The Inter-city Scot

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Internet edition:

www.intercityScot.org

Webmaster: Tim Harrison

e-mail: webmaster@intercityScot.org

Event Publication:

The Inter-city Scot is published as a service to the Scottish Country Dancing community by volunteers. Listings are free. Events should be submitted via electronic form. Links to the forms are available at the top of each page on the web site. Event notices must contain: event day, time, location and contact person with e-mail address and/or phone number with area code. Musicians, teachers and other information may also be included.

History:

In 1982 Ingrid Kendall (Chicago, IL) suggested to Doug Schneider the idea of a "newsletter so that we can all find out what is going on in the Midwest." Doug took on that idea and published the first bi-monthly edition of The Inter-city Scot in May 1982. It contained a list of events and people to contact. Rather than being a regional newsletter, The Inter-city Scot quickly became national and later, international, including Canada. By 1983 the number of contacts had become large enough that The Inter-city Scot started publishing an annual contact list. The bi-monthly issue was primarily events and updates to the annual contact list.

In May 1996, The Inter-city Scot first posted an electronic edition of the print edition on the Internet. In May 1998, the Internet edition became the main source of information with the print edition being derived bi-monthly from the Internet edition. And, finally, the last issue of the print edition of The Inter-city Scot was published in September 2010.

Here are the volunteers who put together each issue of The Inter-city Scot:

Print Edition Editors

May 1982-Mar 1984 Doug Schneider Minneapolis, MI
May 1984-Jan 1988 John Collins Chicago, IL
Mar 1988-??? 1992 Ellie Briscoe Alexandria, VA
?? 1992-Jan 2002 Pat Donaldson Pittsford, NY
Mar 2002-Sep 2010 Tim Harrison Austin, TX; southern CA

Associate Editors

May 1998-Sep 1999 Mike Briggs Madison, WI
May 1998-Jan 2002 Tim Harrison Austin, TX; southern CA
Jan 2014-present Lydia Hedges Halifax, Nova Scotia

Subscriptions & Circulation

May 1984-Mar 1996 Mary Brown Chicago, IL; State College, PA
May 1996-Sep 2010 Marian & Kent Smith West Hartford, CT

Internet Edition Webmasters

Mar 1996-Mar 1998 John Collins State College, PA
May 1998-present Tim Harrison Austin, TX; southern CA
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