Art Evans cuts ribbon
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26761
"Arthur Evans of Bradford, former Simcoe Centre MPP, was among the dignitaries at the official opening of the new Simcoe County courthouse in Barrie last Friday. Mr. Evans who represented Simcoe Centre for 16 years, was joined in the plaque unveil...
Finally! Schomberg river dredge is launched
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26766
"The Schomberg River dredge was finally launched last Tuesday after an abortive effort the day before. The ponderous machine, built by Louis Devald, slid slowly into the water near Wanda Street, and to the relief of everybody it not only floated, ...
A Brush With Art
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 74/75-PH27037
"Bruno Cavallo is having a good time in Bradford. At least you'd think he would be, having sold 'about 10' paintings from his showing at the Royal Bank. Mr. Cavallo has also painted five local scenes from around Bradford and the local countryside,...
William L. Campbell Obituary
- CA BWGPL VS-1900-2018-06-12-03
Obituary for William L. Campbell in a 1948 edition of the Bradford Witness. He passed in 1948.
Jim Simone wins trip to Bahamas
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26935
"Mr. and Mrs. Jim Simone of RR 2, Newmarket are the lucky winners of a trip of De Peuter Interiors of Bradford. The second annual draw was held in the De Peuter showroom October 2, and the Simones were present, along with several other people to w...
Bradford's Salad Queen
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH27017
"Bradford's Salad Queen Irene Schreiber will be on hand for activities."
Rosemary Fennell Graduate
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH26972
"Rosemary Fennell, daughter of John and Marietta Fennell, Bradford, received her diploma in nursing from Georgian College of Applied Arts and Technology, Royal Victoria Hospital Campus, Barrie. Miss Fennell has accepted a position at Blind River G...
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH26985
"This was the scene in a greenhouse operated by Ferragine Brothers on Simcoe Road. They estimate their losses in flowers and stock at between $20-30,000. Mud and water, 10 inches deep, swept through the greenhouse."
A large crowd was on hand
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH26998
"A large crowd was on hand for the 15th annual graduation exercises held at Sir William Osler School last Thursday. Thirty seven grade eight students received their graduation diplomas. The graduation diplomas were presented by the principal, Mel ...
Earl Rowe is guest speaker
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26800
"Honorable Earl Rowe, former Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario, was guest speaker at the Fisher's Corners Womens Institute Meeting January 20. A great supporter of women's institutes, Mr. Rowe spoke to the women and their husbands for about 45 minute...