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July 8, 2015

Vol. 115, 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!

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., Email:

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

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

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.

Enchanting Farmhouse Southwest France: 4BR, 2BA, FP, garden, private pool, views., 845-353-2016, ’54.

St. Andrews, Scotland, 150 years old, 6BR/2BA home just 500 feet from the 18th green of the old course. Sleeps 12. Charming with antiques, oriental rugs, original features/woodwork, in-town location, just steps to shops, restaurants, the beach and the Royal and Ancient. Golfers dream. Good availability July/August 2015 and 2016. For photos, availability and prices contact, PU ’79

Provence: make your dream reality,

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


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:

Stonington, CT: Restored 1761 village home, 3BR, 3.5BA, beautiful kitchen opens to deck and garden. 2 blocks to beach and conservation area. Available July–August 2015., w’35.

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.

Montecito, CA: 3BR, 4BA house with amazing 180° views situated 300 ft. above Santa Barbara Channel. Pool, large yard with attractive plantings, gated lane. One block to Coast Village Road’s chic shops and restaurants. Available May–November. 312-419-3603 or 847-251-6283. ’56.

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


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: 

ISLAND RETREAT ON LAKE WINNIPESAUKEE - $995,000. Looking to escape the hustle & bustle of the city for a piece of paradise? Island living is easy with this custom built 10 room, 4 bedroom home, fine craftsmanship throughout, 4700SF of living space, 3 levels, great room, stone fireplace, sliders to deck & WF patios, sandy beach, U-shaped dock & outstanding views. Not your ordinary island camp on New Hampshire’s “Big Lake”! Contact Ellen Mulligan, 603-387-0369, Coldwell Banker RB, 603-253-4345

HERE’S YOUR CHANCE TO LIVE THE LIFE YOU DESERVE! Hills Pond, Alton - $849,000. Gentlemen’s farm on 94 acres with a custom built 3800SF home, radiant heat, hardwood floors, Tulikivi soapstone stove, sauna, exercise room, 3 season porch, 4 car garage & backup generator. Property consists of 4 separate lots of record; 2 wf lots on Hills Pond, a small island on pond & a 60 acre wooded parcel with trails & mostly surrounded by stone walls. If you want privacy, an excellent place to hike, swim, fish & waterski this is it! Contact Ellen Mulligan, 603-387-0369, Coldwell Banker RB, 603-253-4345

WOODS HOLE, CAPE COD Spectacular oceanfront property overlooking Vineyard Sound on 1.84 acres with an outstanding private sandy beach. Truly a luxury estate that exemplifies a taste for the unusual that’s refined, relaxed and simply stunning! Price Upon Request. ROBERT B. KINLIN, Principal 508.648.2739 | | Robert Paul Properties from Boston & Cambridge to Cape Cod & the Coast your locally owned independent brokerage

Neptune Farm, Southern NJ – 125+ acre working organic farm with historic home in bucolic setting, 1.5 hours from Princeton. Separate guest house/art studio, three large barns, several outbuildings. Enjoy the best of country living in this pristine location. Contact Anne McDowell, Sales Associate, Goldcoast Sotheby’s International Realty. 609.602.4737;

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.

Snow weary? Elegant 1919 brick, 3900 sf, new kitchen, low taxes, $295,000,

Beautiful Hills of Tennessee: 153 acres, Farm 60 miles west of Nashville —100 acres with 40 year timber; 39 acres pasture; creek, 2 ponds, barn, fenced, outbuildings, 2 houses rented. Blacktop road. Deer, turkey, fishing. Larry Simpson ’76. Richard Pickard, Agent, cell: 931- 622-4677.

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.


GREAT ALGERIAN NOVELS from the post war (1962) period, now in English. Exile and Helplessness, by the legendary Nabile Farès (Kateb Yacine Award winner). Father/Son, two moving novellas by multiple award winner Abdelkader Djemaï. Diálogos Books – buy anywhere or at

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. 16 Ad copy due: Nov. 3 For more information contact Advertising Director, Colleen Finnegan,, 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.

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.

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


Summer Hats from Madagascar. Glamour and Shade:

Items For Sale

Wedgewood Princeton University Plates: 8 dinner plates, excellent condition!, 215-247-4285, s’74.

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

Positions Available

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

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.


Alumnus seeks attractive brunette egg donor/surrogate to start family,


the right time LLC CONSULTANTS NEW YORK • NEW ENGLAND • WASHINGTON, DC Matchmaking/Introductions for men and women 35-75. Special expertise working with high-net worth and gifted. Sandy Sternbach, principal. For consideration and interview please submit picture and bio to or call: 212-627-0121

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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Seeking men 45-80 who are accomplished, wonderful, gentlemen (single, divorced, widowed) for my top level clients in the NY/Phila./ D.C. corridor. Discreet, dynamic matchmaking.,, 212-627-0121.

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Meet your match! Place a personal ad, 609-258-4886 or

Reunions Photos

Shop Reunions Photos directly from the photographer: All class years, over 6,000 images available, 2006–2015.

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,