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Boyde Beck: November 2012 Archives

Boyde Beck - Health and Housekeeping Tips from 1920

BoydeBeck3.jpgThere are lots of people feeling the change in the weather - not to mention getting hit with a cold. Historian Boyde Beck has health and housekeeping tips from the 1920's that might just work today.

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Boyde Beck - 1881 Bank Fiasco

BoydeBeck3.jpgImagine you arrive and work and the boss has fled the province. Our Historian Boyde Beck  brings us the real story of the Bank of Prince Edward Island in 1881.

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Eerie Tale from 1852 - Boyde Beck

BoydeBeck2.jpgBoyde Beck tells us the eerie story about a crew of timber harvesters encountering something very strange in a forest near West Point in 1852. Boyde Beck, Mainstreet's Island Historian, warns those trick or treating near West Point.

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