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The Clapper Archives: 1995–1999

  • Striking Competition in Hendersonville
  • When Sound Meets Symbol: A Day of Change Ringing and Mathematics at Kalamazoo
  • The Bruce and Eileen Butler 9th Annual Tour -- The Shires
  • St. Mark's Rededication Weekend

  • Plain Bob's Almanac: Repairing Bob Doubles
  • Venimus Tinnimus Vincimus, or The Marietta Surprise Workshop
  • St. Mark's Bells: The Grit, the Grime, and the Glory
  • Birthday Bash Weekend
  • All Local Band First Peal (Marietta)
  • Central Council Report
  • "A Ringer Departs" -- Remembering Wendell Blake
  • The Three Towers Festival Report
  • Philadelphia Spring Ringing: QP Weekend Report
  • "How I Spent My Summer Vacation
  • Scenes from Marietta Surprise Weekend
  • Dangerous BC Bells
  • Plain Bob's Almanac: Ringing Jargon
  • 20 Tons of Bell Metal and Not an Ounce of Change
  • Of Mushroom Clouds, Quasimodo and the Efforts of Mere Mortals
  • A Neophyte Rings at York Minster
  • A Charleston Peal
  • 1998 Striking Competition: Stella Maris

  • Exhilaration in Victoria: 1998 AGM
  • Shamrocks and Haggis: 1998 Butlers' WISE Tour
  • Recruitment: How Is It Going?
  • Change Ringing in America Circa 1946

  • 500 Quarters at the Advent
  • Quebec Weekend 1998
  • Derek Wilsden Honored
  • Philadelphia Bells Come of Age
  • Three Towers Festival
  • "The Tower Handbook" -- A Book Review
  • Our Men in Ireland

  • Remembering John G. "Jack" Fanfani
  • The Bells of Trivitte Memorial Church: A Lost Ring Found
  • St. Mark's Church Votes to Restore Bells
  • A Vancouver Peal of Plain Bob Triples
  • Observations of a First-Timer at a Quarter Peal Weekend
  • Marietta Surprise Major Weekend
  • Three Towers Festival Report

  • DC Band Wins NAG Striking Competition
  • Victoria AGM Report
  • The British Columbia Association of Change Ringers
  • Charleston's First Ringing Weekend
  • St. Andrew's Honolulu Tower Outing

  • Notes from Northampton: Report of the 1997 AGM
  • NAGCR AGM: One Person's Perspective
  • Report of Smith College AGM Ringing Course
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Remembrance of Sally Coad
  • Seventh Annual Butler Tour Report
  • NCS Whitechapel Guild Trip to Devon and Cornwall

  • Dedication of North America's First Twelve
  • Victoria Day Weekend Report
  • Seeds Sprouting Quebec!
  • Ninth Annual Three Towers Festival (and Ringing Course)
  • Review of New Teaching Aids from the Central Council
  • Bells and Ringing in Boston at the Turn of the Century in Boston
  • Review of "The Bellcaster's Apprentice"

  • Toronto Cathedral Bells Are Installed and Ringing
  • Spring Again! Vernal Equinox Dinner in Philadelphia
  • Philly Quarter Peal Weekend '97
  • Old York Twelve Chronology
  • Looking Back
  • Review of "There Was Life Before NAG"

  • Bells with Wine in California
  • Toronto Twelve Update
  • Looking Back
  • Name Change for The Clapper
  • Ringing on Bodies

  • Report of Miami AGM
  • Veronese System of Bell Ringing
  • Celebration of the Bells, Victoria BC
  • Ringing in the North
  • Tower Grabbing -- A Poem by Chet Ham

  • Three Towers Festival inTexarkana
  • Calling Plain Bob "By the Clock"
  • Charleston Young Ringers Guild
  • Announcement of Ring of Twelve to be Installed in Toronto
  • Don Taylor Meets John Taylor: Bells for Dallas
  • Life Before NAG: Calgary Chapter

  • First Tower Bells Rung in Georgia -- Bell Dedication in Marietta
  • An Unexpected Visitor
  • Life Before NAG: Hingham Chapter
  • Traveling Nuptials
  • Report of Vernal Equinox Ringing
  • Stedman Made Easy: A Review of "The Printer's Devil" by Chico Kid
  • Centennial Celebrations

  • Where Are Our Ringers to Come From?
  • Thanks to Will Harwin and Jill Kirby
  • Go in Peace! -- a Poem by Chet Ham
  • Washington's Dave Brown Dies
  • Life Before NAG; Part 3

  • 1995 AGM in Boston: Demiquinquecentennial of the Old North Bells, but We Spend More Time at Advent
  • Tower Integrity at Hingham
  • North American Ringers Sighted in UK!
  • Quebec: Remembrance of Things Past
  • Life Before NAG -- Part II
  • New Bells Dedicated on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina
  • "Life Before NAG"
  • A Tribute to the Ellis Family
  • NCS Ringers Tour British Isles
  • Conducting Grandsire Doubles
  • "Part of the Pattern"
  • Obituary of Bill Crichton
  • "The Blessing"
  • Philadelphia Spring Dinner Report
  • Philadelphia Quarter Peal Weekend Report
  • "Ringing Rounds: The Second Time Around
  • Conducting Plain Bob Doubles (for Everyone)
  • Summary Minutes of the Executive Committee Meeting 1/14/95
  • Obituary of Albert Mostone
  • Book Service Offerings
  • A Double Surprise