Christmas Social Notes from Pakenham 1933




Miss Agnes Noble of Carleton Place spent New Year’s Day with Mr. and Mrs. G. Harold Scott, * * *

Mrs. J. Arthur Nugent is at present ill with erysipelas. Her many friends trust she will soon be well again. * * *

Mr. and Mrs., Ben: Hientz were guests during New Year’s of Mr. and Mrs. O, Heintz. – • * *

Miss Evelyn Downey of Ottawa, spent Christmas Week with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Downey. * * *

The many friends of Mrs. Max .Smith were sorry to learn she had the misfortune last week, to fall on’ the slippery street and sustain a broken wrist. * **

Miss Mary Aikenhead has been visiting jwlth her mother, Mrs. M. Aikenhead. f * * *

Dr. Fred Snedden of the Ottawa Civic Hospital Staff, spent New Year’s Day’with his mother, Mrs. A. Snedden. * * *

Mr. and Mrs. H. Jack and family of Renfrew, were New Year’s Day guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. Belford.***

Euchre Party Miss Grace Ritchie entertained her school chums to a delightfully ranged party, at her home last Thursday evening. Euchre was enjoyed at four tables, the prizes going to Miss Lola Burgess , and Miss Mary Barr carried off the consolation award. The hostess was assisted by her  mother, Mrs. W.  Ritchie and Miss Katheleen McCreary of Richmond. . * **

Dr. Robert McCreary of Toronto, was a guest of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. N. McCreary during the holiday and weekend.  * * *

Mr. Alex Iiunney of Ottawa, and Miss Fonsie Lunney of Toronto, were holiday guests of their sister, Mrs. T. | A. Nugent.***

Miss Regina Girouard spent the holidays with her mother, Mrs. L. Girouard. * * *

Mr. and Mrs. Bromley and little niece, Miss Mary Pountney of Renfrew, spent Monday with Mr. and Mrs. J. Poynfcer. * * *

Mr. Urquhart and family of Ottawa, spent New Year’s, with Rev. and Mrs. J. P. Falconer and Miss Ann Ferguson. ***

Sir. Albert Bateman of Ottawa, spent, the weekend and holiday with the Timmins’ family. * * *

Miss Margaret Blewett of Sharbot Lake, spent the Christinas holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Blewett. • * * *

Mr. William McArthur of Russell, visited with his sister, Mrs. John Gillis during the holidalys. .’***

Mr. Nelson Ruffey of Renfrew, visited recently with his aunts, Mrs. Janet Fishenden and Mrs, William McRae.  Beatrice Jack of Renfrew, visited with Miss Dorothy Belford during the holidays.***

Allan Ross and Robert Gillan returned to Guelph, Tuesday, to continue their studies at O.A.C. • * **

Miss Faye Towey of Ottawa, visited during the holidays with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Towey. ***


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Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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