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Chief Morning Star - Appeal for Middlesex Hospital, 1919

Montreal Daily Star, 27 November 1919, page 14

The Prince of Wales, as Chief Morning Star, the symbol of light and hope, comes forward in a new enterprise, and thousands to whom the night brought suffering and pain will greet the Dawn he heralds with gratitude and joy. 164 more words


Breaking the Silence and Taking Back My Power, 2016

I was eighteen years old and I was riding my bicycle home from the mall. I had just stopped at a stop sign and was looking for a break in traffic, to turn left in safety.  572 more words


Obituary -Agnes Bryden Blacklock, 1915

Cornwall Obits, 1915

Mrs Blacklock

Another of the old and highly esteemed residents of the county, Mrs Blacklock, died on Friday, April 9 at her residence, Grove Hill Farm, East Front Cornwall, aged 84 years and 10 months.  203 more words


St Andrew's Ball, Montreal, 1912

Montreal Daily Star, 7 December 1912, page 10

St Andrew’s Society Ball

From a spectacular point of view St Andrew’s Ball last night surpassed all previous years.  256 more words


Le ravissement de Lol V. Stein

Le ravissement de Lol V. Stein 
Marguerite Duras
Gallimard, folio 1964

Honnêtement je n’ai pas beaucoup compris de ce qui se passe dans ce livre flou. 131 more words

French Literature

Historic List of Scottish Societies in Canada - Assistance please!

I am trying to create a list of all the Scottish societies which have been founded in Canada since the beginning of Scottish settlement here in order to view trends etc. 840 more words


Untangling the Various Narratives - More About Maude Smith, Suffragette, 2016

When writing about a person of note it is always important to understand the different narratives which are used about them.  This is particularly important when you are writing about them as a part of a family history.  1,380 more words