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From the Pampas to the Prairies, 1872-1885: Part 5

Final instalment, reprinted from the December 1948 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

From the Pampas to the Prairies, 1872-1885: Part 5 C.D. LaNauze, Lacombe, Alta. ‘I have been living most of this month with my old friends, the sergeants of the police, which costs me nothing. We had a most enjoyable Christmas and New Year’s. A grand ball was given by the police on the latter day […] Read more

man seated at an antique radio

The early days of amateur radio on the farm

History pages from the March 1948 issue of Canadian Cattlemen

Calling CQ – Calling CQ: Part 1 By Slim Marsden, Vulcan, Alta. ‘Now that Old Man Winter has clutched the frontiers of our Western Land with his icy fingers, and most of the outside work has been cleaned up, we wonder what line of endeavor our ranchmen and farmers fall back on during the long […] Read more