Nashville Scholars of
the Three Pipe Problem
{Est. 1979}


Current Members

Marino Alvarez, BSI
(2015 - BSI Hilton Soames in 3STU)
(1989 - Professor Coram in GOLD)
Franklin, TN 37069
Background and Bio Sketch
(see note regarding investitures)
Email Dr. Alvarez


Vicki Risko Alvarez
(2012 - "VR" in BRUC)
Franklin, TN
Background and Bio Sketch
see investiture
Email Dr. Risko

Jerome Boynton

Jerome Boynton

(Watson's Trusty Old Revolver, Adams)
Lawrenceburg TN 38464
Email Jerome


Billy Fields
(2012 - "VR" in BRUC)
Franklin, TN
Background and Bio Sketch
(Spouse - Donna)
Nashville, TN 37206

Email Billy

bmasonBill Mason, BSI,
Master Bootmaker (Toronto),
Headlight in Beacon Society
(2015 BSI - White Mason in VALL)
(1998 NScholars - The Hydraulic Press in ENGR)
(Spouse: Cindy)
Greenbrier, TN 37073

Background and Bio Sketch
| Iinvestiture


Gael Stahl

(1979 - The Final Problem in FINA)
[Charter Member]
Old Hickory, TN 37138
Background & Bio Sketch

Email Gael


Susan Stahl
(Altamont in LAST)
[Charter Member]
Email Susan
S Carlisle
Shannon Carlisle
(March 2013 - 221 B Baker Street)
Winner of the Beacon Society Outstanding Sherlockian Teacher (2013)
see the announcement on the Beacon Society website

Background & Bio Sketch see investiture

Dean Richardson

(1998 - Shinwell Johnson in ILLU)
(Spouse: Susan)
Nashville, TN 37211
Email Dean



David Hayes
(2001 - Inspector Baynes in WIST)
(Spouse: Judi)
Mt Juliet, TN 37122
Background and Bio Sketch
Email David


Susan Hawkins
(1995 - Hattie Doran in NOBL)
Nashville, TN
Email Susan
"Her eyes were pale green without a touch of hazel. Her true self was poorly concealed. The green eyes in the carefully sweet face were turbulent, willful, lusty with life, distinctly at variance with her decorus demeanor. (GONE WITH THE WIND, Margaret Mitchell)


Jim Hawkins
(1987 - Little Jimmy Griggs VEIL)
Nashville TN 37211
Background and Bio Sketch

Email Jim

The best men all left us, and the show began to go downhill. It was only Leonardo and I who kept it up - with little Jimmy Griggs the clown. Poor devil, he had not much to be funny about, but he did what he could to hold things together. (VEIL)


Williams_King Charlie Williams (Lestrade)
Patsy King (Mrs. Hudson)
Nashville, TN (no email)

Duncan Kimbro
Nashville, TN

Conor Kimbro is our youngest Nashville Scholar.
His teacher, Shannon Carlisle, and his parents
accompanied him at his investiture as "The Red-Headed League."

Debbie Hussey
Nashville, TN 37209
Invested 2012: TOBY (SIGN)
see investiture
Email Debbie

Derek Martin
Invested 2012:
Mr. Windigate (BLUE)
see investiture

Email Derek

TomFeller Tom Feller
1998 - Hilton Cubitt in DANC)
Nashville TN 37206
Background and Bio Sketch

Southern Fandom Confederation
Email Tom


Anita Feller

(1998 - Elsie Cubitt in DANC)
Email Anita

Carol Redding Carol Redding
(Violet deMerville, 2011)
see investiture
Email Carol
Bill Markie (2007 - Webley)
Nashville, TN
Background and Bio Sketch
Email Bill Markie
Mike Brady
Nashville, TN


Jeff Steward

Kay (Patricia Kay) Blocker
(1979 - Matilda Briggs in SUSS)
Nashville, TN [Charter Member]
Email Kay
schweizer Chris Schweizer, Scholar and Artist
Canonical Nom: Great Uncle Horace
avatar Ken Beck
(1979 - Wiggins in SIGN & STUD)
Watertown TN 37184
JOxley John Oxley
(2014- Charles Augustus Milverton)
Atlanta, GA
Michael Parrish
(1996 - Mycroft)
Cindy Parrish (Veiled Lodger in VEIL)
Nashville, TN 37206

Geeta McMillan (2011 - Lady Hilda from SECO)
Background and Bio Sketch
see investiture
Email Geeta
avatar Bobbye Crawford
(1985 - Clothilde Lothman von Saxe-Meningen in SCAN)
Old Hickory TN 37138
avatar Carol Garrett
(1979 - Right Honorable Lady Hilda Trelawney Hope in SECO)
[Charter Member]
Hermitage, TN
Email Carol
DHammer David Hammer
(Monsieur Dubuque of the French police in NAVA /
BSI Major-General Stoner in SPEC)
Dubuque, IA 52003
Email David
David Hammer has written several Sherlock Holmes travel books. Amazon link.
Kenneth J. Ken Gordon Jr.
(1995 - Fred Porlock in VALL)
South Haven, MS 38671
Sen. Douglas Henry, Jr.
(1987 - Lord Holdhurst in NAVA)
Nashville, TN 37219

Richard Keppler
Email Richard

Fred Levin
(1998 - Abe Slaney in DANC)
Winnetka, IL 60093
A Non-Resident Member Sunnie Levin
(1998 - Helen Stoner in SPEC)
Winnetka, IL 60093
    A Non-Resident Member
R Lies Ron Lies
(2012 - The Game Is A Foot)
Denver, CO
Member of Dr. Watson's Neglected Patients (Denver)
A Non-Resident NScholar
See Sherlockian Background


Ronald Scott Kritter
(1999 - Dr. Thorneycroft Huxtable PRIO)
Christine Kritter (1999 - Lady Mary Brackenstall.
the former Mary Fraser)

    Milwaukee, WI 53208

Rachel Lundberg
(2011 - Emilia Lucca from REDC)
see investiture
Vanderbilt University student
Email Rachel
Dee Raz
Invesited 2012: Mary Russell
non-canonical character in
Laurie King series
Elliston Place, Nashville
see investiture
Email Dee

Carolyn & Joel Senter
(1998 - The Grice Patersons in FIVE)
Cincinnati, OH 45219

Proprietors of the finest Sherlock Holmes online
Classic Specialties / The Sherlock Holmes Shoppe
Email The Senters


Stephanie Osborn
(2011 - Boswell in SCAN)
Background and Bio Sketch
see investiture
Huntsville, AL
Stephanie writes science fiction and has included Sherlock Holmes in her books.
New Book: The Case of the Displaced Detective: The Arrival

Visit her website


Each one left their unique mark on the NASHVILLE SCHOLARS
and on our hearts.

Baker | Bradley | Sharpe | Smith | White

William C. Baker
(1979 - Tranter)
[Charter Member]
Donelson, TN 37214

David Bradley
(1988/Tobacconist Bradley)
Nashville, TN

Davice J. Sharpe
(2/98) The Old Book Collector
Nashville, TN

Vickie Smith [Charter Member]
(1979 - V.Durando/Ms. Burnett)
Mount Juliet TN 37122-5104

Bob White (d. Sept 21, 2011)

Mary-Margarette Jordan (d. July 22, 2015)

Meredith A. "Nan" Ottenbacher (d. Feb 25, 2017)

Micheal Harper (d. July 23, 2017)


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