Memorials and Things of Fame

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
An evening contemporary says that on Sunday afternoon, a respectable, though some may say indiscreet married woman, in search of her husband, proceeded to a house of ill-fame, corner of Nouvelle and St.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
To-day being the inauguration day of the Dominion of Canada, we have given our employees a holiday, so that they may join in the loyal observance of the occasion. 
This day will ever mark an epoch in the history of British North America, for while we write, our fellow

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
Yesterday, being the festival of St. John the Baptist and the national anniversary of our French-Canadian fellow-citizens, was celebrated by them with more than usual éclat.

Memorials and Things of Fame

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1867
The Morning Chronicle
The Montreal Gazette has the following: Montreal is the city of immense pretentions, proportionate emulation and its natural results, enormous taxation and excessive envy and jealousy.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
Gilbert, the party who created a disturbance in St. John’s Church on Sunday, appeared before His Honor the Recorder.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
The anniversary of Her Majesty’s birthday was observed in this City with all due pomp and loyal demonstrations.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
About ten o’clock the body of a female bearing marks of violence and who had evidently come to her end by foul means was discovered on the Plains of Abraham by a little boy.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
We have before us a copy of the Telegraph, a small tri-weekly sheet, half in English and half in French, published in this city in 1837.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
We learn by a telegram from Father Point [Pointe-au-Père near Rimouski] of the destruction by fire of the Father Point Light-House and dwelling house.

Memorials and Things of Fame

1867
The Morning Chronicle
It is stated that a patient of one of the city hospitals, lately deceased, puzzled all the physicians as to the nature of his malady. After his death an examination revealed the cause, which was indeed a strange one.
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