Ontario Blank Drawing Book 1939

1939 Collection of Weeds

I’ve had this old scrapbook in my old papers collection for a few years, its pages showing all kinds of great textures and nuances for collage art. Each page is labelled with the name of a plant, and here are traces of tape where my great aunt’s weed collection was once displayed. I found references…

letter from November 3, 1939

November 3, 1939

Postmarked London, Ont. Nov 3, 1939 11 PM Mrs. Clarence Duck, Morpeth, Ontario Fri. Nov. 3, 1939 23 McKenzie Ave., Dear Folks, – As you will see by the above I am working backwards too. You still talk in riddles Ike. I got your letter today – was looking for it. Thought I should get…

1939 letter

November 1, 1939 – Halloween party

Postmarked London, Ont. Nov 1, 1939. 10 PM Mrs. Clarence Duck, Morpeth Ontario 23 McKenzie Ave., Wed. Nov. 1, 1939. Dear Folks, – Seven o’clock and all’s well. I’m alone to-night Mr. & Mrs. Howard have gone to a turkey dinner at Calvary United Church to-night. There has been one at 3 churches, Monday, Tuesday…