Lester and Bell Hooper

It was the time known as the Dirty Thirties. The economy was slow and hard times fell on most everyone. No exception was given to the family of Lester and Bell Hooper from Trenton, Pictou County. Lester was employed at Trenton car works but there was little or no work at the plant and everyone...

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Grief and Loss felt by a community

When a community experiences a tragedy especially one that involves a child, it undermines everyone’s feelings of safety whether community members knew the child or not. When we feel safe we feel that we are secure. We feel empowered to make decisions and we feel like we have choice. Life is predictable and we experience...

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