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Nov. 12, 2014

Vol. 115, No. 4

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:

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.

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

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.

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

Paris, Tuileries Gardens: Beautifully-appointed, spacious, 1BR queen, 6th floor, elevator, concierge., w*49.

France, Dordogne-Lot. Dream house, mythic village. Wonderful restaurants, markets, vineyards, bicycling, swimming. (Alumni Discount)., 617-608-1404.

Central Paris apartment: Elegant spacious (900 sqft), 2BR off Le Marais., 215-715-2095.

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

Paris, large, elegant studio near the Arc de Triomphe. Weekly $1,000. WiFi.

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

Berlin Countryside Manor: 6BR, 6.5BA. Complete restoration 2014. Biking, walking, swimming, cultural excursions. Jolie von Arnim ’95,

Vienna, Austria: Ideally located in the center of town, quiet 2BR, 2BA flat, kitchen, large LR and DR. Near Opera, St. Stephan’s Cathedral, museums, shopping and restaurants., ’54.

Heart of historic Paris: stylish, elegant, spacious 2BR apartment, wood beamed, Place Dauphine, 1st arrondissement, near Pont Neuf, Notre Dame. 2 week minimum rental.,, ’73.


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

Central America

Costa Rica Luxury Villas/Condos. Ocean Views, Beach Club, Concierge, Golf, Spa, Adventures!, 305-600-0766,


San Miguel, Mexico: Quintessential colonial, 3 bedrooms, 4 baths, kitchen, courtyard, gas fireplaces, rooftop view. Four blocks to the Jardin. Includes cook/cleaning., +1 (202) 903-8143. k’58,’62.

United States Northeast

Waitsfield, VT: (MadRiver, Sugarbush): Circa 1860 farmhouse, 6BR, 3BA, fireplace. Stowe — 19 miles. 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. Email:

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

Stratton, Vermont ski house. Walk to gondola. 3 bedrooms. Gail Barcelo, 609-921-3383.

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

Santa Fe, NM: 4BR, 3 ½BA 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.

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.

Have a fabulous second home to rent? Advertise it in PAW where you will reach readers that will treat your home as their own! For information on placing an ad contact advertising director, Colleen Finnegan,, 609-258-4886.


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


Travel to Iran? Yes! No U.S. restrictions. Welcoming people, luxury hotels, World Heritage Sites. Travel anytime. Visit:, 828-505-3439.

Office Space for Rent

92 Nassau Street — Princeton: Two room office suite available on fourth floor of Lower Pyne (Hamilton Jeweler Building) overlooking FitzRandolph Gate. 609-924-6294 or, p’09.

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, 

Maryland’s Eastern Shore/Chesapeake Bay: Beautiful waterfront, small towns, close to Baltimore, Washington, DC. Marguerite Beebe w’57, BENSON AND MANGOLD, 410-310-2304.

SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH $499K: Magnificent brick/slate-roof Georgian. 5 BRs, 3 full & 2 half baths. Chef’s kitchen. Living/dining/breakfast, paneled library/sun porch. Oak floors, 3 fireplaces, marble trim, custom millwork/wainscoting, stunning wallpaper. Double staircases. Wormy-chestnut family room with wet bar. Fenced back yard. 2-car attached garage. Move-in-condition., ID 24005432, 800-843-6963.

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.,

LITCHFIELD, CT: Fox Run Farm is an architecturally designed ridge top 11 room, 5 bedroom home containing 3845 s/f of spacious rooms overlooking your own paddocks, stable, pool, hot tub, workshop
and garaging for 5 cars on its 6.44 acres. Impeccably maintained residence, outbuildings, grounds & stunning sunsets. ’53. $1,295,000. FAHEY ASSOCIATES, REALTORS, Litchfield, CT 06759 • TEL: 860-567-9405. Web: Email:

Sell to a tiger! Whether you are selling your primary residence or a second home, advertise in PAW and reach your fellow alumni. For assistance with placing your ad contact advertising director, Colleen Finnegan at or 609.258.4886.


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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

College Guidance/Consultation: Summers Academy offers a holistic and unique approach to college guidance and preparation for high school students in NJ and NYC. Megan Summers (Princeton ’06, Columbia ’14),, You are more than just your score!

Edvice Princeton is an educational consulting firm led by former Princeton University Director of Admission, Steve LeMenager. Steve and his team help students and families navigate the complexities of the admission process for both schools and

Items For Sale

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

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

Help Wanted: Place your ad here., 609.258.4886.


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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,