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VOLUME LXXVI. NUMBER 28
RICHMOND HILL. ONTARIO, THURSDAY JANUARY 6, 1955
HOME PAPER OF THE DISTRICT SINCE 1878
States Reeve LeMaâ€™surier At Inaugural
Water & Planning KeyTo
Markham Twp. Growth
.... * * * *
AURORA : One of the townâ€™s
best known residents. William
S. Calhoun, 70, passed away last
AURORA : Marilyn Bell was the
guest of the town last week at an
exhibition hockey game as was
her coach Gus Ryder and iam-
ous swimmer Cliff Lumsden.
NEWMARKET : Effective Janu-
ary 1, 1955
, the Canadian...
Valentine Luncheon Richmond
Hill United Church. c1w30
Other members of the
Board include Mr. C. F. T.
Rounthwaite, Mr. F. Brum-
well and Reeve Alfred Le-
Mr. C. J. Laï¬rin has been
elected Chairman of the 1955
Markham Twp. Planning
Board. Mr. Laurin, who re-
sides at Box Grove...
ees Association held at Unionâ€"
ville Public School Monday ev-
ening, Maynard Hallman. Inspec-
tor of Public Schools, discussed
with members how the new in-
crease in property assessment in
the township will affect Provin-
cial Legislative grants to schools
. Mr. Hallman...
... the arena dressing
rooms during â€™play.
Non-essentials. Liberty; In 0â€ Things, Charity.
kICHMOND HILL. ONTARIO, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1955
Richvale Man Struck
Down On Highway
A year of hard luuâ€˜i came to a
tragic end_Saturday night for a
59-year-old Richvale man. Thom-
... FEBRUARY 10, 1955
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War. 4 wawwwwa
The cast of Rebecca 1s seen in the great entrance Hall of Man-
derley, as Stewart Parker in the role of Maxim de Winter presents his
new bride, played...
...â€˜B I N G 0 - R. H. Lions Hall - Mandaâ€œ! -
DON MILLS : The ï¬rst store to
be opened in the new develop-
ment started business operation
last week when a large super-
market was opened.
NORTH YORK : The building
report for January 1955
building valued at $4,139,696.00
costs to present to the 1955
SUTTON : Village council has
passed salary raises for the clerk.
treasurer, collector and police.
10 vehible accidents were in-
stigated, during the past. year
KETTLEBY : A farm on the 5th
concession belonging to the Hil-
born family since 1828 has been...
...€œUnless there is further assistance from the Provin-
cial government, the cost of repairing ï¬‚ood and hurricane
damage in the township will cost the taxpayers 10 mills,
at least, on their 1955
taxeSâ€, Reeve Marshall McMurchy
told Vaughan Township Council last Monday afternoon.
The Reeve said that continued...
prize in ladiesâ€™ bridge with a
Whitchurch Road Budget
Set At $8o,ooo-For195Â§
A total of $80,000 was approv-
ed by Whitchurch Township
Council on Thursday night as
road expenditures for 1955
This amount is $5,000 below the
ï¬gure approved by the Dept. of
Highways for subsidy during
Instruction . . . . . . . . $147,000.00
Night School . . . . . . . . 4,000.00
High School Board Sets
A budget of $385,839.30 was brought down by the
Trustees of Richmond Hill District High School Board at
the regular meeting last Monday night. The 1955
...€" Watch for the Fan-
tasy Fair sponsored by St. Maryâ€˜s
Anglican ening Guild. Rich-
mond Hill. at the Masonic Hall.
Richmond Hill. c1w39
In Non -essentia/s, Lib erty;
in all Things, Charity. â€
RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY,â€˜ MARCH 24,1955
Good Price Received
... Society, Box 106. Rich-
In Non-essentials. Liberty}.
In all Things, Charity.â€
RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY, MARCH 31,1955
. mlÂ». n. AMAâ€˜s
The village council has already applied to the Mun-
icipal Board for permission to ï¬‚oat a $170...
... will consider
among other things the advis-
ability of constructing storm sew-
ers. Engineer J. Howard feels
that a great deal of the trouble
being exprerienced in the subâ€"
division is the result of the in-
stallation of sub-standard cul-
The Don Valley Conservation
Authority has set its 1955
..., ONTARIO, THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 1955
According to W. M. Cook
burn, Agricultural Repre-
sentative at Newmarket re-
ports that seeding opera-
tions have started all across
the Holland Marsh area have
While a few seedings have
been done on early land in
...€™ approval on the by-law is
now being sought. â€˜
EVERY THURSDAY â€" Bingo
SCARBORO : The township road
budget for 1955
will be $1,827,-
700. the highest in the town-
- m at t 1*
AURORA : The public school
budget of $68,972 will mean a 3-
mill tax jump. _
STOUFFVILLE : Council...
... : The 1955
ifciÃ©iâ€™kâ€™câ€™Ã© in thâ€˜e Curling Ar-
â€œIn this rapidly expanding
municipality, it is necessary that
our Police force should expand
correspondinglyâ€, said Mr. Mc-
Murchy, continuing. â€œEarlier,
MAY 2 â...
...LL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY, MAY 5, 1955
a gypsy dÃ©nce performed by Miss
Muriel Hayes. Mr. Lazar ex-
pressed the groupâ€™s appreciation
to Muriel who stepped in on
short notice to replace the regu-
lar dancer Majorie Stevens, who
was ill With measles.
The Spring Music Festival at
the High School has become...
BINGO -+ R. H. Lions
In Non-essentials. Li'alertv;
In all Things, Charity."
RICHMOND HILL, ONTARIO. THURSDAY, MAY 12, 1955
Also participating in the opening ceremonies were Rev.
C. G. Higginson, at left, minister of Richmond Hill United
... be avoided.
Mitchell was slightly burned
about the face and hands when
he attemted to beat out the
ï¬‚ames with a sack. .
Brougham ï¬re department
kept the ï¬re from spreading to
the nearby farmhouse.
RICHMONDâ€˜HILL, ONTARIO, THURSDAY, MAY 19, 1955
Increase Size Of New
R. Hill Public School...
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