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Patty's Suitors

Patty’s Suitors is pretty much Kit Cameron’s book, if you’re looking for an easy way to remember it (and I am). It also gives us proposals from Ken and Phil (yes,  432 more words


Books I'm reading this month

Ah, books. When I’m not absorbed in teen fantasy/sci-fi fiction (ahem ahem), I’m usually drawn to the period piece/historical novels, fictitious or not. And this month, it’s both! 366 more words

Guerlain's L'Heure Bleue (1912)

You have decided to immigrate to a country called Perfumesnob. At the customs, an officer checks your passport and papers, smells what you are wearing, and asks, “Do you regard L’Heure Bleue (1912) one of the best perfumes ever made?” “No way, It’s for grandma! 169 more words

Niche Perfumes

Vigny's Golliwogg (1919)

I want to share with you my prized collection – Vigny Golliwogg Perfume (empty) and a parfum/cologne set. The children’s book illustrated character “Golliwogg” was created by Florence K. 4,738 more words

Niche Perfumes

Thistle Rink & Theatre (102 Street)

Thistle Rink was built in 1902 and burnt down in 1912. During its lifespan, the rink was a centre of life in Edmonton. It hosted parties (such as the inauguration of Alberta), music and theatre events and sports games. 28 more words

Women's Hockey at Diamond Field

1916 (Looking East towards 100 Street)

Google Streetview

Yale Hotel (10015 Jasper Ave)


1914 (Looking Southeast)

Google Streetview (Looking Southeast)

1912 – Interior

EdHGIS: 1914 Fire Insurance Maps & Google Earth