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The Oct. 29 issue of the daily newspaper Bristol ( Conn. ) Press included an interview with G. Francis “Frank” Farrell about the Boston Red Sox and his reaction to the team winning the World Series last year. The Dec. 9 edition of Shore Publishing, Madison , Conn. , included a story about Farrell on the occasion of his 100 th birthday, titled “Well Worth the 86-Year Wait.”

Class Chair
James L. Garrity
Class Correspondent
Anthony N. Tomasiello

The Oct. 21 edition of the Peabody ( Mass. ) Weekly News announced that the school committee of the Peabody Veterans Memorial High School had recently named the school’s varsity baseball field after John E. Bezemes. During his 40-year career, Bezemes had taught world geography, coached baseball and football, and served as athletic director there, retiring in 1981; as a student, he had played football, baseball and basketball for the school.

Class Chair
Albert J. McEvoy Jr.

The Nov. 4 edition of the weekly newspaper Banner included a story about the farewell reception for Rev. John F. Burke, given by members of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in West Boylston, Mass. , on the occasion of his retirement from active ministry; Fr. Burke had served the parish for 27 years.

Class Co-Chairs
James E. Hayes
Bertram U. Mount Jr.
Joseph F. Whalen Jr.
Class Correspondent
Rev. John R. Mulvehill

The Portland, Maine-based law firm Pierce Atwood recently announced that Ralph I. Lancaster Jr. is included in The Best Lawyers in America 2005-2006 edition; Lancaster, who is an attorney with the firm, is recognized for his work in business litigation, criminal defense and personal injury litigation. Last October, Bishop Wilton D. Gregory, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, announced Lancaster ’s appointment as a member of the National Review Board for the Protection of Children and Young People. The Oct. 6 edition of the weekly newspaper Nantucket ( Mass. ) Independent announced that Robert F. Mooney received the Paul Joseph Revere Award for history last October from the Olde Colony Civil War Round Table.

Class Chair
Barry R. McDonough
Class Correspondent
Paul F. Dupuis

The Oct. 11 edition of Home Textiles Today magazine noted that, last September, Park B. Smith was named an honorary mayor and an honorary vigneron of the town of Chateauneuf du Pape in France . Smith is the founder and chairman of the home textiles business Park B. Smith Inc.

Class Co-Chairs
William J. Ellis
Raymond A. Nothnagle

Paul A. Bornstein has been elected commander of VFW Post 1288 in his retirement community of Sun City Center , Fla.



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