Current Issue

Sept. 17, 2014

Vol. 115, No. 1

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,

Paris, SW France, Provence, Italy: Apartments, homes, chateaux.,

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: 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.

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.

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.

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

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.

Scottish Castle: Blair Estate. On 250 acres of parkland in Ayrshire, close to some of Europe’s finest golf courses — the perfect place for a reunion/family celebration/vacation. Beautifully renovated with 19 luxurious bedrooms. Available on an exclusive, fully-catered and staffed basis. 30 minutes from Glasgow Airport with direct flights from the US., +44-1294-833100.

Cortona, Italy: 1700’s restored Farmhouse, 80 acres — Tuscany/Umbria border. 4BR, 3BA, pool, guest house., 941-964-2292. k’60.


USVI, St. John: Extraordinary hillside home overlooking Rendezvous Bay. 4 BR, 4 Baths. Pool. Wrap terracing. Amazing 180 degree ocean views., k’04, ’08.

United States Northeast

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:

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

Glamorous Soho Six Room Loft for Rent: Old world details and modern day living come together in this grand Soho loft. Built in 1886, loft has original cast iron beams, 14 foot ceilings, a huge, open plan living room, 12 oversized windows, facing north and east onto tree lined and cobblestoned Mulberry Street. Spacious MBR with walk in closet and full bath with soaking tub, 2nd BR can fit sitting area and desk, 3rd room for office, den or child's room. Modern high end appliances in open Kitchen. Equipped with laundry, two large storage closets and open storage. 21 unit luxury condominium building in a “destination” neighborhood with 24-hour doorman, direct keyed elevator access and a magnificent roof garden. Email for details and pricing. *86

United States Southeast

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

Hobe Sound, FL: Enjoy ‘Brigadoon by the Sea!’ 3BR/3BA home, pool, jacuzzi, bike to Jupiter Island. $3,300/month, 540-661-0068, k’50.

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.

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

Santa Fe, NM: 4BR, 3 ˝BA vacation home, gorgeous décor, 3,250 sq. ft. SW style, A/C, large FR, patio/fenced yard — pets ok, enclosed decks, arroyo view, privacy, short or long term, 818-257-0508, ’69.

For Rent

United States West

Hot Spring Resort: Climb 14,196' Mount Princetion in Colorado. A New Definition of Rustic. Enjoy a day an extended stay at these 100% natual and odorless hot springs located at the base of Mount Princeton—a perfect complement to your mountain excursion. Treat yourself to a day at the spa; create your own personal hot spring pool along Chalk Creek. This year-round resort offers many different lodging opportunities, dining facililities, spa treatments, Concierge services, meeting and event spaces. Mount Princeton, Hot Spring Resort • Nathrop Colorado. 855-258-6710, 15870 County Road 162 Nathrop, Colorado 81236.

Park City, Utah: Stunning, 7BR house with separate apartment. Sleeps 20, hot tub fits 15! Canyons Resort ski-in, ski-out home — convenient access to renowned Alta and Snowbird resorts. 10 minutes to Park City. Enjoy all four seasons!, ’89.


Sail. Antarctica. Fjords – Sail the waters of Darwin and Scott. Amazing wildlife. Adventure of a lifetime. Owned and operated by Princeton Alumna. Quijote Expeditions.

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:

Views of Squam Lake & Mountains — $2,495,000: This 28 acre hilltop estate is the jewel of Center Harbor. An original Royal Barry Wills home lovingly restored with 6 fireplaces, 6 bedrooms & 7 baths. It is a rare find and a perfect venue for those who are seeking something special for family reunions, holidays or corporate retreats. Car collectors will delight in the carriage house w/turntable for managing up to 12 cars. Contact Ellen Mulligan, 603-387-0369,, Coldwell Banker RB, 603-253-4345

Lake Winnipesuakee Adirondak Masterpiece — $3,595,000: Sophisticated design & incomparable quality embraced by timeless architecture; this extraordinary home was designed & constructed with perfection! Sited on a sweeping 204' WF lot with sunsets & picturesque views of Meredith Bay. Over 7600sf of living space with a designers kitchen, summer kitchen in lower level, 6 bedrooms, 7 baths, 3 fireplaces, extensive stone patios, walkways, sandy beach & covered U-shaped dock. Contact Ellen Mulligan, 603-387-0369,, Coldwell Banker RB, 603-253-4345

Private Sale — Naples, FL: Designer home in the exclusive Knightsbridge estates of Kensington G&CC. 4BR, 3.5BA, separate master suite/bath including his/hers w.c., library, open kitchen, FR, DR, LR, large spa —pool terrace, outdoor kitchen. Gated, on secluded site with expansive tropical views of lake/golf course. Offered at $1.4 million. Email, 239-272-8352, w’46, p’72.

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,

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

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.

Sell to a tiger! Whether you are selling your primary residence or a second home, advertise in PAW and reach your fellow alumni. Contact Colleen Finnegan at or 609.258.4886.

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Fantastic investment opportunities in the most cosmopolitan city of South America. Brand new or currently under construction apartments at cost price. Enquiries:,

Punta Del Este, Uruguay: Extraordinary Real Estate investing opportunity in the most exclusive seaside resort of South America. Magnificent ocean views, World-class restaurants, shopping entertainment and art galleries.,


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).

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Calling All Princeton Authors! Put your book in the hands of 69,000 readers in our Princeton Authors holiday reading advertising section. Join fellow alumni, faculty, and University staff authors in promoting your book. Cover date: December 3, Space deadline: October 23. Contact Advertising Director Colleen Finnegan,, 609-258-4886

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

Writing Services

Writing and editing services, specializing in memoirs and biographies. Princeton English honors major, graduate Columbia journalism, 34 years as writer, editor and columnist at The Philadelphia Inquirer.,, 610-642-5318.

Items For Sale

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

Sumptuous hats (; Hat maker’s directory (

Antique Princeton Dinner Plates. Fine 1930 blue Wedgewood, excellent condition, set of 11. $825.00. 952-937-8658,, ’53.

Positions 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

Writer/Editor/Outreach: Seeking intelligent, experienced media professional with a remarkable talent for communications, engaging and entertaining writing, and thorough research. Strong research skills (interview prep, article and pitch development) and writing skills (snappy, energetic, intelligent writing that appeals to a wide audience) are a must. Preference given to individuals with proven skills in publicity, pitching, and outreach strategies. Excellent salary with benefits. Please email cover letter and resume to


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Wanted to Buy

Vintage Princeton Clothing WANTED TO BUY. 1960s and earlier. Beer jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts etc. — any condition. 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,