The Salvation Army 1938

Leading up to WW2 my grandparents were stationed with The Salvation Army in Hamilton at Argyle Citadel. The 1938 War Cry features this small article on the corps cadets and corps cadet Sunday noting a 100% turn out. It’s interesting noting that the territory in those days was Canada, Alaska, Newfoundland and Bermuda. Knowing the…

A visit to the Western Waters

We had been talking about it for a few weeks. When would we be able to travel to Edmonton to see Philip, Amanda, Carlyle, Fitz and Paige? We were with them in February for a few days and we had return trips planned in May and August, but those trips were cancelled. We had planned…

My family in pictures

Isn’t that a great picture? This is Carlyle’s picture of her and her brother Fitz and sister Paige. We have a promise to Carlyle’s Mom and Dad, at their request, no pictures on social media of the kids, so I thought that was a good way to let you see them. And then there’s this…