Current Issue

July 9, 2014

Vol. 114, No. 15

For Rent


Paris St Germain & Isl - Call today! Superbly-restored centuries-old elegance in St. Germain 7th and Ile St Louis. Sunny. Fireplace. Antiques. Latest bath, kitchen. Maid service. Discounts. Pleasant, attentive help from owner! 415-722-8077

Provence: Stunning, updated farmhouse, magnificent Mediterranean/mountain views. Antiques. Lovely kitchen, gardens, pools. 609-924-7520.

Rome: Bright, elegant apartment. Marvelous beamed ceilings. Antiques. Walk to Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain. 609-683-3813,

Italy/Tuscany: Ancestral villa with sweeping views. Olive groves, vineyards, gardens. Antiques. Updated kitchen, baths. Pool. 609-683-3813,

Provence: Delightful five-bedroom stone farmhouse, facing Roman theater. Pool, WiFi. 860-672-6607.

Paris, Left Bank: Elegant apartment off Seine in 6th. Short walk to Louvre, Notre Dame. 609-924-7520,

Paris, Marais: Elegant, 2 bedroom, 2 bath apartment, vibrant Pompidou museum/sidewalk café quarter on 13c pedestrian street, full kitchen, w/d, AC, cable., 212-473-9472.

Florence Country house on 54 mountain acres. Fantastic views. $120/day. E-mail:

Rome Historic Center: 2–4 bedrooms. Elegant and spacious. All modern conveniences, including Wi-Fi. 503.227.1600;

Paris 13th: 2BR apartment near Seine, Bibliotheque Nationale. Great restaurants, shopping, cinema. 603-924-9535.,

France, Paris–Marais: Exquisite, sunny, quiet one-bedroom apartment behind Place des Vosges. King-size bed, living/dining room, six chairs, full kitchen, washer, dryer, weekly maid service, WiFi, $1350 weekly.

Central apartments in Saint Petersburg, Buenos Aires, Bulgaria, Princeton, Miami.

Villas in Sorrento: Luxury self-catering & full staff villas with A/C in Italy for rent,, +39 81 878 43 58.

Paris: ‘Sunny, Chic, & Fabulous’ — Luxury 2BD/2BA apartment steps from the Louvre. Renovated by top Parisian designers and featured on HGTV’s House Hunters International. Sleeps up to 5. Ashley Maddox ’94,

Paris: Ile St. Louis, elegant top-floor apartment, elevator, updated, well-appointed, gorgeous view. Sleeps 4, maid 3x week. WiFi, TV etc. Inquiries, 678-232-8444.

Italy/Todi: Luxurious 8BR, 7.5BA villa, amazing views, infinity pool, olives, lavender, grapes, vegetable garden, daily cleaner, WiFi. For photos/prices/availability:, #398660. Discount Princeton affiliates. 914-320-2865., p’11.

Paris, Tuileries Gardens: Beautifully-appointed, spacious, 1BR queen, 6th floor, elevator, concierge.

Apartments and Villas in Rome: Save up to 50% on a Hotel fee! (+39) 06 99329392;

France/Provence: Charming hilltop village of Venasque near Avignon. Restored medieval house with apartments. Courtyard and rooftop terraces. Sensational views. $850–$1,500 per week. See,, 413-274-6839.

Villas in Tuscany: Luxury self-catering & full staff villas with A/C in Tuscany for rent,, 310-859-3494.


Water Island. Private family compound. 2 to 20 guests. See, ’73.

Bermuda: Lovely home — pool, spectacular water views, located at Southampton Princess. Walk to beach, golf, tennis, restaurants, shops, spa, lighthouse. Sleeps 15., ’74.

South America

Buenos Aires, Argentina: 2BR, 2BA, charming apartment in Palermo district — historic building, elevator, LR, kitchen, W/D, study, art loft, internet, cable TV. Close to subway, great shopping. Discounts for Tigers! 510-331-9251,

United States Northeast

Castine, Maine: 18th century house in quaint coastal village, 4BR, 3BA,

Waitsfield, VT: 6BR, 3BA, fireplace. Spectacular golf, riding, tennis, biking, hiking. MadRiver swimming. 2 day minimum. 978-922-6903, ’51.

