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Originals vs. Today
 
How does the first Nancy Drew mystery compare with the most recently published book?

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  • Nancy has changed quite a bit over the years!.. by lookingfornancy - Sep 2, 98 (#1 of 3299)
  • I believe that the older nancy drews (like 1-75)... by Special Agent Dana Scully - Sep 5, 98 (#2 of 3299)
  • Well, for starters, I don't believe Carolyn Keene... by _Sunshine_ - Sep 5, 98 (#3 of 3299)
  • Your right Sunshinegirl Carolyn Keene is just a... by lookingfornancy - Sep 5, 98 (#4 of 3299)
  • I have all the original yellow books published by... by Karen - Sep 6, 98 (#5 of 3299)
  • You're right about those other authors,... by "Helen Corning" - Sep 7, 98 (#6 of 3299)
  • Well, that would account for all the little... by _Sunshine_ - Sep 8, 98 (#7 of 3299)
  • I REALLY LIKED THE ORIGNALS BETTER THAN TODAYS... by MARIE-14 - Sep 8, 98 (#8 of 3299)
  • I am in TOTAL SHOCK over Nancy's "marriage"... by Mollie Nagel - Sep 10, 98 (#9 of 3299)
  • Oh my - I hadn't noticed that... by _Sunshine_ - Sep 11, 98 (#10 of 3299)
  • What I don't like about the "Nancy Drew" books are... by Justine - Sep 15, 98 (#11 of 3299)
  • Oh, and also, what happened to Bess and George in... by Justine - Sep 15, 98 (#12 of 3299)
  • hi everybody!!.. by hapeebopr - Sep 18, 98 (#13 of 3299)
  • Hi all!.. by Kim L. - Sep 24, 98 (#14 of 3299)
  • I think that the older Nancy Drew books were more... by Kirby Smith - Sep 24, 98 (#15 of 3299)
  • thats one thing that annoys me in every book cover... by hapeebopr - Sep 26, 98 (#16 of 3299)
  • Hi, It's me again... by Victory - Oct 6, 98 (#17 of 3299)
  • I'm just getting back into my Nancy Drew books... by Debra - Oct 9, 98 (#18 of 3299)
  • Does Nancy dye her hair or something?.. by Carole - Oct 19, 98 (#19 of 3299)
  • I would like for them to keep one way of drawing... by stiff - Oct 20, 98 (#20 of 3299)
  • welcome stiff !!!!!!! by Larkspur Lane - Oct 20, 98 (#21 of 3299)
  • stiff--I've always liked the fact that Nancy never... by "Helen Corning" - Oct 23, 98 (#22 of 3299)
  • I always picture her however she appears on the... by lookingfornancy - Oct 27, 98 (#23 of 3299)
  • I never read the new books I find that the old... by ally - Oct 28, 98 (#24 of 3299)
  • Hey Nancy Fans!.. by KittyKatLuvr - Nov 3, 98 (#25 of 3299)
  • I also agree, the old Nancy Drew was much... by JEFF LEE - Nov 4, 98 (#26 of 3299)
  • Baby - I'm wondering why youre disappointed that a... by lookingfornancy - Nov 5, 98 (#27 of 3299)
  • I really think that the original stories needed... by Junior Hartter - Nov 5, 98 (#28 of 3299)
  • Actually, I like the newer ones better... by JessiLyn - Dec 12, 98 (#29 of 3299)
  • Personally i think that the new files are better... by Andrya Phillips - Dec 14, 98 (#30 of 3299)
  • I think the original Nancy's were a lot better!.. by Aimee - Dec 30, 98 (#31 of 3299)
  • I used to read the Files when I was younger, but I... by Aimee - Dec 30, 98 (#32 of 3299)
  • Are they not writing any more Files?.. by Aimee - Dec 30, 98 (#33 of 3299)
  • I know what you mean... by Maxie Newtz - Dec 30, 98 (#34 of 3299)
  • The more recent Nancy Drew books do not even... by NCYDREWFAN - Dec 31, 98 (#35 of 3299)
  • I like the newer Nancy Drew books better because... by Cara - Jan 1, 99 (#36 of 3299)
