Current Issue

Mar. 18, 2015

Vol. 115, No. 9

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!

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 1st: Sunny, quiet, comfortable furnished 2-bedroom. Available for long-term rental. 2500E/m.

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.

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.

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

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

Going to Italy? Let a Stanford alum who lives there guide and drive you. He’ll follow your lead if you wish or he’ll surprise you with discoveries he’s made — over nearly 20 years — off “the beaten track.” Or both! Your wishes are his commands.

Paris Luxembourg, Port Royal and Saint Jacques, full of light, large one bedroom apartment, 75m.sq., completely redesigned, elegant furnishing, antiques. 950 euros/week,

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: 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. Email:

For Rent

United States Northeast

Cape Cod – Wellfleet: Modern, 2,700+ sq. ft., architect-designed home in prime Lieutenant Island location. Views and privacy. 2 master suites, 2˝ baths on 2 levels; 3rd floor loft; sleeps 8 comfortably. Walk to private bay beach; short drive to ocean beaches, ponds. Paul Berman ’88,

Vacation on the longest sandy beach in Maine! Beautifully furnished home, sleeps 10. Available June, September, October. $3000/week., k’86.

Nantucket Oceanfront: Charming, antique-filled cottage on five acre oceanfront estate. Sleeps six comfortably. $3,500–$6,700 weekly, May–October. Discount for multi weeks. for details/pictures. ’63.

Princeton, BEDENS BROOK CLUB AREA. Full service, luxury vacation rental. Five bedroom, six bath home. Private, park setting. All new renovation, furnishings, grounds.,

Nantucket Shimmo: 5 bedrooms, 3 baths. Harbor view. for pictures, rates, availability., ’66.

“A High Pressure Job Deserves a Low Pressure Vacation:” Westport Island, Maine. Historic 1850’s farmhouse, 3BR, 2BA. Magnificent saltwater views, 600´ shoreline, peaceful setting: birding, hiking, kayaking. Easy access to attractions/dining. Tarbox Cottage, 800-823-9501.

Martha’s Vineyard, Edgartown: heated pool, central air, 1.5 landscaped acres, 5BR/4BA, sleeps 10. Jo Rein ’90,, 914-834-6948.

Maine: Acadia National Park; Bar Harbor/Ellsworth area. Lakefront cottage, kayaks, canoe, rowboat. $750/wk. 207-671-2726., 

Cape Cod: Waterfront estate (sleeps 20) in charming Osterville near many public golf courses. Boathouse, dock, hot tub, kayaks, sunsets. Perfect for family reunions, fall excursions., s’70. 

Mountain Lodge on Lehigh River, PA: Waterfalls, fishing, swimming, tennis. Sleeps 13, $1,400/week, June–October., 617-519-6114.

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.


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

Teen Travel

PRINCETON EARLY ACTION: “Laura’s counselor said she felt that the CCP was instrumental in Laura’s early decision acceptance at Princeton.” –Hockessin, DE. 29th CCP College Prep Programme Summer 2015. College Level Courses in London; Optional Trip to Paris.

Real Estate For Sale

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

Own your corner of France. Small studio, private backyard, in Antony, 20 minutes from Southern Paris. $190,000. Call Marie Philippe 952-847-3616. 

Exquisite Governors Lane Townhouse in Princeton, move-in ready with 4 br, 3.5 baths, renovated kitchen, two fireplaces, skylights, private garden, two-car garage in wooded community. Contact Michael Richardson@ Kurfiss Sotheby 609-647-4523. ’67, *71.

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

Investment Opportunities

SEEKING INVESTORS FOR REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT: Investment VISA EB-5 for permanent resident (323) 898-8603 |


Complimentary Memberships for Men seeking a meaningful relationship. Manhattan-based matchmaker. 212-877-5151;, — Where Oxbridge and the Ivy League collide. Over a decade of successful matchmaking. 

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Positions Available

New York — Personal and Childcare Assistant Wanted, Housing Included. Devoted professional couple seeking a highly intelligent, amiable, responsible individual to help keep their two wonderful, busy, school-aged boys on track Monday through Friday. Assistant will be provided their own separate apartment (on a different floor from the family’s), rent-free, in addition to excellent compensation including health insurance and three weeks of paid vacation. This is a full-time, year-round position for which we would ask a minimum two-year commitment. Interviewing now and hoping to find the perfect candidate to start with the family in the spring. If interested, please submit cover letter and resume to

Personal Assistant: Highly intelligent, resourceful individual with exceptional communication skills and organizational ability needed to support a busy executive. Primary responsibilities include coordinating a complex schedule, assisting with travel, and providing general office help in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. An active approach to problem-solving is essential. Prior experience assisting a high-level executive is a plus. We offer a casual atmosphere in a beautiful space, working as part of an extraordinary group of gifted, interesting individuals. This is a full-time position in New York with excellent compensation and benefits, as well as significant upside potential and management possibilities. Please e-mail your resume to Please note that, due to the high number of respondents, we will unfortunately be unable to reply to every inquiry. 

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


1946 copyright PU reproduction color print of George Washington at the Battle of Princeton by Charles Willson Peale, 1784. Framed by Gallery 100, 25” X 39”. Inquire of CK Escher, s’67, *71:

Wanted to Buy

Vintage Princeton Clothing wanted. 1970s and earlier. Beer jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts etc. 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,