Photo- John Rayner — Gloria Schryer in the Carleton Place 200th parade Aug 1, 2019
There’s an old saying that goes: “It’s not where you are coming from, but it’s where you are going”.
Many wondered who this lovely woman was that was sitting on top of one of Bean Chevrolet Buick GMC Ltd. cars in the Carleton Place 200th parade last Thursday night. The more people I asked, the more frustrated I got, as no one had a clue who she was. Others began to ask me, and I knew I had to get the story.
I began with Manager of Recreation & Culture Joanne Henderson and she told me that all she knew was that this woman wanted to be in the parade. Was she a former local beauty queen? Was she a president of a local group? Joanne added that her name was Gloria, but again, that is…
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