Item 1989-1 47 - Preparing doughnuts for Relief Sale

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CA MAO 1989-1 47


Preparing doughnuts for Relief Sale


  • 1970 (Creation)

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photograph : 21 x 28 cm

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([ca. 1936-2013])

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Hamilton Spectator employee

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Hamilton Spectator photo

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Preparing doughnuts for Relief Sale. On back of photo: Elmira Mennonite women. At left is Myra (Shoemaker) Brubacher; woman at right is Lydia (Kraemer) Brubacher.

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Original photograph owned by Hamilton Spectator (Hamilton, Ontario)

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Published in Hamilton Spectator, Women's section May 28, 1970 along with an article by Norma Bidwell. Caption in the newspaper reads: "Making 800 dozen tea balls (cake doughnuts) takes production-line frying. Mrs. Elmer S. Brubacher (left) and her sister-in-law, Mrs. Irvine Brubacher, and other women from Floradale Mennonite Church, Elmira, will begin making them at five o-clock in the morning on Saturday. the tea balls, alone, will raise $600 for world hunger."

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Bidwell, Norma. "Mennonite Feasting Fights Hunger." Hamilton Spectator, May 28, 1970. XIV-3.2.4/3.

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Price: 5.00
Megapixels: 5.5
Resolution: 2048x2671

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