CAMPBELL, J. Clifford
Title: Births, Deaths, The Many Years Between. First Edition, Signed.
Seller ID: 114748
CAMPBELL, J. Clifford. Births, Deaths, The Many Years Between . [Fredericton, New Brunswick] : J. Clifford Campbell, 2005. First Edition. "Printed by 6 Color Copy Ltd., Fredericton, New Brunswick." Pp (6),1-162. Map and a fewb&w photos in the text. 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, with black wire coil binding. J. Clifford Campbell (b. December 27, 1915, Ripples, Sunbury County, New Brunswick - d. October 6, 2012, Fredericton). No. 4 in the Cam pbell's Journal series. "During the time of the Great Depression, Clifford Campbell a boy of seventeen, graduated from Mount Allison Academy with his Grade XI Matriculation. In spite of jobs being scarce, J. Clifford Campbellmanaged to keep himself employed for the next 53 years as a certified Wood Scaler; a bookkeeper (after attending [Fredericton] Business College) for Chrysler dealer, Robert Macfarlane [MacFarlane Motors Ltd. ]; an Agent and Manager with Electrolux; and eventually becoming an Insurance Agent. Once retired, Mr. Campbell, a resident of Fredericton, New Brunswick, decided to writes sharing his many and varied stories of yesteryear." - rear cover. The chapters [un-nuimbered in the book] are: Chapters : 1. The Making of A Settlement; 2. The Ripple's Veterans ; 3. A New Lens - My Eye Repair ; 4. Statute Labour; 5. Emily; 6. The Fire in Ripples; 7. Funerals; 8. Mother Told Me; 9. Robert Moore Lunergan; 10. The Golfing Story; 11. Attention, Please;12. A True Radio Broadcast [on CFNB]; 13.A Second Broadcast; 14. CBC Radio Broadcast; 15. Wayne's Accident with the Bee; 16. Land of the Soldiers' Se ttlement Board; 17. Island Haying - My Early Years; 18. The Meadow Hay Season; 19. On the Farm; 20. Samuel James Campbell [1870-1955]; 21. Big Cat Sightings [cougars, &c and a mention of Bruce Wright]; 22. Neighbours; 23. My Shocking Experiences; 24. Heather MacIntosh [b. July 7, 1950 - d. March 23,2003]; 25. History in the Making; 26. Those Bathurst Years [the 1950s, inc luding selling Electrolux products there]; 27. An Enduring Relationship [onAngeline Doucet]; 28. The Beresford Mountain of Ice [February 2003]; 29. M y Last Visit; 30. Walter Colwell, Jr. Light smudge on page 73, else very good. Signed, "Best regards Clifford". 35.00