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Thunder Bay
  
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1940-1949
  
  • C.P.R '2925'
        One of the twenty locomotives of this type designed in the 1930's for CPR's fast intercity passenger services and completed in 1937-38 by the Canadian Locomotive Co. in Kingston, Ontario. Also, referred to as Class Flas 4-4-4, steam locomotive.
      One of the twenty locomotives of this type designed in the 1930's ...
  • Mr. & Mrs. F. Zuryck's Wedding Picture
        This photo depicts Mr. & Mrs. F. Zuryck on their wedding day (December 27, 1941). They live at 213 S. Algoma St.
      This photo depicts Mr. & Mrs. F. Zuryck on their wedding day ...
  • Cornwall Home and School Club 18th Birthday
        The Cornwall Home and School Club celebrating its 18th birthday at the Cornwall Public School. Past Presidents of the club are listed as: Center front - Miss Emma Stephenson; left to right - Mrs. G.P. Stirrett, Mrs. G. Ferguson, Mrs. H.E. Cushway, Mrs. C. Cushway, Miss E. Stephenson, Mrs. N.D. ...
      The Cornwall Home and School Club celebrating its 18th birthday at the ...
  • Wedding Picture of Mr. & Mrs. Clifford H. Bennett
        The bride is the former Gwendolyn ("Gwen") Huberta Hayward, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. Hayward of Hartney, Manitoba. The bridegroom is the only son of Mr. and Mrs. M.V. Bennett. The marriage took place on December 21, 1940 in the manse of St. Paul's United Church. Rev. Watson officiated.
      The bride is the former Gwendolyn ("Gwen") Huberta Hayward, daughter of Mr. ...
  • Barbecue Fundraiser Helps St. Joseph's Manor
        Several hundred persons enjoyed some barbecued beef and sandbaked beans at an open air barbecue held in aid of St. Joseph's Manor Saturday on the Manor grounds. The picture shows some of the men who saw to it that the beef, barbecued over charcoal in huge joints, was done to ...
      Several hundred persons enjoyed some barbecued beef and sandbaked beans at an ...
  • Parks Board Holds Inaugural Meeting
        Parks Board holds inaugural meeting. Shown are members and officials of the 1943 Parks Board at their inaugural meeting in the City Clerk's office last night. George H. Burke was re-elected chairman. Pictured left to right are: Archie Cameron, superintendent of parks; T.S. Sanderson, only new member of the board; ...
      Parks Board holds inaugural meeting. Shown are members and officials of the ...
  • Bill Thomson in U.S. Army
        Bill Thomson, former Port Arthur senior hockey star and more recently of the Indianapolis Capitols in the American Hockey League, has been inducted into the U.S. Army at Fort Benjamin Harrison, Ind. and is awaiting transfer to another post for basic training. Bill is shown here doing chores about the ...
      Bill Thomson, former Port Arthur senior hockey star and more recently of ...
  • Teacher Here 35 Years D. L. Cranston Retires
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 13 Jun 1942     David L. Cranston ; mathematics instructor ; Port Arthur Collegiate Institute ; 40 years as teacher ; paid tribute at final assembly ; Catherine Bliss, president of Liberary(sp) Society read address ; presented with gold watch ; L. Spencer spoke for teaching staff ; teaching a hard profession ; received ...
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 13 Jun 1942   David L. Cranston ; mathematics instructor ; Port Arthur Collegiate Institute ; ...
  • Boy found unconscious after hours in storm
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 8 Apr 1946, 1, 10     Boy lost in bush ; Island No. 2 ; Coney Island Road ; Out with friends ; Storm struck ; Boys separated ; Found by fisherman ; Unconscious ; Dog stayed with him ; Rushed to hospital ; Recovering ; David Gardiner a.k.a. David Gardner (Lost boy) ; Ross Carpenter ...
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 8 Apr 1946, 1, 10   Boy lost in bush ; Island No. 2 ; Coney Island Road ...
  • Lad forgets ordeal
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 9 Apr 1946, p. 1     Boy rescued from swamp ; Island No. 2 ; Lost in storm ; Had been found unconscious ; Recovering well ; David Gardiner a.k.a. David Gardner
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 9 Apr 1946, p. 1   Boy rescued from swamp ; Island No. 2 ; Lost in storm ...