  • I have several 1930 editions, I really like the... by Cookei - Jan 1, 99 (#37 of 3299)
  • NCYDREWFAN: I have the scrapbook, it is soooo... by Larkspur Lane - Jan 2, 99 (#38 of 3299)
  • I like the older ones... by Maxie Newtz - Jan 2, 99 (#39 of 3299)
  • Hey 'Special Agent Dana Scully'!!!!!!Ilove your... by Keeley Hamilton - Jan 2, 99 (#40 of 3299)
  • Yea, I agree... by Maxie Newtz - Jan 3, 99 (#41 of 3299)
  • Sorry, people, but I'm inclined to agree with... by JessiLyn - Jan 3, 99 (#42 of 3299)
  • I have read the back of some of the campus ones... by Cara - Jan 3, 99 (#43 of 3299)
  • I agree with you... by Maxie Newtz - Jan 3, 99 (#44 of 3299)
  • Cara, I need to break something to you: The reason... by MickyGirl - Jan 3, 99 (#45 of 3299)
  • Mickey Girl, I know what your talking about... by Cara - Jan 3, 99 (#46 of 3299)
  • I think the older books are full of action.Much... by lookingfornancy - Jan 4, 99 (#47 of 3299)
  • Hey MickyGirl, I'm still a firm believer that the... by JessiLyn - Jan 4, 99 (#48 of 3299)
  • I just read the first Files in a long time, and I... by Aimee - Jan 4, 99 (#49 of 3299)
  • The new ones have more romance in them... by Perii - Jan 5, 99 (#50 of 3299)
  • For all of you romance finatics, read The Sky... by MickyGirl - Jan 6, 99 (#51 of 3299)
  • Have any of you read the Yellow Hardcover Nancy's... by NDBMGFNNDEBECD - Jan 8, 99 (#52 of 3299)
  • Not to get into a romance discussion here, but I... by "Helen Corning" - Jan 9, 99 (#53 of 3299)
  • Yes, Helen, poor guy! by Nadav - Jan 11, 99 (#54 of 3299)
  • Truly... by aussiefan - Jan 15, 99 (#55 of 3299)
  • Aussiefan, do you know if they're planning to... by Nadav - Jan 15, 99 (#56 of 3299)
  • Hey nadav :) Sorry to say that both series have... by aussiefan - Jan 16, 99 (#57 of 3299)
  • I don't much care for the Files or Campus series... by Q - Jan 16, 99 (#58 of 3299)
  • Thanks, aussiefan, you're really knowledgable!.. by Nadav - Jan 16, 99 (#59 of 3299)
  • Aussiefan: Do you know how many books Togo appears... by Nadav - Jan 17, 99 (#60 of 3299)
  • Helen Corning-I know!.. by Beth :) - Jan 17, 99 (#61 of 3299)
  • Hi, I'm new to this list (and the web site), so I... by PJ - Jan 18, 99 (#62 of 3299)
  • Nadav, sorry I have been offline... by aussiefan - Jan 21, 99 (#63 of 3299)
  • Everyone I definitely agree with aussiefan because... by Erin Parks - Jan 23, 99 (#64 of 3299)
  • Aussiefan- can I find "The last resort" in... by cherry - Jan 30, 99 (#65 of 3299)
  • Yes, you should be able to get it in Dymocks or... by aussiefan - Feb 1, 99 (#66 of 3299)
  • aussiefan, thanks for your answers... by Nadav - Feb 1, 99 (#67 of 3299)
  • Kaitlyn: Nancy is 18 in the original books (and a... by Nadav - Feb 1, 99 (#68 of 3299)
  • Nadav, sorry it has taken me so long to reply to... by aussiefan - Feb 8, 99 (#69 of 3299)
  • Thanks, Aussiefan... by Nadav - Feb 8, 99 (#70 of 3299)
  • Have any of you read the Yellow hardcover version... by Togo ll - Feb 8, 99 (#71 of 3299)
  • The classic Nancy Drew Mysteries (yellow) are the... by aussiefan - Feb 9, 99 (#72 of 3299)
  • Thanks for all the info, Aussiefan... by Nadav - Feb 9, 99 (#73 of 3299)
  • Hey Aussie, If you really want to get technical,... by carsicle - Feb 9, 99 (#74 of 3299)
  • Hi everyone...interesting conversation... by Nancy'sbiggest fan - Feb 10, 99 (#75 of 3299)