Wellfleet: 4 bedroom beachfront cottage with spectacular views overlooking Cape Cod National Seashore. 609-921-0809 or

Stone Harbor, NJ: On beach, upscale. 570-287-7191. E-mail:

Blue Mountain Lake, NY: historic family “camp” on one of Adirondack Mountains’ most beautiful lakes. 9BR but cozy enough for 2. Dazzling views, secluded site, spacious porch, fireplaces, 2 private islands, boathouse, hiking, fishing, swimming, canoeing. September: $3,000/week. August: possible at higher price.

Sag Harbor sleeps 8 with beach rights., ’77.

United States Southeast

Naples, FL: Renovated 2BR, 2BA condo, sleeps 4. Walk to beach/town.

United States West

Big Sky Montana: Charming 4 BR log home on 20 acres beautifully furnished, spectacular views, Big Sky sunsets, skiing, hiking, fishing and golfing within 5 minutes. Close to Yellowstone National Park and Bozeman. Enjoyment all 4 seasons. 610-225-3286., s’67.

For Rent

United States West

Portland, Oregon: Gorgeous Pearl District loft for rent by the day, week, or month, Kristen Rainey ’97,


Burma (Myanmar) Photo Tour: Explore this quickly evolving country with award-winning professional travel photographer David Cardinal (’81, p’15). Small group size and years of experience get you into the heart of the culture and people. 650-851-8350,


Sail. Antarctica. Fjords – Sail the waters of Darwin and Scott. Amazing wildlife. Adventure of a lifetime. Owned and operated by Princeton Alumna. Reunions. Family. Groups. Teambuilding.

Travel Services

Web Agency—Magadesign. SEO Marketing in Italy. Software MagaRental and App for vacation rentals.

Real Estate For Sale

Private Communities Registry: Take a self-guided tour of the top vacation, retirement and golf communities. Visit:

Arizona: Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Phoenix and Carefree. Houses, condos and lots. Rox Stewart ’63, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty. 602-316-6504. E-mail:

Princeton: Connect with a Specialist. Work with the agent who knows Princeton – the Real Estate market, the University and the Town. Marilyn “Lynne” Durkee, P’93, P’96, P’99. Callaway Henderson Sotheby’s International Realty. Contact Lynne at 609-462-4292,

MOULTONBOROUGH, NH - $2,695,000. Stunning 15 room Lake Winnipesaukee residence sits on a point of land looking out to the center of the lake. 500’ of WF, 1.42 level acres, massive breakwater dock, endless pool, putting green, brilliant sunroom, 2 family rooms, 2 fireplaces, guest suite over 2 car garage. Contact Ellen Mulligan, 603-387-0369. Coldwell Banker RB, 603-253-4345.

Florida Villa: located between Palm Beach and Delray Beach in private Pete Dye golf/country club community. Completely updated, 2800 sq.ft. 3BR, 2BA, large patio — garden setting. $378,000, 561-734-2524. Contact, ’64.

Paris — Wonderful view of Seine: 1BR, 1BA apartment in 17th century building in best area of 6th arrondisment. High beamed ceilings, separate kitchen, hardwood floors. Completely remodeled during 15 years of ownership. Price, photos, full details contact, 415 474 2502, + 33 1 40 51 77 31, p’92, p’95, p’97.

Trout Run: 5 bedroom, 4 bath log cabin. $625,000, Blowing Rock, NC. Email:, ’88.

Bailiwick House Hunterdon County, NJ. Go through a covered bridge to fully restored 5+acre stone farmhouse. Abundant charm in 4BR, 3+bath house, barn office/studio and carriage house apartment. Midway between NYC & Philadelphia, 30 minutes to Princeton. One-of-a-kind has it all. Offered at $1.5M Photos & information at

Sell to a tiger! Sell your primary or second home through an ad in PAW. Info:, 609.258.4886.

Real Estate For Sale/For Rent

Maryland’s Eastern Shore/Chesapeake Bay: Beautiful waterfront, small towns, cultural opportunities. Marguerite Beebe w’57, BENSON AND MANGOLD, 410-310-2304.

