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Thorsby - Bensen – 1969 - 1996.

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United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
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Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
4
Series Number
17
File Number
194
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
23 photographs
1 print
Scope and Content
File contains photographs of agent Wally and Barb Bensen and the Thorsby UFA Petroleum Agency. Also contains a biography form.
Subjects
Petroleum agencies
Names
Benson, Wally
Bensen, Barb
Places
Thorsby
Accession Number
UF 2015.0006.1354-.1378
Date
1969 - 1996
Notes
Wally Benson became the UFA petroleum agent at Thorsby in 1965.
Source
Archival Descriptions

Thorsby 20th anniversary – 1985.

Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Source
Archival Descriptions
Collection/Fonds
United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative fonds
Hierarchy Level
File
Collection/Fonds Number
4
Series Number
17
File Number
195
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
6 photographs
Scope and Content
File contains photographs ofa barbecue at the Thorsby UFA Petroleum Agency celebrating Wally Bensen's 20th anniversary as agent.
Subjects
Petroleum agencies
Names
Bensen, Barb
Bensen, Wally
Places
Thorsby
Accession Number
UF 2015.0006.1379-.1384
Date
1985
Source
Archival Descriptions

The U.F.A. Co-operator 5.1, (January, 1967) Page 9

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The U.F.A. Co-operator
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textual record (electronic)
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The U.F.A. Co-operator
Date
1967
Creator
The U.F.A. Co-operator
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Year
1967
Volume
5
Issue
The U.F.A. Co-operator 5.1, (January, 1967)
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.45
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The U.F.A. Co-operator
Wainwright, E. N. Arthur, Director D. C. Manderson of Ryley and Delegate Ross Taylor from Vermilion. #31;#29;#11;#11;Everyone looks happy but the exceptionally bright smile belongs to Mrs. Joe Tarkash of Vermilion who won the door prize at the Vermilion "Open House". #31;#29;#11;SNOW FUN #31;I am #31;Gloriously Giddy

The United Farmer 1980 September-October Page 9

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United Farmers of Alberta
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Date
1980
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1980
Volume
18
Issue
5
Month
September - October
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.147
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Wally Bensen #31;Thorsby #31;Pleasing people has been a hob- by of Wally Bensen's and many people will attest to the fact he does a good job of it. Raised on a farm, Wally went to school in Lac La Biche. He worked on oil rigs for four years and hauled water for twelve years. In

The United Farmer 1985 August-September Page 13

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United Farmers of Alberta
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Date
1985
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1985
Volume
23
Issue
4
Month
August- September
Call Number
UF 2002.0096.72
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
continue to outsell promises. #31;Enthusiasm will continue to be as contagious as ever. #31;People will go on preferring to do business with friends. #31;#29;#11;Wally Bensen, Cliff Herrick, Joe Konynenbelt, Jack Marshall, Palma Paulson, Pembina U.F.A. Co-op and Pincher Creek Co-op Association #31;were

The United Farmer 1974 March-April Page 5

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United Farmers of Alberta
Format
textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1974
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1974
Volume
12
Issue
2
Month
March - April
Call Number
UF2014.004.008
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
represented the Peace area since 1 968. #31;Mr. Vos raises grain on his farm at Keg River which is located approx- imately, 1 50 miles north of Peace River on the Mackenzie Highway. #31;Chairman of the advisory com- mittee for Improvement District #23, Mr. Vos is also a member of Unifarm. He and

The U.F.A. Co-operator 4.11, (December, 1966) Page 6

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The U.F.A. Co-operator
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textual record (electronic)
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The U.F.A. Co-operator
Date
1966
Creator
The U.F.A. Co-operator
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Year
1966
Volume
4
Issue
The U.F.A. Co-operator 4.11, (December, 1966)
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.44
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The U.F.A. Co-operator
. #31;* * * #31;WINS AWARD #31;CHRISTINE PIATEK, Head Office Credit De- partment, was recently honoured by the Calgary School Board at Awards Day. Chris joined LJ.F.A. Co-op Ltd. after completing her grade 12. #31;She achieved the highest marks in English 33 and was awarded the Queen Elizabeth Staff Award. Con

The United Farmer 1981 May-June Page 7

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United Farmers of Alberta
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Date
1981
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1981
Volume
19
Issue
3
Month
May - June
Call Number
UF 2002.0065.0053
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Salute to Service #31;#29;#11;Petroleum Agent Service Awards #31;(For the period from July 1, 1980 - June 30, 1981) #31;#29;#11;Whatever loyalty means to an individual, it's an important ingredient in life and doesn't deserve to be minimized. It's essential to doing a good job and is important to human