  • Biggest Fan---I couldn't have said it better about... by "Helen Corning" - Feb 10, 99 (#76 of 3299)
  • Nancy's biggestfan, your comments were very... by Nadav - Feb 10, 99 (#77 of 3299)
  • Hey, your right carsicle... by aussiefan - Feb 11, 99 (#78 of 3299)
  • Aussiefan, I agree... by Nadav - Feb 11, 99 (#79 of 3299)
  • I think the new files are better as far as hip and... by Nancy is Da Bomb! - Feb 12, 99 (#80 of 3299)
  • I think that the old ones are better than the new... by Mel-B - Feb 15, 99 (#81 of 3299)
  • Nancysbiggestfan - I really enjoyed reading your... by lookingfornancy - Feb 15, 99 (#82 of 3299)
  • LFN--Ugh!.. by "Helen Corning" - Feb 17, 99 (#83 of 3299)
  • It's true Helen.In some of The Files,some of the... by lookingfornancy - Feb 17, 99 (#84 of 3299)
  • Right now, I am working on reading all the... by Larkspur Lane - Feb 18, 99 (#85 of 3299)
  • Rereading the Early Files, they are not unlike the... by aussiefan - Feb 21, 99 (#86 of 3299)
  • Orig... by Mitzy - Feb 21, 99 (#87 of 3299)
  • Getting back to Originals vs... by Beth :) - Feb 26, 99 (#88 of 3299)
  • I've never read any of the "On Campus" books, just... by AnnieD - Feb 26, 99 (#89 of 3299)
  • hi ya pals, This is in reference to beth's... by Victory - Feb 26, 99 (#90 of 3299)
  • Victory - You commented on liking the newer ones... by lookingfornancy - Feb 27, 99 (#91 of 3299)
  • Lookingfornancy, I agree with you... by Nadav - Feb 27, 99 (#92 of 3299)
  • I like both the Files and originals... by Cara - Feb 28, 99 (#93 of 3299)
  • Agree with all your comments :) ---sitting on the... by aussiefan - Mar 1, 99 (#94 of 3299)
  • I like the old Nancy Drews better because they are... by Ladybug118 - Mar 5, 99 (#95 of 3299)
  • hey it's really nice to express our feelings, and... by Victory - Mar 6, 99 (#96 of 3299)
  • Hello again everyone!.. by Nancy's biggest fan II - Mar 6, 99 (#97 of 3299)
  • I really enjoy the originals, but I also liked... by RJ - Mar 6, 99 (#98 of 3299)
  • Well Nancys biggest fan that was quite a... by lookingfornancy - Mar 6, 99 (#99 of 3299)
  • Yes, Effie could get the kids into little messes... by carsicle - Mar 6, 99 (#100 of 3299)
  • Since I've read only a few of the Files (and find... by Nadav - Mar 8, 99 (#101 of 3299)
  • Wow, did I write that much?.. by Nancy'sbiggest fan - Mar 8, 99 (#102 of 3299)
  • Psychologists would probably say the healthiest... by Nadav - Mar 9, 99 (#103 of 3299)
  • Well I can only speak of my experiance of... by lookingfornancy - Mar 9, 99 (#104 of 3299)
  • I think Nancy is close to loving Ned, though she... by Nadav - Mar 9, 99 (#105 of 3299)
  • I think Nancy is one of those people whose life is... by "Helen Corning" - Mar 9, 99 (#106 of 3299)
  • I think George will be a personal trainer, and... by carsicle - Mar 9, 99 (#107 of 3299)
  • I think her love of mystery will "get in the way."... by Nadav - Mar 9, 99 (#108 of 3299)
  • I agree with the idea that Nancy is "close" to... by Nancy'sbiggest fan - Mar 9, 99 (#109 of 3299)
  • Ok... by aussiefan - Mar 10, 99 (#110 of 3299)
  • Dear lookingfornancy: I'm also having lots of... by Nadav - Mar 10, 99 (#111 of 3299)
  • I'm new, but I definitely think that Nancy and Ned... by Helen Archer - Mar 10, 99 (#112 of 3299)
  • Helen A--You must be my long lost twin! by "Helen Corning" - Mar 10, 99 (#113 of 3299)