  • Pt. Arthur Flyer Listed Missing
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 13 May 1944     FO. Alfred Stanley Coldridge, R.C.A.F ; reported missing ; following air operations overseas ; graduate Port Arthur Collegiate Institute ; joined RCAF 1940 ; rose to rank of sergeant
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 13 May 1944   FO. Alfred Stanley Coldridge, R.C.A.F ; reported missing ; following air operations ...
  • Missing P.A. Airman Cables He Is Safe
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, Oct 1945     Flying Officer Alfred Stanley Coldridge ; arrived safely at Gibralter ; uninjured ; reported missing after air operations overseas
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, Oct 1945   Flying Officer Alfred Stanley Coldridge ; arrived safely at Gibralter ; uninjured ...
  • Airman Mentioned In Honors List
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 1945     Port Arthur Airman ; FO. A. S. (Stanley) Coldridge ; included in list of RCAF Honors ; graduate Port Arthur Collegiate Institute ; photo
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 1945   Port Arthur Airman ; FO. A. S. (Stanley) Coldridge ; included in ...
  • Port Arthur One-Year-Olds
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 1940     Ardath Jean Cousins ; celebrated first birthday ; daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Arthur Cousins ; photo
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 1940   Ardath Jean Cousins ; celebrated first birthday ; daughter of Mr. And ...
  • Struck by car, lad badly hurt
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 27 Jul 1944, p. 1     Six Mile Creek ; Boy struck by car ; Driver left scene ; Hit and Run ; Boy recovering in hospital ; Albert Babcock (Victim)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 27 Jul 1944, p. 1   Six Mile Creek ; Boy struck by car ; Driver left scene ...
  • Trio hanged today at Fort Frances jail for torture murder
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 1 Mar 1945, 1, 2     Fort Frances ; Flanders ; "Hot stove" murder case ; Woman tortured and burned ; Later died in hospital ; Four men charged ; Sentenced to death ; New gallows constructed in jail ; Viola Jamieson (Victim) ; George Skrypnyk (Hanged) ; Anthony Skrypnyk (Hanged) ; William Schmidt (Hanged) ; ...
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 1 Mar 1945, 1, 2   Fort Frances ; Flanders ; "Hot stove" murder case ; Woman tortured ...
  • Port Arthur man held in murder
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 26 Jul 1944, p. 1     Fort Frances area ; Flanders ; Three men arrested and charged ; Murder ; Torture ; Burned woman ; Placed her on hot stove ; Later died in hospital ; George Skrypynk (Charged) ; Anthony Skrypnyk (Charged) ; Eino Tillonen (Charged) ; Viola Jamieson (Victim)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 26 Jul 1944, p. 1   Fort Frances area ; Flanders ; Three men arrested and charged ; ...
  • Three men arrested in torture murder
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 25 Jul 1944, 1, 12     Three men arrested ; Broke into home ; Looking for money ; Woman refused information ; Men burned her ; Placed her on hot stove ; Locked her in cellar ; Ransacked house ; Later died of injuries ; Fort Frances area ; Flanders ; Viola Jamieson (Victim)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 25 Jul 1944, 1, 12   Three men arrested ; Broke into home ; Looking for money ; ...
  • Victim of torture dies at Fort Frances
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 3 Jul 1944, p. 3     Fort Frances area ; Flanders ; Woman tortured ; Three men entered home ; Demanded money ; Woman refused ; Men burned her ; Placed her on stove ; Locked her and children in root house ; Woman hospitalized ; Now deceased ; Men not found ; Viola Jamieson (Victim)
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 3 Jul 1944, p. 3   Fort Frances area ; Flanders ; Woman tortured ; Three men entered ...
  • Tortured woman tells of attack
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 16 Jun 1944, p. 2     Fort Frances area ; Flanders ; Men broke into house ; Demanded money ; Woman refused ; Was burned ; Held on hot stove ; Locked in root house ; Recovering in hospital ; Men still at large
    Port Arthur News Chronicle, 16 Jun 1944, p. 2   Fort Frances area ; Flanders ; Men broke into house ; Demanded ...
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