Dear Sun Spots: Your readers have helped me on previous research projects. Now I’m researching and writing a book on Lewiston’s history before the Civil War. I have visited various libraries and historical societies and used their resources. Now if anyone has items such as diaries, letters, or documents before 1863 or newspapers before 1855, it would be a tremendous help if I could see them under circumstances to ensure their safety. I may be reached at 782-3072.

Many thanks to Sun Spots readers for your help. – Doug Hodgkin, Lewiston.

Dear Sun Spots: The Rumford High School Class of 1987 will hold its 20-year class reunion on Aug. 18. We are trying to locate some classmates. If anyone has information, please e-mail [email protected] or contact Jen Byam Mains at 854-0372, Marcy Patrick Robinson at 562-4492 or Jodi Gilbert LaBrash at 364-3177.

We are looking for: Steve Barre, Maria Bennett, Jim Hutchins, Susan Maifield, Mike McLaughlin, Pete Merserau, Dan Milligan, Jon Perkins, Steve Perry, Heidi Porter, Shawn Sage, Todd Savage, Patty Sowers, John Ryan, Amy Ryan. Also contact us if your name is not on this list and you did not receive a Save the Date postcard. Thank you. – Jen Mains, Westbrook.


Dear Sun Spots: I have another question for Sun Spots.

Thanks for all the help you have given me in the past. Last March my husband and I attended some of the spring training games in Florida. I took lots of photographs of players and would like to have some of them autographed. Do you know the addresses of the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees and how I should address mail to players like Matsusaka, Pena, Ramirez, etc? Thanks for your help. – Frances C. Miller, No Town.

Answer:
You might consider contacting the players in the care of the Boston Red Sox, 4 Yawkey Way, Boston, MA 02215-3496. Write to Yankees Fan Mail Department, New York Yankees, Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY 10451. Fans who have questions or comments about the New York Yankees should e-mail [email protected]

Dear Sun Spots: I am looking for Red Heart worsted weight yarn, color 0372 Rose Pink. This is a discontinued color. If anyone has some of this yarn please call me at 562-4241. I am willing to pay for the the yarn and postage if necessary, or would be willing to pick it up. Thank you. – Isabel Duguay, No Town.

Dear Sun Spots: I am looking for a place that sells the Vitamix Juicer, or anyone having one in good condition that they would be willing to sell. I may be reached at 346-3891. Thank you very much for your help. – Barbara Harris, Minot.

Answer:
In addition to responses from readers, Sun Spots located several online. Try searching on Google where you’ll get enough hits to hopefully keep you busy! In the meantime, consider checking out www.discountjuicers.com.

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