  • I love that the original Nancy learnt how to fly a... by aussiefan - Mar 14, 99 (#114 of 3299)
  • Even though I spent my teenage years in the late... by Ruth Boyer - Mar 20, 99 (#115 of 3299)
  • hello!.. by - Mar 24, 99 (#116 of 3299)
  • WOW!.. by carsicle - Apr 5, 99 (#117 of 3299)
  • My younger sister is an associate producer... by carsicle - Apr 5, 99 (#118 of 3299)
  • That is so neat!.. by Chalice - Apr 5, 99 (#119 of 3299)
  • Yes, she lives in Santa Monica. by carsicle - Apr 5, 99 (#120 of 3299)
  • Hi all, Just found a first edition of the... by Nancy's biggest fan II - Apr 7, 99 (#121 of 3299)
  • I have several old Nancy Drew books and they are... by Edna - Apr 8, 99 (#122 of 3299)
  • I knew.The ending of the Original Whispering... by lookingfornancy - Apr 8, 99 (#123 of 3299)
  • I don't like the originals... by Sheila - Apr 8, 99 (#124 of 3299)
  • OH MY GOD !?!.. by Chalice - Apr 8, 99 (#125 of 3299)
  • Sheila-- Can you define boring? by "Helen Corning" - Apr 8, 99 (#126 of 3299)
  • Yeah define boring I love the origanals!!.. by where's Nancy - Apr 8, 99 (#127 of 3299)
  • Sheila, I'm afraid I'm with the crowd... by carsicle - Apr 8, 99 (#128 of 3299)
  • I am sorry if I offended you but I think they are... by Sheila - Apr 9, 99 (#129 of 3299)
  • I wasn't offended, Sheila... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 9, 99 (#130 of 3299)
  • To continue that thought: I find this discussion... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 9, 99 (#131 of 3299)
  • Helen, you've stated my sentiments exactly. by carsicle - Apr 9, 99 (#132 of 3299)
  • I wonder if it's a generational thing, Carsicle? by "Helen Corning" - Apr 9, 99 (#133 of 3299)
  • I have found it difficult to add on to this latest... by lookingfornancy - Apr 10, 99 (#134 of 3299)
  • How old are you,Helen? by Sheila - Apr 10, 99 (#135 of 3299)
  • Thirty-nine. by "Helen Corning" - Apr 10, 99 (#136 of 3299)
  • I'm glad you both agree, Helen and LFN... by carsicle - Apr 11, 99 (#137 of 3299)
  • Helen & Carsicle~ I don't know about it being... by Beth :) - Apr 12, 99 (#138 of 3299)
  • That's interesting to hear, Beth... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 12, 99 (#139 of 3299)
  • "Hollow Oak" was a little boaring... by Mitzy Brown - Apr 15, 99 (#140 of 3299)
  • Carsicle- What about Larkspur Lane?!That is a... by lookingfornancy - Apr 16, 99 (#141 of 3299)
  • It's interesting but in the few books we are in we... by lookingfornancy - Apr 16, 99 (#142 of 3299)
  • LFN, I'll have to read Larkspur agian... by carsicle - Apr 17, 99 (#143 of 3299)
  • To Lookingfornancy: Yes, we do meet Helen's... by Greek Geek - Apr 18, 99 (#144 of 3299)
  • Sheila, I think the new Nancy Drew books are... by Greek Geek - Apr 18, 99 (#145 of 3299)
  • GreekGeek: There IS no real Carolyn Keene... by Nadav - Apr 19, 99 (#146 of 3299)
  • GreekGeek, like Nadav wrote, there never was a... by W.L. - Apr 19, 99 (#147 of 3299)
  • I ran across something funny today.I am rereading... by lookingfornancy - Apr 20, 99 (#148 of 3299)
  • To EVERYBODY: I know Carolyn Keen was just a pen... by Greek Geek - Apr 20, 99 (#149 of 3299)
  • Actually, I thought the first three mysteries were... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 21, 99 (#150 of 3299)
  • Edward Stratemeyer wrote the plot outlines for the... by lookingfornancy - Apr 21, 99 (#151 of 3299)
