Lanark Village 1913 — Clippings Old Boys Week

Lanark Village 1913
The Ottawa Citizen
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
28 Jun 1913, Sat  •  Page 4

A century after the first wave of settlement in Lanark County, many men and women from the Lanark & Drummond areas had moved in various directions; some went on to settle the west including places like Reston Manitoba; others had taken temporary residence on a Harvest Excursion.  The 1913 “Old Boys Reunion” was imagined as an encouragement to entice subsequent generations to see the area as a permanent “home”

Lanark Village 1913, looking up George Street– Perth remembered
Edmonton Journal
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
07 May 1913, Wed  •  Page 10

Archie McDonald’s store and Mrs. M. Cargar’s millinery shop. 1913, in Lanark. the building, three stories with an Empire-style roof, was destroyed by fire in 1959. Photograph by: Lanark & District Museum, The Ottawa Citizen

The Ottawa Citizen
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
05 Jul 1913, Sat  •  Page 4

Lanark Village Old Boys Reunion 1913 Names Names Names

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John Strang Lanark Village

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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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