Letters from Readers

Reunited with twin pen pal!

Hello Readers: When I was a teenager, I corresponded with a twin pen pal, but as I grew older and got married, our correspondence fell by the wayside. Two years [more…]

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Remember a slower-paced world?

Hi Everybody: My parents started their farming career on the Elmer farm 4-1⁄2 miles east of Viceroy, Sask. in a T. Eaton package home, #55, in the fall of 1925. [more…]

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Mysterious museum object identified

Hi Readers: On Page 3 of the September 2012 issue of The Senior Paper, there was a mystery object from Melfort and District Museum, which we had tried unsuccessfully for [more…]

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Reconnected after 50-plus years

Dear Readers: Thanks to The Senior Paper I heard from someone whom I worked for on my first job as a salesclerk in the F.W. Woolworth’s store in North Battleford, [more…]

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Found a new pen pal

Hi Folks: My story about my family was printed in the July/August 2012 edition of The Senior Paper and much to my delight, I received a very special pen pal [more…]

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$50 was welcome!

Hi Everyone: I’ve often heard the term easy money, but never really ever received any before. That changed a few days ago when I received a letter from The Senior [more…]

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Heard Vancouver ship explosion

Hi Folks: I was very interested by the story in the November (2013) issue by Walter Melnyk referring to the ship explosion in Vancouver at CPR Pier C. I, too, [more…]

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Wished for money in the mail

Hi Editors: Thanks for the $50 cheque! My name was chosen as a winner for submitting a story last spring. The day I picked it up, my neighbour remarked that I [more…]

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It pays to send articles!

Dear Editor: My wife was rearranging our hall closet the other day and she brought out a light jacket that I hadn’t worn since last summer. In one of the [more…]