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Hon. Earl Rowe Pleads to Electors for Strong 'Yes' Vote on Plebiscite

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  • 1942-04-29

"To the Electors of Dufferin-Simcoe: As your representative in the House of Commons, I did oppose the principle of a Plebiscite. Howevee, our government has asked for an expression of public opinion and, under our democratic system of government, ...

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McKinstry, Jack obituary

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  • 1955-01-26

Event Date : Monday, January 17, 1955 Event Type : Death Municipality : Dearborn, Michigan Description : "A message has been received by Mr. B. B. Collings informing of the death of Jack McKinstry of Dearborn, Michigan, on Monday, January 17. Mr....

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Cerswell, Edwin J obituary

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  • 1942-01-14

Event Date : Sunday, January 04, 1942 Event Type : Death Description : Husband to Agnes Cerswell (nee Speers), father to Mrs. Jeffery (Christeen) of Detriot, Mrs. Heppleston (Jean) of Toronto, Mrs. Kract (Alice) of Niagra Falls NY and one son, Go...

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Remembrance Day Suitably Observed

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  • 1932-11-16

"Citizens Pay tribute to Canada's Soldier Dead in Union Service in Town Hall"

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Looking Back Over the Century - Bradford & Amsterdam

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  • 1967-04-19

The Bradford Witness decided to release a series of articles from local townspeople on the history of certain events in Bradford and West Gwillimbury's time. This week, the Holland River is the topic.

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Some agrominium facts

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  • 1977-03-30

"I would like to commend both your staff and paper for the coverage given to both the Planning Board meeting and the Council meeting in West Gwillimbury regarding Crang Agrominium. However, there are a lot of facts that I would like the residents ...

George Jackson

The Office Window Column

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  • 1964

This collection of newspaper articles is based on the Office Window column from the Bradford Witness & South Simcoe Times. This column covers a variety of topics, from daily events to local history tidbits. They also give insight into the content...

Ina McKenzie

Drug Store

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  • 1925

"This week's historical photo was submitted by Lew Campbell of RR 2, Bradford, whose father, W.L. Campbell (behind the counter) operated the drug store on Holland Street now occupied Ritchie's Variety Store. Fred C. Cook, standing in front of the ...

Lew Campbell

Hughes retires from roads

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  • 1976

"West Gwillimbury Road Superintendent, Grenville Hughes, 68, resigned last week, after 14 years of service with the council staff. Reeve Orville Hughes accepted the resignation, thanked the road superintendent on behalf of the council for all his ...

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