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Wedding of Violet Paulin and George Lapraik, Victoria, 1902

Victoria Times, 18 February 1902, page 5

A very pretty wedding took place in Christ Church cathedral last evening, when Rev Canon Beanlands united in marriage George Stephensonn Lapraik, chief officer of the NYK liner Kinshiu Maru, and Miss Violet Pauline, daughter of Mr and Mrs Pauline, of Oak Bay.  87 more words


Victory Parade and Canada's Spotlight Band, WWII

Saw this poster on display at the World of Coke in Atlanta, Georgia.  Had to grab a photo of it.  Will research it and come back later for more information!!!!


Children's faults, Montreal, 1911

Montreal Standard, 1 July 1911, page 14

Children’s Faults

Don’t keep on harping about a child’s faults; don’t keep on telling him how naughty  and stupid he is; it doesn’t do any real good for it will awaken resentment in his heart.  14 more words


Call For proposals - Sydney Newman Book

The deadline is fast approaching – I am looking for people interested in Sydney Newman – people with expertise on the CBC (1950s), National Film Board of Canada (1940s and 1970s), the BBC and British television in the 1960s.   504 more words


College Fashion, 1922 - Etiquette

Etiquette: The Blue Book of Social Usage by Emily Post, New York and London, Funk & Wagnalls Co, 1922/37.


If the college should happen to be in a warm climate, naturally foulard dresses or cotton prints would take the place of the warm woolens. 114 more words


Borden Naval Policy, Montreal, 1912

Montreal Daily Star, 7 December 1912, page 3


Borden Naval Policy


St Jean Baptiste Society Centenary, Montreal, 1934

Montreal Daily Star, 23 June 1934

1834 – The French Canadian National Society Reaches its Centenary – 1934

An interesting visitor joins in congratulations