William Duncan of Appleton


Mr. Wm. Duncan of Appleton, lost a valuable horse on Friday last when it was stricken with paralysis. Mr. Duncan had driven to Almonte with a lead of grist and the horse became suddenly ill on it’s arrival here. It is reported that Mr. Duncan refused $180 for the animal a short time ago. Nov 26 1936



 - The Ottawa Citizen
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
28 Mar 1942, Sat  •  Page 6



Strange Coincidences– The Duncan Fire

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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