Monthly Archives: March 2016

THE BLIZZARD OF ‘66

THE CONTRARIAN Old friend Wilbert Potter dropped in the other day, and in the course of chatting about old times, his old Hus-ski snowmobile came up. Wilbert worked for a while at McKinstry’s at about the time Bill took on … Continue reading

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SCOTS IN OUR HISTORY

    SCOTTS IN OUR HISTORY   Preface   This all started with the premise that much of the leadership of colonial Canada came from Scotland, and that our present Canadian culture draws much from our Scottish roots. The real … Continue reading

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THE THREE STOOGES

THE CONTRARIAN   A page from Willy Brant’s diary – Seems like it is getting harder and harder to find anything I want to watch on TV anymore. Instead of the documentaries we used to have, we see some loser … Continue reading

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THE TRADITION OF THE INNKEEPER

THE CONTRARIAN Every business exists to serve its customer base or clientele, and if it does a good job, it will succeed. Businesses which forget this truism are doomed to fail.  Every business depends to a huge degree on repeat … Continue reading

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