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  •     James Patrick Hastings, a retired executive with the Liberty Lines bus company who spent his summers in Springs, died in New York City on Sept. 10. He was 86 years old.

        Mr. Hastings and his wife, the former Agnes Stack, ran successful textile businesses in New York for many years. He went on to become the executive officer for Liberty Lines, based in Yonkers, from which he retired.

  •     The family of Rita M. Carroll, who died on June 13, has invited those who knew her to attend a Mass on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church in Montauk. Mrs. Carroll, who was 96, was a Montauk resident for some 60 years and had been living with a daughter in Livingston Manor, N.Y.

  • Bagel Texting
        Hampton Bagels, just past the railroad bridge on North Main Street in East Hampton Village, has started accepting orders by text. Although a number of  vendors have invited customers to fax in orders, this may be a first. The order number for texts is 631-805-1330. Orders can be sent to the shop’s app at

    Cellphones and Batteries

    B. Avallone to Kidd Construction, 7 Old Station Place (vacant), July 19, $1,750,000.

    J. Bermudez to C. Uchupaille, 9 Morris Park Lane, .4 acre, June 21, $295,000.
    J. and A. Lundquist to B. Straumann, 81 North Woods Lane, .87 acre, June 30, $1,250,000.
    L. Vaisman to R. and A. Tymann, 196 Treescape Drive, Unit 5C, June 19, $547,500.
    M. Lindberg to D. and N. Fourgoux, 24 Mulford Avenue, .36 acre, July 22, $765,000.


  • August 18, 1988
        Among the players in this year’s Huggy Bear tennis tournament in Water Mill will be Pancho Gonzales, Pancho Segura, John McEnroe, Paul Annacone, Ken Flach, Robert Seguso, Tomas Smid, Christo Van Rensburg, Sammy Giammalva, Gary Donnelly, John Fitzgerald, Johan Kriek, Danny Visser, and Sherwood Stewart. Annacone will play with Segura, and McEnroe will play with Gonazales.

    September 15, 1988

  • Thursday, September 19
    GOLF, East Hampton vs. Ross, East Hampton Golf Club, 3:30 p.m.
    BOYS SOCCER, East Hampton at Miller Place, 4:30 p.m.
    BOYS VOLLEYBALL, Commack at East Hampton, 5 p.m.

  •    A new roster of people you may or not know from the neighborhood will present a six-minute précis about their lives and work at the Parrish Art Museum tomorrow at 6 p.m. Each presenter will have 20 slides and 20 seconds to describe themselves in a rapid-fire presentation that waits for no one.

        Participants this time include the poet Max Blagg, the artists Michael Combs, April Gornik, Grant Haffner, and Virva Hinnemo, and a number of other creative people from the worlds of finance, design, radio, and meditation.

  •    The Choral Society of the Hamptons will hold auditions for its next concert on Sept. 30, at the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church. Those wishing to audition  on that date have been invited to sit in for the first rehearsal of the concert, to be held on Monday evening at 7:30 p.m.

        The concert, to be presented on Dec. 8 at the church, will feature Ralph Vaughan Williams’s “Fantasia on Christmas Carols” and Gerald Finzi’s “In Terra Pax.” Rehearsals are typically held on Mondays from 7:30 to 10 p.m.

  •    The Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival will present “The Loving Story” as a special event on Sunday at 4 p.m. The screening, at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor, anticipates the festival’s annual event, scheduled for Dec. 6 to 8 this year.

  •    LongHouse Reserve will present Fergus Garrett and Warrie Price with honors at its biennial Landscape Awards Ceremony and lunch, beginning at noon on Saturday. The event recognizes the “craft and selfless service of two prominent horticultural leaders,” according to LongHouse.

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