The Back Room and the Rag Doll– Women of Carleton Place 1970s

The Back Room and the Rag Doll– Women of Carleton Place 1970s


The Ottawa Citizen
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
18 Nov 1972, Sat  •  Page 33



a friend whose name I have forgotten, owned the craft store The Rag Doll and I use to help her at busy times just for fun. I think it was before Sandra was born. Her store was where Krista Lee had Apple Cheeks. —Carol Flint


News of Butter– Fireman— and Women of Stamina in Carleton Place

Women Who Made a Difference in Carleton Place — Mrs. Lim of the New York Cafe

The Evolution of the Women’s Institute — Mary Cook News Archives 1982

About lindaseccaspina

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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