Echoes Across The Valley. Vol. 2.

By: Kingston, Nova Scotia) COCHRANE, Tony, ed. and intro.

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(Kingston, NS) COCHRANE, Tony. Echoes Across The Valley : A History of Kingston and its Neighbours Volume Two. Introduction by Tony Cochrane, editor. (Hantsport, NS: Lancelot Press, 1994). Pp. (2),3-311,(1). Illustrated. 8vo,blue ill. card covers, white titles to front and spine. A continuation. Co ntents: 7. Early & Present Day Business: The Valley Creamery Ltd., The Grist Mill, Brickwords, Condensed Milk Factory, Blacksmiths, Kingston Remembering (Mr Guy Tupper, Mr Wally Foster, Alfred Oakes, Bill Borden, Mr Clayton Pierce, Other Blacksmith Shops), Evaporators, Barber Shops, Contribution of Lester and Mabelle Stevens to the Community of Kingston, Insurance Brokers,Garages, Stevens Flowers 1961-91, Kingston Plaza, Greenwood Mall, K-Mart M all, DeCoste Manufacturing (Kitchens) Ltd., K.C. Marshall Clothing Ltd., Roy Hiltz Excavating Ltd. 8. Public Utilities: Power, Telephones in Kingston,Sewer, Province's Finest Post Office Opens to Serve Kingston District. 9. Municipal and Local Government: Municipal Government, The Government of theVillage of Kingston, The Greenwood Village Commission. 10. Kingston & Dist rict Fire Department: A Brief History, A Fire Department Begins, Men and Equipment, Territory, The Fire Commission, Fundraising, Equipment Purchases, The Mall Fire, Mutual Aid, Firsts & Lasts, Favourite Expressions, Medals, Stories Repeated, The Future. 11. RCMP: History of Kingston Detachment, Members & Ex-Members Ever Posted at Kingston Detachment. 12. Groups and Organizations: History--Argus Lodge #133 1962-81, Markland Lodge #99 AF & AM, Independent Order of Oddfellows, Evangeline Rebekah Lodge 32, Imperial Order Daughters of the Empire, Kingston Lions Club, Kinsmen Club of Mid-Annapolis Valley, Independent Order of Foresters (IOF), Kingston Legion Branch 98, Kingston & District Board of Trade, Choirs & Bands, Apple Blossom Festival, Show Us Yer Bloomers (poem), Kingston Steer Barbecue, Kingston & District Branch of the Red Cross, Development of West Kings Fair 1937-92, Opening Gates(poem), Down on the Farm (poem). 13. Adjoining Communities. 14. Human Inte rest Stories: Echoes of the Past, Furber Marshall, The Violin Maker of Kingston, Charles Robert Bruce, Gifford Harding Oakes, Stronach Park, Daniel Outhit, Kingston Man has Unique and Interesting Hobby, George Balcom, J. Frank Reagh-Guilford Baker House, Ernest Howard Armstrong, Thirty-Five Years Repairing Jewellery, Christmas at Ella Armstrong's House, Avid Fan, The Orchards of the Valley (poem), Forgotten Cemeteries, Armstrongs Reunite in Nictaux, Simons Community-Minded, Kingston & District Fire Commission Recognition, Village Presents Certificate, Melvern Square to Lose Store After 100 Years of Service, Base Meteorology Man Retires, Long Time Educator Retires, AnIncident at South Farmington, Postmaster Retires, Red Cross Recognition, T ake Another Look. 15. Century Homes: Various Century Homes pictured. 16. Hotels & Restaurants. 17. Hospitals: History of the Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Western Kings Memorial Hospital. 18. Recreation & Parks: Centennial ParkKingston 1967, Early History of Paragon Golf & Country Club, Kingston Recr eation Centre, Tennis Courts, Curling, Holiday Haven Camping Ground, Kingston Lawn Bowling Club. Name expunged, else vg 15.00

Title: Echoes Across The Valley. Vol. 2.

Author Name: Kingston, Nova Scotia) COCHRANE, Tony, ed. and intro.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1994, ISBN:088999564:

Seller ID: 70539

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA KINGSTON KINGS COUNTY CANADA ANNAPOLIS VALLEY CANADIAN,