Backtalk

Letters to the Editor



APRIL 2006

Congratulations on the totally redesigned 30th anniversary issue of Memphis -- The City Magazine. I really like the new look, the new format, and the new features. The results of your editorial and creative talents are impressive. You have every right to kvell. (Yiddish: to burst with pride).

I searched among my personal archives and found a not-so-gently worn copy of the 15th Special Anniversary Issue. I thought you would enjoy having it. Be sure to turn to page 110. Among the names of original and continuous subscribers is moi. A word of caution: You should either wear latex gloves or figure out some way to disinfect the magazine. It's been in my bathroom for the last several years.

With warmest regards and best wishes for your continued success.

~ Harold I. Steinberg, Memphis

The 30th Anniversary Issue just landed on my table and I enjoyed it completely. I've read enough back issues to take yet another trip down

memory lane. Ask any honorary Canadian and he will tell you -- not many nonMemphians love your city the way I do. I'm missing y'all!

Congratulations on a beautiful brand-new magazine.

All the best,

~ Paul Byrne, Kelowna, British Columbia

Editor's Note: When Paul says he loves the city, he means it. In fact, Paul, the publisher of Okanagan Life magazine, visited Memphis and fell in love with the city so much, he penned Ink! The Musical," a play based on Memphis magazine. Ink! opened at the Performance Works theater in Vancouver April 14th. Find out more at www.inkthemusical.com.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

Inside the Hotel Pontotoc

This downtown building has a story to tell.
July 2, 2015 03:41 PM

The Top Ten New Restaurants in Memphis for 2015

March 5, 2015 04:54 PM

Hot dog! Memphis Restaurants Gussy Up Summertime's Party in a Bun

Try any of our top picks for best hot dog in Memphis!
July 1, 2015 12:00 AM
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Related Stories

Doubt No More

July 1, 2015 12:00 AM

Q&A With Michaelyn Bradford

July 1, 2015 12:00 AM

Alternate Route

July 1, 2015 12:00 AM
Edit Module

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module

Related Articles

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow TagsEdit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags