New England Notebook
Looking to buy some medieval armour? In the mood for an orchestra of typewriters? Perhaps youd like to sift through handcrafted cashmere scarves while chatting up Indiana Jones lovely co-star? Know where to find Americas oldest baseball diamond, New Englands smallest town, or Grover Clevelands impossibly-young (and spitting-image) grandson (think about it)?New England Notebook offers the answers to these questions and more in a blend of the regions most singular and noteworthy nuggets of history, people, and culture. This is a collection of colorful facts, stories and anecdotes, plus a savvy selection of unusual eats, goods, services and events. Whether its finding a little-known museum of Titanic memorabilia, an underwater escape artist, or the smallest bar, both casual readers and dedicated lovers of all things New England will share a heartyand humoroussense of, Who knew?Written by a native New Englander and WCVB on-air reporter, New England Notebook goes beyond the merely curious, though it offers plenty of intriguing tidbits, unusual museums, fascinating characters, and many pieces of trivia and little-known facts.
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