  • The wonderful woman who wrote the original Nancy... by Judi - Apr 23, 99 (#152 of 3299)
  • I so wish there were a way to get her to visit the... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 24, 99 (#153 of 3299)
  • You bet, Helen... by Mitzy Brown - Apr 24, 99 (#154 of 3299)
  • No Sorbet,Edward Stratemyer thought the name... by lookingfornancy - Apr 25, 99 (#155 of 3299)
  • AT 50 YRS OLD I HAVE READ ALOT OF BOOKS BUT NANCY... by suzy - Apr 28, 99 (#156 of 3299)
  • have any of you read The Mysterious Case of Nancy... by - Apr 28, 99 (#157 of 3299)
  • Hi Suzy, so happy to hear from you... by Mitzy Brown - Apr 28, 99 (#158 of 3299)
  • koko--I think many of us here have read both the... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 28, 99 (#159 of 3299)
  • I am 20 years old... by - Apr 28, 99 (#160 of 3299)
  • Originals vs... by Mitzy Brown - Apr 30, 99 (#161 of 3299)
  • I just finished the original Secret of the Old... by - Apr 30, 99 (#162 of 3299)
  • Mitzy--I think I also remember a gun in the... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 30, 99 (#163 of 3299)
  • Helen Corning: If that is the case, in "Hidden... by Mitzy Brown - Apr 30, 99 (#164 of 3299)
  • Mitzy---I remember being really surprised when I... by "Helen Corning" - Apr 30, 99 (#165 of 3299)
  • Hi all... by Schocher - May 2, 99 (#166 of 3299)
  • Hi... by !Angela! - May 3, 99 (#167 of 3299)
  • To all those people who like the new editions - I... by michelle yochim - May 3, 99 (#168 of 3299)
  • I'm 46 and just found out Carolyn Keene never... by Cass McDonald - May 5, 99 (#169 of 3299)
  • Ellen: I'm kind of in your catagory... by MickyGirl - May 5, 99 (#170 of 3299)
  • Cass, Applewood books has published the first 11... by carsicle - May 5, 99 (#171 of 3299)
  • The original stories seem more scary in a violent... by Mitzy Brown - May 8, 99 (#172 of 3299)
  • Mitzy---The originals are definitely more... by "Helen Corning" - May 8, 99 (#173 of 3299)
  • I only remember the yellow covers... by Chalice - May 10, 99 (#174 of 3299)
  • In the modern ones, usually all they have to... by Nancy Lover - May 11, 99 (#175 of 3299)
  • What are ya'll takling about, blue and yellow and... by MickyGirl - May 12, 99 (#176 of 3299)
  • When I said I liked todays better I meant the... by Sheila - May 12, 99 (#177 of 3299)
  • Mickeygirl, there were 34 books written in the... by carsicle - May 12, 99 (#178 of 3299)
  • Carsicle, it wasn't confusing at all, and thanks... by MickyGirl - May 13, 99 (#179 of 3299)
  • Don't worry MickyGirl... by Nancy Lover - May 13, 99 (#180 of 3299)
  • Does anyone have the original #22 “Crumbling Wall”... by Mitzy Brown - May 14, 99 (#181 of 3299)
  • I thought it was kind of funny... by Beth :) - May 15, 99 (#182 of 3299)
  • Beth.... by Mitzy Brown - May 15, 99 (#183 of 3299)
  • Yes ,it is in the original version Mitzy!LOL!I... by lookingfornancy - May 15, 99 (#184 of 3299)
  • Hi again.......I heard that Nancy got... by Nancys biggest fan - May 15, 99 (#185 of 3299)
  • That was funny about that kid leaving George high... by Nancys biggest fan - May 15, 99 (#186 of 3299)
  • I just realized I've never read Crumbling Wall!.. by "Helen Corning" - May 15, 99 (#187 of 3299)
  • I just began "Leaning Chimney"... by Mitzy Brown - May 15, 99 (#188 of 3299)
  • Oh Helen you will LOVE Crumbling Wall!It is alot... by lookingfornancy - May 15, 99 (#189 of 3299)
