Summary: This issue includes a story on various diplomas awarded to prisoners, news of the Red Cross switching to plastic containers for blood donations, letters to the editor, an editorial article about the vote to abolish the death penalty in Canada, an article discussing the book “Origins of Crime” and the “Cambridge-Somerville Youth Study”, a selection of poetry, a write-up on the Christmas concert, a list of approved purchases and payments for personal funds in the “Inmate Trust Fund”, an opinion piece on the “new flag of Canada”, correspondence with the prisoner sponsored foster child in Italy, some updates including changes to the Education Department, various reprints, a report on the Red Cross blood serum clinic, chess news, sport, activity and annex news, a thank you from the Red Cross to donors, an update on the “Toys for Tots” program and a report on the Sports Committee about the daily sports program.

KEYWORDS: Berklee (Berlee) School of Music, Cambridge-Somerville Youth Study, Canadian House of Parliament, Mount Allison University, New York Institute of Photography, Red Cross, RCA Institute Inc., St. John’s Ambulance, Toys for Tots

Coded by: Sacha Alfonzo Villafuerte