This newsletter presents updates from the Friends of Mt. Hope Cemetery in Rochester, N.Y. The Friends of Mt. Hope Cemetery was published from 1981-1995 when the title changed to Epitaph. This issue, Volume 18, number 1, includes: Photography Contest A Big Success; In Remembrance of Marjorie A. Ewell; A New Cemetery Manager With Bold Plans; Twelve Hundred Monuments Uprighted, and Counting; Charles Paul Gruppe, Painter (1860-1940); How Mount Hope Cemetery Got Its Name; Interior of the Megiddo Church at Thurston Road and Sawyer Street.