  • LookingforNancy.....Togo finds Nancy in the woods... by Mitzy Brown - May 16, 99 (#190 of 3299)
  • Dear Nancy's Biggest there's a Nancy Drew... by Margrett Lisabeth - May 16, 99 (#191 of 3299)
  • Yeah.......I heard about the movies.....cool... by Nancys biggest fan - May 16, 99 (#192 of 3299)
  • Eloisedru.....Thanks for the information...Leaning... by Mitzy Brown - May 16, 99 (#193 of 3299)
  • ARgh :) Don't we go around in circles from time to... by aussiefan - May 17, 99 (#194 of 3299)
  • Mitzi and LFN, "Leaning Chimney" was written by a... by eloisedru - May 17, 99 (#195 of 3299)
  • Eloisedru........You just popped my bubble,... by Mitzy Brown - May 17, 99 (#196 of 3299)
  • eloisedru~ There were racial remarks in the... by Beth :) - May 17, 99 (#197 of 3299)
  • Mitzy: I read that part about the kid too... by MickyGirl - May 17, 99 (#198 of 3299)
  • No confusion intended, Mitzy -- if Nancy's got... by eloisedru - May 17, 99 (#199 of 3299)
  • My favorite ND book is The Clue in the Crossword... by Nancy Lover - May 22, 99 (#200 of 3299)
  • My two favorites are "Twisted Candles" and "Mirror... by carsicle - May 22, 99 (#201 of 3299)
  • I really can't pinpoint a favorite each original... by Chalice - May 22, 99 (#202 of 3299)
  • I beleive the first one I read was actually 'The... by Chalice - May 22, 99 (#203 of 3299)
  • My favorite book is The Hidden... by Nancys biggest fan - May 23, 99 (#204 of 3299)
  • Those are all really good books!!.. by Chalice - May 23, 99 (#205 of 3299)
  • So do I!!!!!!!!!! by Outa this world! - May 23, 99 (#206 of 3299)
  • The 1st book I read was The Tolling Bell... by MickyGirl - May 23, 99 (#207 of 3299)
  • I just finished "The Scarlet Slipper Mystery." I... by Mitzy Brown - May 24, 99 (#208 of 3299)
  • If Nancy were First Lady of the United States,... by "Helen Corning" - May 26, 99 (#209 of 3299)
  • Helen Corning.....that is a tough question... by Mitzy Brown - May 26, 99 (#210 of 3299)
  • Can't be Lincoln 'cause he was really honest,... by Outa this world! - May 26, 99 (#211 of 3299)
  • I was wondering what a set of originals might go... by penelopie - May 26, 99 (#212 of 3299)
  • My early Nancy Drew books are just a MESS!.. by aussiefan - May 27, 99 (#213 of 3299)
  • I really don't know how you feel... by Outa this world! - May 27, 99 (#214 of 3299)
  • Aussiefan sometimes I look at my books from when I... by lookingfornancy - May 27, 99 (#215 of 3299)
  • Lookingfornancy..........You must have had a great... by Mitzy Brown - May 27, 99 (#216 of 3299)
  • I have to admit, I was the same way... by Chalice - May 27, 99 (#217 of 3299)
  • I have my 3rd grade teacher to thank for my love... by carsicle - May 27, 99 (#218 of 3299)
  • Life's funny isn't it? by Chalice - May 27, 99 (#219 of 3299)
  • That's a great story, Carsicle... by "Helen Corning" - May 28, 99 (#220 of 3299)
  • I Love Little Woman.I think the first time I read... by lookingfornancy - May 28, 99 (#221 of 3299)
  • Gone with The Wind is another of my favorites... by carsicle - May 28, 99 (#222 of 3299)
  • Guess what!.. by Outa this world! - May 31, 99 (#223 of 3299)
  • Out of this World.........Isen't it exciting when... by Mitzy Brown - May 31, 99 (#224 of 3299)
  • A#1-yes A#2-picture cover A#3-I mean it's not... by Outa this world! - May 31, 99 (#225 of 3299)
