Current Issue

Oct. 7, 2015

Vol. 116, No. 2

For Rent


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

Paris, SW France, Provence, Italy. Apartments, homes, chateaux.,, 503-713-8829.

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: Elegant 2–4BR historic apartment, modern conveniences!

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.

Provence: Stunning views from rooftop terraces, french charm throughout apartments in restored medieval house. Sleeps 2-10. Vineyards, boulangerie, restaurants, hiking. $900-$1500/wk,

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

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

Ireland — Scenic Southwest: Stay at private historic house.,, k ’33.

Aix-en-Provence: Cours Mirabeau, heart of town. Well appointed, 2 bedroom apartment, remarkably quiet, steps to shops & restaurants, garage. Perfect for exploring Provence. $1500/week.

Paris 16th: Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie. Spacious one-bedroom apartment, 6th floor, elevator, metro Mirabeau. Beautifully equipped for long stay.

Provence, France: Exchange rates in your favor! Stunning 6BR/6BA country house, large heated pool, in heart of Luberon. Excellent chef available. Fantastic biking, rock climbing, hiking, golf and wine drinking! Great offers for Spring and Fall: 011 33 684 146260,

Paris, France: Paris by Heart exclusive rental and property management service. Investment income from your Paris apartment. Local management, high quality service., 415-287-0263.

Côte d’Azur, Nice, Grasse. Looking for authenticity? Townhouse pristine village near Gorges du Loup, breathtaking views, 2 bedroom, 2 bath. $1400/week. Great for sabbaticals.

England, Cotswolds: 3BR stone cottage, quiet country village near Broadway and Stratford-upon-Avon. Information:, availability:

London: Chelsea Flat. 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, charming, quiet and convenient, fireplace, antiques, parking, terrace. Available anytime January through March 2016. or 202-965-0788, k’ 71.

Have a fabulous second home to rent? Advertise it in PAW where you will reach readers that will treat your home as their own! Contact: 609-258-4886

For Rent


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

Bahamas, Eleuthera. Beachfront villa, 4BR, 5BA, swim, snorkel, fish.

United States Northeast

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

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

United States Southeast

SEA OATS Luxury Estate: Captiva Island Florida. Waterfront Rental • 9 Luxe Bedrooms • Sleeps 30 Guests • Corporate Retreats • Reunions • Celebrations • Family Escapes. • 800.787.5829

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.


Transcendentalist Tours: Travel seminars for the intellectually curious led by Princeton alums. Two Italy tours, May 2016. Sun-drenched Sicily, secret walks through Rome. Visit Jenny Rankin’79; Tom Rankin ’83.

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:

HISTORIC PRINCETON... HISTORIC HOME Celebrated 18th century home with updated kitchen, baths & mechanical systems in ideal downtown location! Barbara Blackwell, 609.915.5000 (c), 609.921.1050 (o). Callaway Henderson, Sotheby's International Realty, 4 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ

Downeast Maine Spectacular water front home, deep water dock, beautiful sunsets. Overlooking Blue Hill Bay with views of Blue Hill Mountain. Enjoy sailing, kayaking, swimming or watching the seals & wildlife. Gourmet kitchen with views over the ocean. 3br, 4½ ba, 23 acres., (207) 266-2941, MLS# 1220321. ’63

Tuscany, Villa Casa Nostra Family home or open your own Bed & Breakfast in Leonardo’s birthplace, Vinci, between Pisa and Florence. 7BR, 5BA, wine cellar, totally renovated. 7 acres of income-generating olive orchards. Offered at $2.05 million or exchange for U.S. property. Video: com/watch?v=9lRpXyjTBGU, contact Minny Lund,, or Joni Picukaric,, 305-965-3570.

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


Investment-Grade Abstract Art by Bruce Meberg ’82, www.Studio57.NYC,


Calling All Princeton Authors! Reach 70,000 subscribers by promoting your book in our special Holiday Authors Guide for Princeton Alumni, Faculty, and Staff authors...just in time for holiday gift giving! Cover date: Dec. 2 Space deadline: Oct. 26 Contact Colleen Finnegan, advertising director, 609-258-4886

Book Publishers

Have a book in you? Don’t want to learn self-publishing? We help interesting authors write and publish meaningful books. Royalties paid., 520-329-2729.

Educational Services

College and Graduate School Consultant. Allison Baer, Ph.D. (Princeton ’96, Columbia ’03) guides students through the admissions process. Over 90% of her students are accepted to one or more of their top schools! Call 212-874-2424 or visit today.


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Experienced NYC Matchmaker offering personalized introductions, specializing in educated professionals; complimentary for men. 212-877-5151,, — Where Oxbridge and the Ivy League collide. Over a decade of successful matchmaking.

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Positions Available

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

Personal/Childcare Assistant; Housing Included. New York — Devoted professional couple with two wonderful, busy, school-aged boys seeking a highly intelligent, amiable, responsible individual to serve as personal assistant helping with child-care, educational enrichment, and certain other activities. 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 guests in privacy. 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 submit cover letter and resume to

Items For Sale

Steinway & Sons 1893 Model A Grand Piano for sale. Newly restored 6’1” Victorian, exceptional condition. Photos:,, ’82.


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