Design Services

Steele Interiors Creating beautiful spaces. Invest wisely in your home, office or commercial space. Contact Sarah Steele ’09 for a complimentary design consultation (Greater NYC area). 413.244.0149 •

Educational Services

College/Graduate School Consultant and Writing Specialist. Guidance throughout the college and graduate school admissions process. Teaching in general writing skills (7th grade and up). Contact Allison Baer, Ph.D. (Princeton ’96, Columbia ’03) at 212-874-2424 or visit


Bilingual Books in over 40 Languages! Award-winning children’s books for schools, libraries and families. Founded by Princeton graduate ’89. 5% alumni discount through 2014 (coupon code TIGER). 

Calling All Princeton Authors! Reach 68,000+ readers by advertising your book in PAW. For more information contact, 609.258.4886.

Items For Sale

Natural Colored Diamonds available directly from the Antwerp source. Excellent prices. All colors, shapes, sizes, and most quantities available., s’78.


Princton University: Fellowships in the Creative and Performing Arts. Open this round to emerging artists in theater, music and visual arts, showing exceptional promise. Fellows will spend the 2015-16 and 2016-17 academic years at Princeton, teaching and engaging with the university's lively arts community. Application deadline: September 15, 2014. Funded in part by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. For complete information, guidelines and the online application for the fellowship, please visit

Position Available

High-level Personal Assistant: Seeking highly intelligent and organized individual for High-level Personal/Executive Assistant role, with responsibility for keeping a busy professional and parent on track professionally and personally. This person will help oversee a small staff and assist in managing day-to-day operations and long-term projects. Duties will include researching and producing “bottom-line” reports for principal, managing communication and information flow to/from principal, and helping to coordinate staff activities. Strong project management, communication, and research skills are a must; previous managerial experience is a plus but not required. This is a year-round, full-time position based in New York, with excellent compensation and benefits. Please email your resume and cover letter to

Family Medical Coordinator and Project Manager: Highly intelligent, unusually competent individual with a background in science and exceptional communication skills sought by Manhattan family to research and coordinate family medical and healthcare issues. The right applicant will be detail-oriented and possess the ability to track multiple projects and juggle multiple competing priorities. This person will interface with an in-house team of professionals as well as physicians, medical researchers, and consultants (in academia and otherwise) to ensure delivery of highest-quality medical care to family members. Considerable weight will be given to unusual academic distinction and other intellectual achievements. This is a full-time position with a highly attractive compensation package and significant upside potential. Please send resume to

Personal/Childcare Assistant; Housing Included: New York - Devoted professional couple with three wonderful, school-aged children seeks highly intelligent, amiable, responsible individual to serve as part-time personal assistant helping with child care, educational enrichment, and certain other activities at various times during afternoons, evenings, and weekends. Assistant will have a private room (in a separate apartment with its own kitchen on a different floor from the family’s residence), with private bathroom, in a luxury, doorman apartment building, and will be free to entertain visitors in privacy. We would welcome applications from writers, musicians, artists, or other candidates who may be pursuing other professional goals in the balance of their time. Excellent compensation including health insurance and three weeks of paid vacation, and no charge will be made for rent. This is a year-round position for which we would ask a minimum two-year commitment. If interested, please email resume to


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Youthful, fit 67, Princeton widow, loves living in New York and summering on Boston’s North Shore, would like to share the ocean, films, biographies, good wit, fun friends, the cocktail hour on the porch and just-plain-living-in-the-moment with a good man.

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Summer Events

Princeton Alumni Association of Nantucket Island (PAANI) 45th Annual Summer Gathering. All Alumni, Undergrads, Spouses and Friends Welcome!!! Friday, August 8, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. For Details Contact: Andy Cowherd ’74 at (908) 303-4021 or or Ed O’Lear ’73 at Get PAANI ties and shorts at Murray’s (508) 228-0437.

Wanted to Buy

Vintage Princeton Clothing WANTED TO BUY. 1960s and earlier. Beer jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts etc. — any condition. Please contact me at 609-499-2401,


Princeton Alum Winery: Princeton family (’92, ’87, ’62, ’60) makes acclaimed Pinot, Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc & Chardonnay at Kingston Family Vineyards in Casablanca, Chile,