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Terrill, John M. / Ladysmith lore: a photo album
(1986?)

[Photo album],   pp. 3-64 ff.


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How's this for an unusual cold weather activity? The Harley Davidson motorcycle at right apparently was pulling a
sleigh train of young men down the frozen street, Miner Avenue in this instance. There are traces of snow in the picture.
For many years a winter carnival was held in Ladysmith. One popular event was the dog sled race. The family's pet was
the sled dog, and the sled was homemade. Youngsters raced on a circular course which went through the downtown.
Girls athletics has come a long way since the days of the bloomer and the ker-
chief. This photo shows a 1918 team. The girl at far right is identified as
Florence Groeschel.
Ernie Dodge and Frank Smith played for E. M.
Worden's baseball team in about 1908. Worden also
layed . Smith, son of Samual Smith, worked in
aughan's Clothing Store.


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