The United Farmer 1984 November-December Page 12

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United Farmers of Alberta
Format
textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1984
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1984
Volume
22
Issue
5
Month
November - December
Call Number
UF 2002.0065.0071
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
#11;It's Our 75th #31;#29;#11;#11;1918 - Carl Herbert Ohrn, Thorsby, bought two shares worth $5 each in the Leduc UFA Co-operative Association, Limited #31;#29;#11;#11;Petroleum Agency - 1946 #31;#29;#11;UNITED FARMERSi OF ALBERTA , C E HTHA lC OPERATIVE #31;#29;#11;O O LH EE #31;#29;#11;aft #31;#29;#11;#11;UFA Central Co-operative

The United Farmer 1980 November-December Page 13

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United Farmers of Alberta
Format
textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1980
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1980
Volume
18
Issue
6
Month
November - December
Call Number
UF 2004.0029.15
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
from Bill Little, who had been the UFA Agent at Okotoks since 1971. #31;Dick is engaged to Candance Rigelhof. For hobbies he enjoys curling, baseball and raquet ball. He is a member of Elks Club #31 of the Davisburg Community. #31;Congratulations Dick on your forthcoming marriage and every

The United Farmer 1967 June Page 10

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1967
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1967
Volume
5
Issue
6
Month
June
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.50
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
MacKintosh was born in the Re- public of Argentine and has lived in Peru, Brazil and Chile, where his fam- ily operated ranches. When the fam- ily came to Canada, they took a home- stead not too far from Edmonton. #31;"Mac", as he is often called, worked in his youth for the Imperial Bank of

The United Farmer 1970 January Page 10

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1970
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1970
Volume
8
Issue
1
Month
January
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.72
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
- 1961. He is now a member of the delegate body and repre- sents the Leduc area. His farm- ing enterprise is located at S.E. 18 - 49 - 27 - W4, where he is in the grain and poultry busi- ness. #31;Thorsby, Alberta is Mr. Ter- lesky's birth place. He acted as councilor of the Municipal Dis

The United Farmer 1980 September-October Page 8

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1980
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1980
Volume
18
Issue
5
Month
September - October
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.147
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Agents, who over the years have given and are conti- nuing to give reliable and efficient petroleum service in their area. #31;Stan Banack, Round Hill; Wally Benson, Thorsby; Cliff Herrick, Woking; Joe Konynenbelt, Noble- ford; Jack Marshall, Claresholm; Hilmer Olsen, Holden; Palma Paul

The United Farmer 1969 May Page 4

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1969
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1969
Volume
7
Issue
5
Month
May
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.68
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
during March at Lethbridge. Calgary. Red Deer and Edmonton. Attendance was better than ever before, as 85% of our direct Agents and 81% of our member Associations were on hand for the one-day meetings. We certainly appreciate the extra effort many Agents made in order to attend. #31;"Everyone is

The United Farmer 1973 March-April Page 15

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1973
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1973
Volume
11
Issue
2
Month
March - April
Call Number
UF 2005.0094.08
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Ratio #31;Carl joined UFA in March, 1968. He is a native of Foremost and since 1943 has owned and operated his own farm. For 15 winters Carl worked from Mani- toba to the Yukon Territories as a boiler man on oil rigs. #31;In 1971 Carl won the Most Farm Calls Award and this year won the

The U.F.A. Co-operator 2.7, (July, 1964) Page 9

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The U.F.A. Co-operator
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textual record (electronic)
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The U.F.A. Co-operator
Date
1964
Creator
The U.F.A. Co-operator
Publisher
Printing Department of United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Year
1964
Volume
2
Issue
The U.F.A. Co-operator 2.7, (July, 1964)
Call Number
UF 2002.0065.121
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The U.F.A. Co-operator
year it is hoped to have a bulk plant under con- struction in the new marketing area of La Crete. This will be U.F.A. Co-op's most northerly outlet, some 16 miles north of Peace River. Buck Lake and Thorsby have also been selected as locations to build new bulk agencies and these should

The U.F.A. Co-operator 4.2, (February, 1966) Page 11

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The U.F.A. Co-operator
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textual record (electronic)
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The U.F.A. Co-operator
Date
1966
Creator
The U.F.A. Co-operator
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Year
1966
Volume
4
Issue
The U.F.A. Co-operator 4.2, (February, 1966)
Call Number
UF 2014.0005.0009
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
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The U.F.A. Co-operator
modern co-operative enterprise balanced independence with interdependence, self-interest with good will, and action with foresight. The co-operative movement belongs to no one nation but has its roots in the traditions of all democratic peoples. I look forward with confidence to the contribution

The United Farmer 1971 July Page 3

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United Farmers of Alberta
Format
textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1971
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1971
Volume
9
Issue
6
Month
July
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.82
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
consists mainly of sheep. #31;Mr. McDonald joined the Can- adian Army in 1939 and saw action in Sicily, Italy and North- west Europe. He was discharged in 1945 with the rank of Sergeant. #31;His first association with United Farmers was in 1929, as a junior F.U.A. Member. Mr. McDonald has

