1924 Morpeth School Ontario

As the Story is Told: Morpeth School, 1924

Every week, I share an excerpt from my Great Aunt’s book, As the Story is Told: A History of Morpeth and Community, which was printed in 1986. …previous chapter… Morpeth School 1924 1st Row L. To R.: Ella Hall, Eileen Trudgen, David Trudgen, Kenneth Pease, Jim Poulin, Edwin Abbot, Bessie Carnie, George Kimmerly. 2Nd Row…

1909 envelope from Detroit

1909 letter from Ethel

This letter was sent to my great grandparents just after their 1909 wedding. I have already posted the response letter from Mary to Ethel dated January 22, 1909 here. I wonder how those early days went at Hillcrest Cottage. Sadly, Mary’s father, Faxon Kimmerly, died on January 30, just a couple weeks after this letter…