Erinn Phelan (circled), a member of field hockey team at her Massachusetts high school, came to work for the city after she graduated from Brown.

Erinn Phelan (circled), a member of field hockey team at her Massachusetts high school, came to work for the city after she graduated from Brown.

Laura Shapiro’s slim biography shows enormous grace and food savvy; Nancy Verde Barr recalls her years as Child’s assistant on “Good Morning America.”

Laura Shapiro’s slim biography shows enormous grace and food savvy; Nancy Verde Barr recalls her years as Child’s assistant on “Good Morning America.”

Lionel, 99, and his wife Ellen Buxton, 100, met in March 1930, married on July 18th 1936 and have been inseperable ever since.    The couple, together a total of 82 years, have not spent more than one night apart.    Upon speaking of their marriage, Ellen says:    “We have never been apart really and have never wanted anyone else. We have been married happily because we have been good friends as well as husband and wife.    We have always made sure we have had nice evenings out together…

Lionel, 99, and his wife Ellen Buxton, 100, met in March 1930, married on July 18th 1936 and have been inseperable ever since. The couple, together a total of 82 years, have not spent more than one night apart. Upon speaking of their marriage, Ellen says: “We have never been apart really and have never wanted anyone else. We have been married happily because we have been good friends as well as husband and wife. We have always made sure we have had nice evenings out together…

Stephen Sondheim and Bernadette Peters, one of the stars of  Sunday in the Park With George, congratulate playwright James Lapine. Their show had just won the New York Drama Critics Circle Award. It would later earn Sondheim and Lapine the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

Stephen Sondheim and Bernadette Peters, one of the stars of Sunday in the Park With George, congratulate playwright James Lapine. Their show had just won the New York Drama Critics Circle Award. It would later earn Sondheim and Lapine the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

A winter sight that's probably only  seen in Southern gardens: A blue-glass bottle tree dusted with snow.

A winter sight that's probably only seen in Southern gardens: A blue-glass bottle tree dusted with snow.

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