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History: The Rancher Retires

Reprinted from the March 1953 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

A small place of his own on the ranch is often the happiest solution for the retiring rancher.

The Rancher Retires
By Lyn Harrington

‘No one likes to think ahead to the day when his eyesight’s not so good, wind not what it was, and when both mental and muscular reactions are slowed down. But it happens, just as inevitably in man as it does the herd. The difference is that the rancher has a lot more to say about what’s going to happen.’

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

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