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J. White’s “Shellbird Island”

Recently I attended a wake for a dear friend’s mother and saw a picture of her mother sitting in front of the very same painting that I am lucky enough to own. I thought it was a one of a … Continue reading

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Uncle Gerald’s Sense of Humour or The Gerald S. Doyle Bulletin

      One time Albert and Gerald had a contract with Bowaters to shoot wood down into the water, and it was a difficult job. It couldn’t be done in the winter time because of the ice. So it … Continue reading

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The Cat’s Eye Ring

  Someone in Pasadena might remember this story, as I’ve told it several times over the years.  It includes a young man from Corner Brook, a friend of Sheila’s, I believe. Also, it tells of the kindness of a mother. … Continue reading

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