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10-line Poem Challenge

This tutorial features two sample poems: “First Day in Braces” and “The Art of Poetry.”

Source: 10-line Poem Challenge #30: Sonnetina Tre


St Andrew's Dinner - politics - Montreal, 1835

Montreal Gazette, 19 December 1835, page 2

The Editor of the Vindicator, though now in Quebec, pretends to have a perfect knowledge of what is going on in Montreal, but the errors into which he falls, are sometimes ridiculous in the extreme.  249 more words


Yvette McKenna - presented at court, 1927

Montreal Daily Star, 18 June 1927, page 2

Presented at Court.

Mrs Frank McKenna, daughter of Hon Narcisse Perodeau, Lieutenant Governor of this Province and daughter, Miss Yvette McKenna, wearing the gowns in which they were presented to their Majesties’ Court May 23.  19 more words


Galt Caledonian Games, 1882

Alloa Advertiser 2 Sep 1882 p3

Caledonian Games at Galt, Ont

The fourth annual games of the Galt Caledonian Society came off on the 10th August, and were very successful, although the weather was rather unsettled.  169 more words


A Canadian Addresses the Queen in Braid Scotch, 1897

Aberdeen Press and Journal, 8 July 1897 p5

A Canadian address to the Queen in Braid Scotch

The Caledonian Society of Montreal cabled a message of congratulation to Her Majesty in braid Scotch.  165 more words


Societe St-Jean-Baptiste, Glengarry, ON, 1892

Glengarry News, 9 Jun 1892 page 2

Societe St Jean Baptiste

Une assemblee de cette societe a eu lieu mardi soir a la residence de MA Gagnon pour prendre les mesures necessaries pour feter dignement la fete nationale des Canadiens Francais – le 24 juin.   216 more words


Attitude of Irish-Canadians, Lt-Col Trihey, New York, 1917

Montreal Gazette, 3 July 1917, page 2

Lieut-Col Trihey on attitude of Irish-Canadians

Deeply concerned on situation in Ireland but will their duty as Canadians… 611 more words