The 1983-l984 Firesides were a huge success. These small informal get-togethers allowed students to get to know the professors outside the classroom. They were held on Sunday nights and either a snack or meal was provided along with plenty of conversation about the good old days and of the future in Forestry. We also learned that Dr. Manwiller used to practice his wood identification on his wife's kitchen utensils & furniture.
Ames Forester: Vol. 71
, Article 13.
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