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Pictou Island Memories

More of the good old days on Pictou Island …

The fall season was very mild and there was no snow on the ground for Christmas Day 1957. Enough snow fell on January 3,...

Winter of 1956 …

Unlike the previous two winters, 1956 was much more severe. Winter set in early with about three inches of snow falling on November 11th 1955....

More memories from bygone days …

Malkie Patterson from Pictou Island and Honey Langille from Caribou were united in marriage on September 29th 1955. A number of Pictou Islanders went...

In the beginning …

(Editor's note: The Advocate is very happy to welcome back Jim Turple and his Pictou Island Memories, a column that ran for many years...