Clippings and Photos of the 1958 Almonte Turkey Fair

Clippings and Photos of the 1958 Almonte Turkey Fair



Clipped from

  1. The Ottawa Citizen,
  2. 13 Dec 1958, Sat,
  3. Page 21
  4.  - img

Mrs. Norman Dunlop, of Union Hall, and her three-year-old daughter, Carol, receive a helping hand from Orville Drynan, of Almonte. No one is going to run short of turkey at the Dunlops’ this Christmas.

 - Mrs. Stewart Fulton and Mrs J. B. Smithson haggling with Harold Bobier of Ashton




      1. Page 1 -

        Clipped from

        1. The Ottawa Citizen,
        2. 08 Dec 1916, Fri,
        3. Page 7


          HISTORY OF LANARK TOWNSHIP AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY ORGANIZATION –Laurie Yuill Part 4-“the proprietor of a merry-go-round was paid a bonus to bring his machine to the Fair “

          Turkeys Teamsters and Pakenham Poets

        4. Doin’ the Funky Chicken in Lanark County

        5. “I Like My Chicken Fryin’ Size” said the Pig

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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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