Anecdotes of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Volume 6. Places, People, Events


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WIGGLESWORTH, Armand F. Anecdotes of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Volume VI.[Cover adds: Places, People, Events] [Liverpool, Nova Scotia] : A.F. Wiggl esworth & Life Legends Group, (2006). "Printed and bound by Gaspereau Press, Kentville, Nova Scotia". Pp. (14),[1]-317,(5). With 110 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo (140 x 215 mm), photo-illustratedwhite cardcovers. Colonel Armand Frederick Wigglesworth, C.M., B.E.M., C.D . (b. August 17, 1918, Liverpool, Queens County - d. July 20, 2008, Liverpool, Queens County) veteran of the R.CA.F and local historian. Contents : Foreword; Section 1. Creative Artists, Musicians, and Athletes. (with ShermanHines, Evelyn Rieser, Dorothy (Mulhall) Killam, Bobby Curtola, Dannie Seam an, Zelda Blanchard, among others); Section 2. Memoirs of a Bluenose Sailor(pp. 37-51). William Henry Smith Liverpool Master Seaman The Bluenose Sail or's School Days in Brooklyn in 1874. Section 3. 3. Great Community Building Stories (with Coffin Island Lighthuose, Mersey Point Community Hall, Liverpool Baptist Church, Western Head's Grace Anglican Church, Queens MemorialArena, Astor Theatre, Baptist Churches in South Queens, Job Huskins House, Jonathan Crowell House, Kempton Brothers Bottling, Paul and Jami Fay House , Richard and Peggy Hatt House). Section 4. William Ford's Diary. William Ford's Diary Chronicles - 1860s William Ford's Diary - Life in Queens in the1860s - part II. Section 5. Ships and Other Water Stories (pp. 130-154). ( with Ship Buiilding in Queens in the Golden Age of Sail, 23 Saved when Schooner Narcissus Flounders in Storm, Alton B. Sharp Trophy Awarded , Sailing Boats and Converge at Wobamkek Beach, Medway River System- Queens and Annapolis Counties, A German Flag is Raised). Section 6. Military Veterans and their Concerns (pp. 155-231). (with Allison Anthony, the death of a Liverpool Seaman, A Merchant Navy memorial, Doctor Howard Locke, a former Liverpoolresident who spent time on the Faroe Islands during WW2, Thomas Head Radda ll, North Nova Scotia Highlanders, Smokey Smith VC dies, Native Response, Wireless Set No. 19, Gorham, the Avro Lancaster, losses felt on Milton's Tupper Street in WW1, among others). Section 7. Notable People (with Catherine"Kitty" Kelley, The Freemans of Greenfield, Grenville Jones, Master Doll M aker Florence Ross, Becky Attenborough, Donica Pottie, Patricia Crocker, Nance Ackerman, Wells Books and Antiques (pp. 262-265), Dr Paige L. Emenau, James Warren Thorbourne, and Simeon Perkins) Section 8. Stories That Need toBe Told. (with a monument to Richard and Waity Whynot, mothballing lightho uses, Elizabeth Perkins house, Alan Kelso, The Advance, among others). Verygood. 40.00

Title: Anecdotes of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Volume 6. Places, People, Events

Author Name: WIGGLESWORTH, Armand F.

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Publisher: A.F. Wigglesworth & Life Legends Group, Liverpool, NS, 2006, ISBN:0969748566:

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