RE: Irene Wood

Tatar, Becky (
Mon, 3 Jan 2000 13:32:49 -0800 (PST)

Dear Irene:
Do I say, "Congratulations on your retirement," or commiserate with you?
Thank you for ALL your great work in the av section of Booklist. I found
your reviews invaluable! We will greatly miss you!

Becky Tatar
Unit Head, Periodicals/Audiovisual
Aurora Public Library
1 E. Benton Street
Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630/264-4100, x4116
FAX: 630/896-3209

> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> Sent: Monday, January 03, 2000 11:15 AM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: Irene Wood
> Happy New Year Videolibbers. As some of you know, our good friend and
> colleague, Irene Wood, is retiring from ALA's Booklist this week. I don't
> know about you, but I can't imagine the "AV" world without her. ALA is
> throwing a retirement party for her this Thursday. Those of you who would
> like to send a message for the occasion--just reply to this notice. I will
> be
> happy to print out the messages and take them to the party. Of course,
> since
> Irene is probably reading this, it won't be a surprise. So, happy
> landings,
> Irene. You will be sorely missed, though I am still counting on our plan
> to
> travel to county fairs around the country and demonstrate how 16 mm
> projectors were threaded in "the olden days."
> Sally Mason-Robinson