Featuring Nellie McClung, this article comes from a 1974 collection intended to introduce students to Manitoba authors.
Nellie McClung was a well known speaker across Canada throughout the 1910-40 period. Here is a photo and short report of one such engagement from the 1920's.
A parchment Scroll in calligraphy indicating the gratitude of the Citizens of Manitou for the work of the McClungs during their time in the community. Presented to them at the time of their departure for Winnipeg in 1911.
The original document can be found in the Royal British Columbia Archive.