Tell us about your first apartment

August 28, 1997

Renting your first apartment is an important rite of passage.

Whether it was a palace or a run-down wreck, we'd like you to tell us what made it memorable.

Was it the overwhelming sense of freedom you felt when you first unlocked the door? The chartreuse shag carpet? Or the roommate who watched MTV until 3 a.m.?

Contact us in one of the following ways:

  • Write to Apartment, The Herald-Mail Co., P.O. Box 439, Hagerstown, Md. 21741
  • send e-mail to (
  • fax it to 301-714-0245

Include your name, age, the town where you live and your daytime phone number.

The deadline is Monday, Sept. 8. We'll publish some of your responses Sunday, Sept. 21, in Lifestyle.

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