Missisquoi Historical Society

Report Fifteen 15
TABLE OF CONTENTS
MISSISQUOIRI MEMORIES
Dedication 6
Life Members
8
Introduction: Activities
10
Annual Reports
15
The Dutch Street Cemetery
27
Missisquoi Citizens of Note
28
Memories of Early Ploughing Matches And the Story of the 1976 Match Ruby Moore
31
Mrs. Winslow’s Receipt Book (1836)
36
Letters from Robert Peters, Grace K. Atwood
39
Mystic Oldsters Tell It As It Was Francis Walbridge 42
Some Missisquoi Dutch, D. J. McIntosh 59
The Pattisons, Meada Pattison Fraser 67
Clarence Academy, painting by A. M. Pattison 74
Names of Associates, founders of Township of Stanbridge 76
Crown at Curwensville railway Station, 1908 78
Those Dutch Street Jones 79
School Days 83
Visitor’s Register 84
A Century Ago, Stanstead Journal
86
Weekly Gleaner, 1848
88
Missisquoi Sugar Shanties90
Compensation, D.J.M
91
Childhood Memories, Alice England Drayton 92
The Story of Glass and Ironstone At St Johns, Ruby Moore 94
The Phillips Junction Railway, Stephen Walbridge 100
Old Fashioned Christmas Violet B. Armstrong 109
Beauty, D.J.M
113
Thomas Cooper, from St Armand, Charles I. Lampee submitted by Susan H. Cook
114
Water Over the Dam, iD.J.M
125
CORNELL CONNECTIONS 127
Forward, Kenneth D. Tree 128
My Father, George Edwin Cornell Francis Elisabeth Cornell Dent 129
The Diary, George Edwin Cornell
130
The Trip from Edmonton Over the Hills
to Swan River Valley
170
Dad’s Journey, Loren O. Cornell 174
As I Remember Dad, Douglas Cornell 177
Some Memories of My Father Ruth Currie Cornell Hamson 178
As I Remember, Dolly Moore Cornell
182
One Frosty Morning, M.L. Wilkie 186
Granpop and I, M.L. Wilkie
187

Ears and Thumbs, M.L. Wilkie 188
Wild Strawberries & Cream M.L.Wilke 188
History of What I Know of the Old Grist Mill at Strandbridge East, Quebec. George
Edwin Cornell
195
Missisquoi Historical Society Officers 197
1977 M.H.S. Membership List
198
Price List of Books For Sale at Cornell Museum
200