  • Out Of This World........Lucky lucky you!.. by Mitzy Brown - May 31, 99 (#226 of 3299)
  • Thanx SO MUCH Mitzy!.. by Outa this world! - Jun 1, 99 (#227 of 3299)
  • Ta da...to the rescue...Originals Versus today :)... by aussiefan - Jun 2, 99 (#228 of 3299)
  • Ok .......Im back ewveryone......& I finally... by Nancys biggest fan - Jun 2, 99 (#229 of 3299)
  • Okay but how pure is "pure".Does a purist only... by lookingfornancy - Jun 6, 99 (#230 of 3299)
  • In my case, the first 56. by carsicle - Jun 6, 99 (#231 of 3299)
  • Book #1 through #42 from this ND purist. by Mitzy Brown - Jun 6, 99 (#232 of 3299)
  • LOL!Mitzy what an odd # to draw the line at!Why... by lookingfornancy - Jun 6, 99 (#233 of 3299)
  • Miztsy,LFN and other Puritist, Have you guys read... by Margarett Lisabeth - Jun 6, 99 (#234 of 3299)
  • Mitzy, my 2nd fav of all time is Mirror Bay... by carsicle - Jun 6, 99 (#235 of 3299)
  • I love all the hardbacks, but not the files... by Outa this world! - Jun 6, 99 (#236 of 3299)
  • The 25 chapter yellow spine PC's (1-34) and the... by Mitzy Brown - Jun 6, 99 (#237 of 3299)
  • Outa this World, You don't like the Files?.. by Margarett Lisabeth - Jun 6, 99 (#238 of 3299)
  • The thing I didn't care for-when the files first... by Chalice - Jun 6, 99 (#239 of 3299)
  • I've just decided today to read the original and... by carsicle - Jun 6, 99 (#240 of 3299)
  • Chalice I too was astounded my the murder aspect... by lookingfornancy - Jun 7, 99 (#241 of 3299)
  • LFN- I know what you mean, unfortunately, the 80's... by Chalice - Jun 7, 99 (#242 of 3299)
  • I LOVE the files....I think they are more real... by Nancys biggest fan - Jun 8, 99 (#243 of 3299)
  • Just found this website!.. by TappingHeels - Jun 9, 99 (#244 of 3299)
  • Welcome (((Tapping Heels)))!!!.. by Chalice - Jun 9, 99 (#245 of 3299)
  • hey Tapping Heels, me too, my sister told me about... by C.Elizabeth - Jun 9, 99 (#246 of 3299)
  • I really liked Haunted Showboat.It would not make... by lookingfornancy - Jun 9, 99 (#247 of 3299)
  • OK, lookingfornancy... by C.Elizabeth - Jun 9, 99 (#248 of 3299)
  • I LOVED "Ringmaster's Secret." I've discovered... by carsicle - Jun 9, 99 (#249 of 3299)
  • I think that the BEST files is The Perfect... by Nancys biggest fan - Jun 9, 99 (#250 of 3299)
  • I've seen a couple of messages here wondering... by TappingHeels - Jun 10, 99 (#251 of 3299)
  • No Mitzy 35 -56 were never rewritten.They simply... by lookingfornancy - Jun 11, 99 (#252 of 3299)
  • LookingForNancy........Yes, I understand between... by Mitzy Brown - Jun 11, 99 (#253 of 3299)
  • What does YS PC mean????.....I hope I can find... by Nancys biggest fan - Jun 11, 99 (#254 of 3299)
  • YS PC means Yellow Spine Picture Cover. by Outa this world! - Jun 11, 99 (#255 of 3299)
  • does anyone know how much original YSPC's are... by cheryldrew - Jun 11, 99 (#256 of 3299)
  • I started reading and collecting Nancy Drew in the... by Squirrel - Jun 12, 99 (#257 of 3299)
  • Yes Mitzy I think that is write 1-3 YS are revised... by lookingfornancy - Jun 12, 99 (#258 of 3299)
  • Tapping Heels- You sound like the perfect person... by "Helen Corning" - Jun 12, 99 (#259 of 3299)
  • Helen Corning: Thanks for the invitation!.. by TappingHeels - Jun 13, 99 (#260 of 3299)
  • I cant wait till another add on is started.......I... by Nancys biggest fan - Jun 14, 99 (#261 of 3299)
