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Another utterly mundane conclusion

Some of my ancestors were Irish, but I am not Irish.

Some of my ancestors were Indigenous, but I am not Indigenous.

That is the utterly mundane conclusion I have reached, after reflecting for some time on the history and heritage of my ancestors. 214 more words

Sterling Lynch

My feet don't like shoes

I was born at the end of a rainbow.

Okay, not exactly. As far as I know, there were no leprechauns or pots of gold present for my birth. 650 more words

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Hail to the Chief- Sir John A Macdonald, Montreal 1877

Montreal Daily Star, 5 July 1877, page 3

Hail to the Chief

Grand

Torchlight Procession

On Saturday Evening, July 7th

To Welcome

Sir John A Macdonald… 146 more words

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12th of July, Montreal, 1877

Montreal Daily Star, 12 July 1877, page 2

The Twelfth – Last Words

This is the Twelfth of July, the recognized anniversary of the Orangemen.  They intend commemorating it in a quiet, unobtrusive manner, by going to church and hearing a sermon.  691 more words

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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!!!!

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Golden Age Girls of Canadian Comics

A review of Kalman Andrasofszky and Blake Northcott’s Agents of PACT # 1 (Chapterhouse, 2017)
By Derek Newman-Stille

Many of the new Chapterhouse comics seem to be focussed on the narratives of men, so it is exciting to see that Agents of PACT is focussed on women. 284 more words

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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

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