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Reminder for Ottawa Branch Meeting

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Date: May 25, 2013

Time:1:30-3:00 pm

Location: City of Ottawa Archives, 100 Tallwood Drive, Room 115, Ottawa

Topic: The Life of Jack Couture

Speaker: Michael MacDonald

Brief Info: Couture was a journalist, activist, storyteller and poolroom operator who originally hailed from Deseronto, Ontario. The presentation will trace his poverty stricken beginnings and concentrate mostly on his colourful contributions to life in Aylmer, Quebec including his many contributions to the Ottawa daily newspapers in the 1940s to 1950s.

Contact Info: http://ogsottawa.on.ca/

Notice for Ottawa Branch Meeting

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Date: May 25, 2013

Time:1:30-3:00 pm

Location: City of Ottawa Archives, 100 Tallwood Drive, Room 115, Ottawa

Topic: The Life of Jack Couture

Speaker: Michael MacDonald

Brief Info: Couture was a journalist, activist, storyteller and poolroom operator who originally hailed from Deseronto, Ontario. The presentation will trace his poverty stricken beginnings and concentrate mostly on his colourful contributions to life in Aylmer, Quebec including his many contributions to the Ottawa daily newspapers in the 1940s to 1950s.

Contact Info: http://ogsottawa.on.ca/