The Wellington County Historical Society has arranged for an interesting evening later this month, when the members will show their collections of coloured antique glass and Mrs. Marion Owens will comment on them.
Mrs. Owens has
an interesting and varied background and is well qualified to speak to the
group. The Avenue Shop in
Mrs. Owens came
to Canada in 1947 from England, where during the Battle of Britain, she was
one of ten women to win the Order of the British Empire, O.B.E., for
bravery. She was the driver for the
Mrs. Owens comes from an artistic family, her grandfather, a noted sculptor, designed the cenotaph at White Hall.
The society is also presenting a musical program and refreshments.
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