The U.F.A. Co-operator 2.4, (April, 1964) Page 10

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The U.F.A. Co-operator
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textual record (electronic)
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The U.F.A. Co-operator
Date
1964
Creator
The U.F.A. Co-operator
Publisher
Printing Department of United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Year
1964
Volume
2
Issue
The U.F.A. Co-operator 2.4, (April, 1964)
Call Number
UF 2002.0065.118
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The U.F.A. Co-operator
possibly should take a look at some of the basic reasoning behind this successful co-operative to see why it functions as it does. Out- lined below are a few theories on which this farmer-owned U.F.A. Co-op operates. #31;AGRICULTURE - A Primary Industry #31;The early pioneers had foresight enough

The United Farmer 1972 April Page 15

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1972
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1972
Volume
10
Issue
3
Month
April
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.89
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
, Edgerton. #31;11 Delegate Marcel Hochstein, Pincher Creek; Farm Supply Managers Willie Trefiak, Provost; John Dueck, Lethbridge. #31;12 In the foreground at Electoral District 2B's table: Delegates Roy Getson, Wildwood; Joe Sejdl, Pon- oka; 1st Vice President Ewen McDonald, Alix; Dele- gates

The United Farmer 1976 July-August Page 12

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1976
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1976
Volume
14
Issue
4
Month
July - August
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.121
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
United Church, Curling Club and the Elks Lodge. #31;Mr. Wees and wife Feme have three children, Terry, Shelley-Rae and Scott. #31;#29;#11;#11;DARYL JEANOTTE #31;UFA Agent Bay Tree #31;Appointed Agent at Bay Tree on November 3rd, 1975, Daryl Jeannotte is very familiar with this area of Alberta. He was born

The United Farmer 1980 March-April Page 13

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1980
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1980
Volume
18
Issue
2
Month
March - April
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.143
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
have a daughter Gwen and a son Duane. For hobbies, Bert enjoys hun- ting and fishing. #31;#29;#11;Alfred Ritz #31;#29;#11;#11;Appointed Agent at High River on January 7, 1980, is Alfred Ritz. Originally from Thorsby, he grew up on the farm and received his schooling in Lacombe. #31;Prior to joining UFA, Al was

The United Farmer 1981 November-December Page 15

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1981
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1981
Volume
19
Issue
6
Month
November - December
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.154
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
Central Service, Farm Equipment Repair Shop in Holden. On June 1, 1981, Bert became the UFA Agent in Holden. #31;Bert and his wife Bobbi have two children Shala, 10, and Robyn, 7. The Schweitzers are active #31;#29;#11;members of their community. Bert is a member of the local Chamber of Commerce and

The United Farmer 1983 January-February Page 8

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1983
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1983
Volume
21
Issue
1
Month
January - February
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.160
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
attended school in Edmonton and Smoky Lake. His parents have been farming near Waskateneau since 1 967. John then went on to the University of Alberta where he graduated with a Bache- lor of Commerce Degree. #31;#29;#11;#11;Prior to joining UFA he worked for Shell Canada Limited for two years in

The United Farmer 1968 December Page 5

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1968
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1968
Volume
6
Issue
12
Month
December
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.64
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
know some big boys that, for Christmas, would like to be able to catch the fine fish that is shown in the picture. At this time of year you will just have to go south, fel- lows. However, a few months ago, Tony Gass caught this one close to home, and he is justifiably proud of his catch

The United Farmer 1970 March Page 4

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United Farmers of Alberta
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textual record (electronic)
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The United Farmer
Date
1970
Creator
United Farmers of Alberta
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Editor
Alice Switzer
Year
1970
Volume
8
Issue
2
Month
March
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.73
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The United Farmer
, basketball, badmin- ton, figure skating, football, and fast ball. He also served as secretary of the Central Alberta Referees Association in 1968. #31;Cliff has always shown a keen interest in community af- fairs and in 1964 was named Kinsman of the year in Hanna. #31;His firm belief that there

The U.F.A. Co-operator 4.10, (November, 1966) Page 9

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The U.F.A. Co-operator
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textual record (electronic)
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The U.F.A. Co-operator
Date
1966
Creator
The U.F.A. Co-operator
Publisher
Information Services Division of the United Farmers of Alberta Co-operative Limited
Year
1966
Volume
4
Issue
The U.F.A. Co-operator 4.10, (November, 1966)
Call Number
UF 2002.0053.43
Language
eng
Format
textual record (electronic)
Source
The U.F.A. Co-operator
, service was provided for four new areas as agencies were opened at Bow Island, Thorsby, Valleyview and Willingdon. In addition, a new bulk plant was constructed at Elk Point where ownership had previously rested with the local co-op store association. #31;No retail service stations were built

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