Prairie parade puck pack!

Kids from Assiniboia, Sask. minor hockey team were decked out in their ‘Stinger’ team jerseys for a parade to mark their community’s Centennial in 2012.


They had no crop in 1938

By Cliff Swarbrick – Lacombe, Alta. I lost my dad in 1934 when I was only 15. We were a family of six boys and two girls. I was the oldest boy. Mother [continue…]


Attack of the wasps!

By Phil Leidl – Kelowna, B.C. When I was 17 my job was cutting hay with a team of horses. We didn’t really have a hay field but we had many [continue…]


Looking back in time!

Harvesttime in the early 1950s. (Top) Ernest Oddan is pictured on the binder and Leonard Oddan is on the homemade tractor. Raymond Oddan did most of the work building it, while [continue…]


Nursed doe back to health

By Ida Gillatt – North Battleford, Sask. One spring morning several years ago, I walked to the fruit trees in our yard. There I found a doe with a newborn fawn [continue…]


Antique Automobile

1925 Model-T Ford owned by Charles Turner of Killarney, Man., when he was 18 years old. It had 450/75-21 tires. His dad owned a 1918 Model-T. The famous automobile was [continue…]