History: James C. Alcock of Okotoks, Alberta

Reprinted from the January 1953 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

A group of jolly cowboys in the early 1900’s at the Spencer Ranch in Southern Alberta.

James C. Alcock of Okotoks, Alberta
By Dallas Banister Wright

‘In 1953 Mr. and Mrs. James C. Alcock of Okotoks, Alberta, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. They are a grand pioneer couple that yes have not aged, with a keen sense of humour and outstanding personalities that must have carried them over many hardships in their early days in Southern Alberta, which they still recall with nostalgia.’

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‘Our History’ is curated by former Canadian Cattlemen editor, Gren Winslow.

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