  • I read Nancy Drews according to when they were... by Nancys biggest fan - Jun 16, 99 (#262 of 3299)
  • Mitzy is probably tending to her son... by carsicle - Jun 16, 99 (#263 of 3299)
  • I just finished The Mysterious Mannequin and now I... by Sheila - Jun 17, 99 (#264 of 3299)
  • I loved "Manniquin" also. by carsicle - Jun 18, 99 (#265 of 3299)
  • I saw the French edition of "Ski Jump" once and it... by eloisedru - Jun 18, 99 (#266 of 3299)
  • I liked Manniquin and Ski Jump... by MickyGirl - Jun 18, 99 (#267 of 3299)
  • I dont have any original NDs but I have an... by Nancys biggest fan - Jun 20, 99 (#268 of 3299)
  • I just read the Clue of the Broken Lockett for... by Anna=Me! - Jun 21, 99 (#269 of 3299)
  • I'm having a ball reading the Applewood reprints... by Mitzy Brown - Jun 23, 99 (#270 of 3299)
  • I once read a totally different edition of... by Beth :) - Jun 23, 99 (#271 of 3299)
  • The original books are very facinating in a sense... by Chalice - Jun 24, 99 (#272 of 3299)
  • Yeah!.. by Outa this world! - Jun 25, 99 (#273 of 3299)
  • Back again...been too long... by aussiefan - Jun 26, 99 (#274 of 3299)
  • Cutie and Burn: YUP!.. by Sakura - Jul 1, 99 (#275 of 3299)
  • I am 20 something... by georgef - Jul 9, 99 (#276 of 3299)
  • Yes , ND is for all ages... by georgef - Jul 10, 99 (#277 of 3299)
  • I was born in '56 (ANCIENT, i know) and grew up on... by k wilson - Jul 11, 99 (#278 of 3299)
  • I defninutly vote for both by Anna=Me! - Jul 12, 99 (#279 of 3299)
  • There are two stories after On The Trail of... by Lucky Star - Jul 15, 99 (#280 of 3299)
  • I just got done reading "The Secret of the... by georgef - Jul 16, 99 (#281 of 3299)
  • Yes, the settings is what makes the originals... by georgef - Jul 17, 99 (#282 of 3299)
  • Yes, and it makes you appreciate the differences... by KATCOOL - Jul 17, 99 (#283 of 3299)
  • That's true..it reflects our changing... by Chalice - Jul 17, 99 (#284 of 3299)
  • Yes!.. by Outa this world! - Jul 17, 99 (#285 of 3299)
  • Yes, but Outta this world, aren't you glad times... by KATCOOL - Jul 17, 99 (#286 of 3299)
  • Yes... by Outa this world! - Jul 17, 99 (#287 of 3299)
  • So - how would you like to have lived in those... by KATCOOL - Jul 17, 99 (#288 of 3299)
  • I think that living in the late 60's whould be... by Burnley - Jul 17, 99 (#289 of 3299)
  • Yeah... by Outa this world! - Jul 17, 99 (#290 of 3299)
  • Ya, 70's too. by Burnley - Jul 17, 99 (#291 of 3299)
  • Yes the late 60's were cool - now mind you I was... by KATCOOL - Jul 17, 99 (#292 of 3299)
  • 1970's you can have - I HATE DISCO and I hate the... by KATCOOL - Jul 17, 99 (#293 of 3299)
  • Well people really did wear polyester and... by KATCOOL - Jul 17, 99 (#294 of 3299)
  • think I would have liked to live in the 30's or... by georgef - Jul 17, 99 (#295 of 3299)
  • The clothes from the 70's were horrible... by carsicle - Jul 17, 99 (#296 of 3299)
  • Then lets get back to the original question - How... by KATCOOL - Jul 19, 99 (#297 of 3299)
  • I personally like the original versions compared... by georgef - Jul 19, 99 (#298 of 3299)
  • I think they should continue..from the originals... by Chalice - Jul 19, 99 (#299 of 3299)
  • I am going to start reading the original version... by georgef - Jul 19, 99 (#300 of 3299)

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