Scion of the Charter Oak — September 12, 2022

"The Charter Oak is part of Connecticut’s history and lore. The tree, which grew in Hartford, was used in 1687 to hide the Connecticut Charter, issued by the King of England, to prevent its confiscation by the newly appointed governor. Seedlings from the large oak tree were planted in many places throughout Connecticut."

“Experience must be our only guide. Reason may mislead us” — September 10, 2022

ULC Logbook, Saturday, September 10th, 2022: We started at the pacing limit with 80 covers (57 inside, 23 outside). Four parties cancelled, for a total loss of 11 covers. We were joined by the following walk-in parties: 2 at 5:10PM; 1 at 6:15PM (patio); 3 at 6:40PM (drinks and apps only, Clubroom); 1 at 6:50PM;… Continue reading “Experience must be our only guide. Reason may mislead us” — September 10, 2022

“Happy Birthday Paisan, from Your Favorite Paisan” — September 1 – 4, 2022

ULC Logbook, Friday, September 2nd, 2022: We started with 93 covers (62 inside, 31 outside — the total does not include the 100 guests from the Ballroom party.) Three parties cancelled, for a total loss of 8 covers. Between 6PM and 7PM, a group of vegans protested against the inhumane treatment of animals by making… Continue reading “Happy Birthday Paisan, from Your Favorite Paisan” — September 1 – 4, 2022