Monthly Archives: March 2011
What follows in an excerpt of my gran’s 1963 journal. I thought it was interesting to share a perspective from a Canadian who was hearing it on the radio- this is only the first entry from the day of the … Continue reading
An advertisement in a 1956 Magazine for employment at a bank….
I was looking through an old Maclean’s magazine from December 8, 1956. This article seemed very apropos considering Japan’s situation right now, and the current discussion in Canada of building another nuclear power plant. Turning the pages of a magazine … Continue reading
Another ‘basement find.’ This was used by my grandfather’s family while they were in England in the First World War. My great grandfather, Lieut Col. T.C.D. Bedell was in command of the 156th Battalion. Rationed food in this booklet: meat, … Continue reading