Organizing the Salad Festival
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 75-PH27018
"Chamber of Commerce President George Allison explained the set up of this year's Bradford Salad Festival Committee to a gathering of more than 50 representatives from local, civic and service organizations during a dinner meeting at Toby's Restau...
Best Salad Festival yet
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26907
"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...
May postpone planned tour by Diefenbaker
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76-PH26934
"John Diefenbaker's scheduled October 15 tour of York Region may be temporarily postponed due to the sudden illness of Mrs. Diefenbaker, The Witness learned yesterday. Mr. Diefenbaker had been scheduled to address a dinner in Nobleton, and visit t...
Amy Young celebrates 80th Birthday with friends
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26743
"A surprise party was held in Bond Head Community Hall on Saturday afternoon for Amy Young of Bond Head, formerly of Beeton, on the occasion of her eightieth birthday. Many of her family, neighbours, and friends from near and far, including member...
Plans shaping up for 100-mile Snowarama
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26779
"Plans for the Bradford Snowarama are quickly shaping up as organizers distribute pledge forms, and snowmobilers line up sponsors for the 100-mile ride slated for Sunday, February 5. The Ontario Society for Crippled Children is coordinating the ev...
Preview of Snowarama
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26801
"Timmy and Tammy were in Bradford last week to generate support for the Snowarama to be held February 13 from Varley's Marina. From the left are Bradford Mayor Roy Gordon, former mayor Joe Magani, Timmy (Kevin Collins of Orillia), Tammy (Patty Doa...
Snowarama organizers honored
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26837
"Whipper Billy Watson (standing fifth from the left) attended a meeting of the Bradford Lions Club last week to thank some of the people who helped run the Snowarama which raised about $60,000 for crippled children in February. Five hundred and se...
The Town of Bradford salutes the 1977 Salad Festival
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26863
"The Town of Bradford salutes the 1977 Salad Festival and warmly welcome visitors to the Heart of the Salad Country. Mayor Roy Gordon, Councillors Zyg Fenik, Reeve Ken Wood, John Zima, Deputy Reeve Milt Hambly, Rick Wright, and Clerk Treasurer Mis...
Salad Fest dates are set
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26864
"The 1977 version of the Salad Festival will be held from July 10 to July 17 this year, publicity committee chairman George Allison announced this week. Planning had been underway for almost two months and several new events, as well as the popula...
Women will help in Salad Festival
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 77-PH26865
"The Fisher's Corners Women's Institute plans to buy rolls and serve them at the Bradford Salad Festival in July. At the May meeting, the group discussed a bus tour to Stoney Creek on June 16. Several plan to attend a short course September 16. Ha...