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Bell Island Submarine Miner
General Plant News
Birthday greetings are extended to the following pensioners on the occasion of their birthdays:
C.S.M. Arnold BENNETT represented "J" Co., C.L.B., at the Lambeth Conference in London during the month of July. While there he attended Harrow College where he took a course in C.L.B. work from high ranking C.L.B. officers.
A former resident of Bell Island, Fred BLACKMORE, visited here during the summer. Mr. BLACKMORE is presently residing at Galt, On
Joseph KELLOWAY, Carbonear, visited Bell Island recently. Mr. KELLOWAY was employed with the Company previous to retiring on pension.
George RIDEOUT is back on the job after a five week vacation to Canadian and United States cities.
Flying Officer Lester TAYLOR of the R.C.A.F. arrived here recently to spend his leave of absence with his parents Mr. and Mrs. N.A. Taylor, Davidson Ave. Lester has been serving with the Air Force for three years. We wish him a pleasant holiday.
Mr. and Mrs. P. BENTLY returned recently to their home in England after spending two months here with their daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. B.W. TUCKER.
Deepest sympathy is extended to the relatives of the following people who died recently:
Mr. Jacob RIDEOUT who was receiving treatment at the Grace Hospital arrived home recently.
Mr. James BYRNE, Lance Cove, is presently very ill, we wish him a speedy recovery. Mr. BYRNE is a pensioner of Dominion Wabana Ore Division.
Eileen, 10-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon MURPHY, received treatment at St. John’s
James BYRNE No. 3 Slope employee suffered a paralytic stroke recently and is confined to his home No. 6 Rd., Wabana
Mose HIGGINS, Shops Department, has returned home from the Grace Hospital, and is feeling much better.
Pensioner Fred NEWTON entered hospital in St. John’s recently for treatment
George CANTWELL entered the Grace Hospital for treatment
RESULTS PUBLIC EXAMINATIONS
St. Edward’s Academy, Bell Island
Grade XI, 90% pass
Miss Catherine F. BUTLER, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John BUTLER, Main St, Bell Island has been awarded a centenary scholarship amounting to $600.00
The many friends of Miss Inez GOSSE, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald GOSSE, Davidson Ave are happy to hear that she is a winner of a $600.00 Responsible Government Centenary Scholarship for 1958.
The successful candidate is a pupil of St. Boniface Regional School. Miss GOSSE placed second in a class of 41, gaining an average mark of 80.1 percent. She will attend Memorial University and study first year education. She possesses the qualities of good leadership, together with an attractive personality and sterling character. We predict for her further success in the pursuit of her studies.
To her teachers, her parents and the talented young lady herself we offer our heartiest congratulations.
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