy

Available during Old Home Days – Saturday – June 25
West Side of Common – 44 Elm Street (under a white tent on drive)
or contact me at anytime to pick up your copy or copies.
Email: rayboas@comcast.net or call 603 756-4545 — thank you, RAY

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JULY 2022 CLARION — CLOSING DATE — JUNE 22

The last time I used the term “Baker’s Week” I was not sure, but I checked, and according to the Urban Dictionary, this is your “Bakers’s Week”– eight day notice prior to the closing date for the July issue of the CLARION on June 22, Wednesday next week.

I have completed some writing, and two other inputs have arrived. You are all busy getting ready and excited for Old Home Days (OHD) I hope.The full OHD schedule is the centerfold in the June CLARION, but you can also see it by CLICKING THIS LINK. My book, DID YOU KNOW THAT… EXPLORATIONS INTO WALPOLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE HISTORY is at the bindery, and should be ready to be released on Saturday, June 25. You will get more notification and details on how to get your copy of the limited printing.

If you have any questions, or would like to place an advertisement to reach the almost 2,000 addresses the CLARION is mailed to (not to mention the world-wide reach on-line), please contact me. Hope to hear from you soon.

Thank you, RAY BOAS, Publisher

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JUNE 2022 CLARION — NOW ON-LINE

Yes Memorial Day approaches with the post office closed on Monday for the holiday, and Howard Printing finished up a tad early so I could get June in the mail to you. And, in the centerfold of this issue you will find the entire schedule for OLD HOME DAYS 2022 beginning Friday June 25 for the weekend, and with a Block Party to start the excitement on Wednesday the 23rd. If you would like to print out the schedule you can do so from the sidebar link on the CLARION website. Just CLICK ON THIS LINK for the PDF of the June issue, or on the front cover below.

Earlier this week I reviewed the proofs for DID YOU KNOW THAT…? EXPLORATIONS INTO WALPOLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE HISTORY – a compilation of ten years of my history articles that have appeared in the CLARION. Make sure to stop and see me during OLD HOME DAYS to get your copy of this new 316 page book.

Stay safe, stay well, and have fun when we can finally again celebrate our “little piece of heaven” here in Walpole, New Hampshire.

Yours, RAY BOAS, Publisher

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JUNE 2022 CLARION – CLOSING DATE – MAY 21

Upon us again, with but one full weekend to go. Your June issue of the CLARION will close on Saturday May 21, for inputs, and the files will go to the printer to begin printing on Monday, May 23, so you should have your hardcopy in hand prior to the Memorial Day weekend.

Inputs have already arrived and have been placed in the layout. Information about events during Old Home Days, the end of June, will be in the issue for your fun planning after a COVID induced hiatus of five years.You can CLICK ON THIS LINK to see the Old Home Day tentative schedule, and this page will be updated when the committee provides updates to the CLARION.

If you have any questions, or would like to place an advertisement to reach the almost 2,000 addresses the CLARION is mailed to (not to mention the world-wide reach on-line), please contact me. 

Thank you, RAY BOAS, Publisher

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MAY 2022 CLARION – NOW ON-LINE

In the mail and soon to be delivered, and now also on-line for readers both in and out of town to enjoy. Yes, a reader in Maine contributed to this issue. Who is next? So, to read this issue, CLICK ON THIS LINK for the PDF, or on the front cover below.

The compilation of my “Did You Know That…?” history articles from the past ten years will be going to the printer this coming Thursday, and will be available for Old Home Days this year. With over 300 pages there are over 100 articles and close to 300 historical images. With a limited printing, you will not want to miss out and get a copy.

And, finally, please take note of the page one article “Watch Your Step.” Surfaces alongside of the Common have been damaged and potentially dangerous. If you are aware of similar roadside problems around down, please advise the selectboard in writing.

Enjoy the coming warm months – RAY BOAS, Publisher

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MAY 2022 – CLARION CLOSING DATE – APRIL 22

I have started my writing for the May issue of THE WALPOLE CLARION, and now it is your turn to keyboard away and submit your news to share with the community. Submissions for the next issue of THE WALPOLE CLARION are due just a week and a few hours away – Friday, April 22.

The most important upcoming event is in June, the COVID postponed OLD HOME DAYS is back. If you CLICK ON THIS LINK you can see the tentative schedule the CLARION has been provided. But, please as the world is coming back alive, hopefully you have some news and events to share as the weather is turning to summer – at this moment I hear the rain on my roof as I am typing, and I know that leads to flowers coming forth.

If you have any questions, or would like to place an advertisement to reach the almost 2,000 addresses the CLARION is mailed to (not to mention the world-wide reach on-line), please contact me.

Thank you, RAY BOAS, Publisher

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APRIL 2022 CLARION – NOW ON-LINE

And, a tad earlier than usual – no fooling. Late tomorrow the hardcopies will be at the post offices for delivery, but I thought I would post the issue on line now, Sunday night, when people do seem to read my posts. And, something for you to look at prior to the Oscars.

So CLICK ON THIS LINK for the April Issue, or on the front page below, and, enjoy.

I have almost completed a 300 page compilation of my history “Did You Know That…?” articles from the past ten years. The book will be available for Old Home Days this year with almost 120 articles and around 200 images. More details to come.

Catch you next month, the May issue closes on 22 April, so do get your submissions and ads to me before then. Thank you, RAY BOAS, Publisher

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APRIL 2022 – CLARION CLOSING DATE – MARCH 21

Here we go again with time passing too quickly. Submissions for the next issue of THE WALPOLE CLARION are due just a week away – Monday, March 21. My list of submissions already has some entries, and those articles and images placed on the working draft for April.

So, do not delay, type away, and email your submissions to me. And, I always acknowledge receipt, so if you do not hear from me the electrons went astray somewhere along the way. If you have any questions, please contact me, and new or return advertisers are welcome to contact me as well.

Soon we may even be able to start a “new normal.” In the meantime – Stay Safe and Stay Well, Yours, RAY BOAS, Publisher

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MARCH 2022 CLARION – NOW ON-LINE

A short month, a snowy day changing my plans, and the March CLARION is ready for the mails. Since you may be home staying safe and want something to read I have posted the March issue on-line. March is always an important election issue providing you information on warrant articles, and candidates competing for Town positions to serve their community. Read their bios so you can make an educated vote on March 8.

Wildlife continues to also enjoy our slice of heaven, and readers have “captured them on film” to share with you. So, CLICK THIS LINK to read the March issue, or the front page below.

Stay safe and well, and see you at Town Meeting, March 12 – RAY BOAS, Publisher

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