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Forty years ago today in the Witness

  • CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26810
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  • 1977-03-09

"Chicken thieves got away with between 39 and 40 fowl from the barn of Thomas Stewart, 10th line, West Gwillimbury. The pilferers had evidently used a car or light truck in their night prowling, as the marks of tires were plainly visible on the si...

George Jackson

Best Salad Festival yet

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  • 1976-07-21

"The town of Bradford bulged at the seams last week as an estimated 20,000 people jammed into the community to make an unprecedented success of the annual Bradford Salad Festival. From last Wednesday night, through Sunday, every event scheduled by...

Bradford Witness

Organizers expect 15,000 for Salad Festival

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  • 1976-06-01

"Bradford Salad Festival organizer Leo Kleiss said yesterday that pre-sale of tickets for the festival are going well and he expects that very few will be left by the time the festival gets underway. Advertising and community bulletins should brin...

George Jackson

Seniors' opening

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  • 1976-05-19

"MPP Art Evans presented Sid Gapp with a portrait of the queen to be hung in the Gay Sixties senior citizens' rooms at the old St. Mary's school. Municipal officials from West Gwillimbury and Bradford, and representatives of provincial and county ...

Bradford Witness

Hughes elected warden, sixth from township

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  • 1976-01-21

"West Gwillimbury Reeve Orville Hughes is the Warden of Simcoe County for 1976. Mr. Hughes, 55, defeated Tecumseth Deputy Reeve Allan Glassford for the post, in an election during county council's 1976 inaugural session Monday. County Clerk George...

Bradford Witness

Trinity Church, Bradford, Celebrates 100th Anniversary

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  • 1951-06-13

"Sunday, June 10th marked the Centenary of Trinity Church, Bradford. Two services were held with congregations far exceeding the seating capacity of the church. The rector, Rev. H.G. Blake, conducted the services." ...

Bradford Witness

McKinstry, James obituary

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  • 1941-01-08

Event Date : Thursday, January 02, 1941 Event Type : Death Description (pg 4) : At the home of his daughter, Mrs. Gerald Peterman, Bradford, Ontario, on Thursday, January 2nd, 1941, James McKinstry, in his 94th year. The funeral was held Sunday, ...

Bradford Witness

Saint, Leonard & Eva McMaine

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  • 1907-11-21

Event Date : Thursday, November 14, 1907 Event Type : Marriage Description : Eva, daughter of Mr. Albert McMaine (McMain), of King, to Mr. Leonard Saint, only son of Mr. Thomas Saint, of Bradford. The wedding took place at St. Paul's Church, Newm...

Bradford Witness

Trinity Ang. Church history

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  • 1965-11-17

Article about the history of the Trinity Anglican Church, written by its minister, Rev. E.R. Woolley.

Edward Woolley, Rev.

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