Category Archives: autobiographical – Roger W. Smith

Roger Smith on his early years

      In May 1997, my niece Cary Smith asked me to answer the following questions as part of a school project she had been assigned. My answers follow. In rereading my response, I am myself surprised and pleased … Continue reading

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Roger W. Smith, “My Boyhood”

    The following post is in both the form of a downloadable Word document (below) and text that follows.     — Roger W. Smith       *********************************************************** Roger W. Smith, “My Boyhood”       Birth I … Continue reading

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Roger W. Smith, “Newspapers, the Red Sox, and Frank Malzone”

    This is a brief piece of writing involving diverse reminisces which, in my mind, are somehow connected. I guess I will begin with newspapers. My parents subscribed to the Boston Herald. It was a Republican newspaper. The Boston … Continue reading

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Roger W. Smith, “Further High School Reminiscences” (Canton High)

    ‘Further High School Reminiscences’     (Note — a downloadable Word document of this post is available above.)     ********************************************       Further High School Reminiscences by Roger W. Smith (Canton High School, class of 1964) … Continue reading

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Roger W. Smith, 50th class reunion essay, Canton High School, Canton, MA

    rogers-50th-high-school-reunion-essay   I graduated from Canton High School in Canton, Massachusetts in 1964. For our fiftieth class reunion, in October 2014, we were invited to submit reminiscences of our high school years, in response to a questionnaire. Attached … Continue reading

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