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Item ID# A2012.033.016
Title Clippings Scrapbook
Object Name Scrapbook
Dates of Creation [before 1982?]
Description A scrapbook of newsclippings (some original, some photocopies) pasted on 56 papers with three hole punches. (Cover has been removed). Contains clippings about local history and genealogy, mostly in the Port Elgin and Burgoyne areas. See "people" for names. Three photocopies of clippings are loose.

Clippings include:

"Warden Grant Opens Saugeen Twp. Bridge" - July 31, 1978
"Oldest members honoured by Country Sisters" - Mar. 10, 1982
"Orange lodge in Allenford marks 95th anniversary" - [after 1969]
"South Saugeen Women's Institute"
"Arran records prior to 1901 are indexed", Port Elgin
"Genealogy society installs president", Chesley
"Genealogical body asks libraries to keep old books", Chesley - Jan. 23, 1971
"Chesley society seeks preservation of area histories"
"Wait 'til next year! say Bears" - 1979
"School board's PR"
"Burgoyne News"
"Genealogical society 1974 officers elected", Port Elgin - [1974]
"Plan possible branch of OGS for Bruce", Port Elgin
"The Agricultural Society", Port Elgin - [after 1967]
"Bears belt Black Hawks 9-2", Port Elgin
"76 Canoes Compete in Voyagear Day Races Down Saugeen River"
"Made Debut in Centennial Parade, One of Oxen Team Accident Victim", Paisley
"Burgoyne news", Port Elgin - 1981
"Burgoyne W.I. [Women's Institute]" - Oct. 15, 1975
"Arran Historical Society report"
"Saugeen Township Council briefs" - [circa Mar.1, 1982]
"Early Cheesemaking"
"McGregor Point Park" - July 15, 1981
"Court rules parking tickets valid - pay now!", Port Elgin
Image of construction on Saugeen River Bridge on County Rd. 17
"Williscroft W.I. [Women's Institute]"
"30 years ago...One of Port Elgin's oldest landmarks has disappeared...large frame building next to Blue Sunoco Service Station..."
"John C. McArthur honoured after 23 years as mail courier", Paisley - Nov. 6, 1975
"6 people injured in 2 collisions", Walkerton
"Genealogy - fastest growing hobby in world" - 1981 (about Bruce & Grey Ontario Genealogical Society)
"Apartment plans in clerk's office", Port Elgin
"Nellie Mooney McClung"
"Black Donnellys author dies"
"Jack Geddes guest speaker at Tolmie Evening Auxiliary"
"Driver unhurt in 1-car crash in Port Elgin"
Image of McKinnon home at Cedarbanc Farms on Port Elgin / Burgoyne Road.
"Mrs. Esplen heads Burgoyne Institute"
"Burgoyne News" - Apr. 1982
"Genealogical group to compile Bruce cemetery records", Chesley
Image of Helen Black, founding member of South Saugeen Women's Institute - Mar. 31, 1982
"General store closing will end century-old tradition for village", Allenford - Aug. 24, 1982
A poem written by R.D. Coulter, born in Ayreshire, Scotland
"Burgoyne" - Sept. 1980
"The Tara Trotters 4-H Club"
"Results from Port Elgin's Fair" - Sept. 16, 1981
"A History of the Town of Maples", Port Elgin
Map of Port Elgin Transit
"Arran-Tara 4-H awards night held" - Ncv. 26, 1975
Image of Paisley' historical Cider Mill
"Senior Citizens Club Meets at Port Elgin"
"Lt. Gov. Robert L. Hanbidge honored on retirement; is native of Bruce County"
"Dunblane WMS Officers Installed"
"Birthday party honors Durham woman, 90"
"Saugeen River reported flooding", Port Elgin
"The Model 'T'"
"Woman treated for injuries", Walkerton
"Oldes members honoured by Country Sisters" - Mar. 10, 1982
"Chesley couple married 62 years"
"10 years ago...CNR line from Palmerston to Port Elgin..."
"Summer News" (about radio stations in Grey and Bruce)
"Echoes from the past...In Paisley" - 1975
Image of CBC film crew at farm of Ken and Shirley Underwood near Burgoyne for Country Canada.
Image of old Saugeen District High School - Oct. 1, 1975
Image of Wendy Craig and Regan MacNay, Wiarton
"McDermin tops list at Bears' awards dinner"
"Natural History of Bruce - Historical geology"
Image of logs cuts in Saugeen Township in 1923.
Image of Wes Aiken receiving 60-year jewel in Loyal Orange Lodge at Allenford from Earl Aiken - May 1, 1971
"Ebenezer Church" - [circa 1970] (list of all ministers since 1857)
"Gerald Merrick heads genealogists" - May 5, 1979
"Learning, participating, fun with the Paisley Saddle Club" - July 2, 1980
"William Burgess" [circa 1972]
"Dunblane"
"U.S. Visitor Tells Readers of Dunblane Church"
"Special service at Dunblane"
"Dunblane Church has 100th Anniversary" - Sept. 1, 1959
"Ebenezer United Church to Close After Special Service October 10"
"A Wee White Kirk in Saugeen Valley"



Physical Description 0.7 cm textual records.
Subjects 4-H Club
Accidents
Agricultural organizations
Bridge construction
Churches
Fairs
Floods
Genealogy
General stores
Logging
Loyal Orange Lodges
Parks
Rural life
Service clubs
Sports
Women's Institute
People Aiken, Adam
Aiken, Earl
Aiken, Wesley
Atkinson, John
Black, Helen
Black, Jean
Browell, D., Rev.
Burgess, William
Burwash, Nathaniel
Chappell, Sylvester
Cobean, Debbie
Connelly, D.C., Rev.
Coulter, R.D.
Craig, Wendy
Donnelly, Jim
Dyer, W.R., Rev.
Fisher, C.E., Rev.
Fraser, Dalphene
Fraser, Lucille
Garnham, William, Rev.
Geddes, Jack
Gilpin, John, Rev.
Gold, Isaac, Rev.
Gowanlock, Andrew
Grieves, Jim
Hanbidge, Robert L.
Hanna, Thomas, Rev.
Harron, Gary
Hill, Henry, Rev.
Holden, Samuel, Rev.
Iveson, James, Rev.
Leach, W.W., Rev.
MacNay, Arlene
MacNay, Regan
McArthur, Charlie
McArthur, John C.
McCannel, Mrs. Alex
McClung, Nellie
McDermid, Peter
McIntosh, Rae
McMillan, Kenneth G., Rev., Dr.
McNeil, William, Mrs.
Merrick, Gerald
Plant, Harvey
Ribey, Alan
Rolson, Rev. D. D.
Scott, A. Beatrice
Scott, John
Shaw, T. Calvin, Rev.
Sherlock, Ben, Rev.
Underwood, Ken
Underwood, Ray
Underwood, Shirley
Webster, John, Rev.
Place Allenford
Amabel Township
Arran Township
Burgoyne
Chesley
Dunblane
Elderslie Township
Loyal Orange Lodge
MacGregor Point Provincial Park
Port Elgin
Saugeen Township
Level of Description Item